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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 180 184 184
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 5 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.098% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.73% 1.67% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
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£275 £193 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -51.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.85 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +14.28%
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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
682 657 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.32% 11.20% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 414 570
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 45
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.65 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £33.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £23.33
% change year-on-year
+45.00% -14.27%

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
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 3 March 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) tcpdump
5 4 (26.67%) F5
5 4 (26.67%) Multicast
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (26.67%) CCSE
5 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 4 (26.67%) CCSA
5 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) CCSP
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (26.67%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) tcpdump
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (26.67%) Multicast
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 3 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) ATM
6 2 (13.33%) GSM
6 2 (13.33%) SDH
6 2 (13.33%) UMTS
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) WFM
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCSP
1 4 (26.67%) CCSA
1 4 (26.67%) CCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCEE
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCEA
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) VCP4
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) F5
5 3 (20.00%) Altiris
6 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
6 2 (13.33%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) HP
7 1 (6.67%) Intel
7 1 (6.67%) Nokia
7 1 (6.67%) CA
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (6.67%) Google
7 1 (6.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
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