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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 195 190 210
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 3 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.056% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.50% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 14
Average daily rate
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£390 £325 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £202 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -9.09%
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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
719 801 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.38% 13.78% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 513 573
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 30
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.37 £160.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

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 28 August 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 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) XenApp
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) MCSE
5 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) HP
6 5 (38.46%) IBM
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (38.46%) Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Server
6 5 (38.46%) Server Building
7 4 (30.77%) HP SIM
7 4 (30.77%) Fat Client
7 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) SNMP
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) VoIP
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
7 1 (7.69%) VRRP
7 1 (7.69%) H.323
7 1 (7.69%) WLAN
7 1 (7.69%) MPLS
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) IPv4
7 1 (7.69%) IPv6
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Server Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) SAN Administrator
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Thin Client
2 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 4 (30.77%) Fat Client
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.69%) iPhone
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Server Building
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Network Design
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) MCP
5 1 (7.69%) HNC
5 1 (7.69%) HND
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) vSphere
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (30.77%) HP SIM
2 4 (30.77%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) 3PAR
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Juniper
6 2 (15.38%) Brocade
7 1 (7.69%) NetScout
7 1 (7.69%) Polycom
7 1 (7.69%) Tandberg
7 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.69%) Aruba
7 1 (7.69%) Apple
7 1 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) AppSense
7 1 (7.69%) Altiris
7 1 (7.69%) Google
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £382.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spinnaker Red
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago