The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 158 210 198
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -12
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.051% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 0.39% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £392 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.92% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £330 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £390 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £360 £286
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +25.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.57%
Ethernet
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
533 764 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.74% 12.87% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 566 489
Median daily rate £470 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 24
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.98 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -12.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) SNMP
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Network Design
4 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) CCNP
4 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) Junos
5 3 (33.33%) Fintech
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) Brocade
5 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) ISDN
6 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
6 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) OSPF
2 6 (66.67%) BGP
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) SNMP
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (33.33%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) ISDN
5 3 (33.33%) Junos
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Security Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Fintech
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
3 1 (11.11%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Design
2 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
4 1 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNP
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCDA
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
2 1 (11.11%) CCSA
2 1 (11.11%) CCSE
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) MiFID
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) EnCase
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Brocade
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) Infoblox
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
4 1 (11.11%) Samsung
4 1 (11.11%) VMware