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 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
London / City of London
Rank 148 147 183
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +36
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.38% 1.16% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Median daily rate £382 £351 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -17.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £318 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £384 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +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 City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
363 344 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.28% 10.90% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 244 496
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 15
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +60.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £25.78 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-42.66% +36.36%

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
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 28 February 2017.

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 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
5 3 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (25.00%) IPsec
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) CCNP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) MPLS
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Internet
3 3 (25.00%) IPsec
3 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) 802.11
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) HSRP
4 2 (16.67%) ICMP
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) SSH
4 2 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (16.67%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Grid Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (16.67%) Database Security
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Security Operations
2 2 (16.67%) SIEM
2 2 (16.67%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Security
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (8.33%) CCIE
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (16.67%) COBIT
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) GPFS
2 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (8.33%) LXC
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (16.67%) Cobbler
4 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Apple
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) F5
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (8.33%) AppSense
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (8.33%) Sonus
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Verint
3 1 (8.33%) VMware