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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 189 218 211
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 11 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.39% 1.49% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £163 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -56.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £100 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.56%
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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
794 871 981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.48% 11.84% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 581 644
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 44
Average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £16.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £60.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -2.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet.

1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) DNS
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco
4 9 (36.00%) SAN
4 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 9 (36.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) Firewall
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) Apache
6 7 (28.00%) Regular Expression
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 6 (24.00%) Citrix
7 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.00%) BGP
8 5 (20.00%) SSH
8 5 (20.00%) VLAN
8 5 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (20.00%) IBM
8 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.00%) ATM
8 5 (20.00%) LAN
8 5 (20.00%) SDH
8 5 (20.00%) IIS
9 4 (16.00%) MS Office
9 4 (16.00%) Perl
9 4 (16.00%) PHP
9 4 (16.00%) MySQL
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (16.00%) Moodle
4 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) DNS
2 9 (36.00%) SAN
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
5 5 (20.00%) BGP
5 5 (20.00%) SSH
5 5 (20.00%) VLAN
5 5 (20.00%) WAN
5 5 (20.00%) ATM
5 5 (20.00%) LAN
5 5 (20.00%) SDH
6 4 (16.00%) UMTS
6 4 (16.00%) GSM
6 4 (16.00%) DHCP
6 4 (16.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) IPsec
6 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Storage Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Storage Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Server Support
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Support
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) E-Learning
1 4 (16.00%) Learning Management System
2 3 (12.00%) Firmware
3 2 (8.00%) iPhone
3 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.00%) IBM XIV
4 1 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Handset
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) FMCG
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) CentOS
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (12.00%) SUSE
4 3 (12.00%) AIX
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) ITIL
1 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (16.00%) Service Management
2 3 (12.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Management
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Perl
2 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (16.00%) sed
2 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) NCDA
1 2 (8.00%) NCIE
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.00%) MCDST
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (16.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) FreeRADIUS
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) NFS
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (8.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (16.00%) NetApp
6 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle
8 2 (8.00%) Ericsson
8 2 (8.00%) Symantec
8 2 (8.00%) HP
8 2 (8.00%) Intel
8 2 (8.00%) Altiris
9 1 (4.00%) CA
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