The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
North West / Cheshire
Rank 44 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 5 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% - 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.58% - 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £244 - £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.11% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year
-46.25% +25.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 186 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.02% 20.37% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 109 74
Median daily rate £338 £475 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +21.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £245 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ethernet across the Cheshire region.

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet across the Cheshire region.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) CCNP
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Service Management
5 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) CCIE
7 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) NHS
7 2 (15.38%) 3G
7 2 (15.38%) 802.11
7 2 (15.38%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (15.38%) 4G
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless Security
7 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) 2G
7 2 (15.38%) 3G
7 2 (15.38%) 4G
7 2 (15.38%) 802.11
7 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless Security
8 1 (7.69%) Broadband
8 1 (7.69%) LTE
8 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (7.69%) RS-232
8 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Principal Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Domain Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Controller
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Controller
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Load Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) OOP
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.69%) CWNA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Huawei
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) NEC
2 2 (15.38%) Nokia Networks
2 2 (15.38%) Tellabs
3 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Mercator
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Nokia
3 1 (7.69%) VMware