The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 127 134 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 1 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.041% 0.25% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 1.58% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £250 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £355 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +77.77%
Ethernet
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
455 444 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.71% 15.71% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 194 284
Median daily rate £375 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £227 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £347
% change year-on-year
- +4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 65 75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £51.75 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +22 1 - - 4
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) 802.1X
2 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (50.00%) Frame Relay
2 4 (50.00%) ATM
3 3 (37.50%) 802.11
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Nokia
3 3 (37.50%) Firmware
3 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) xDSL
3 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Riverbed
3 3 (37.50%) Data Privacy
4 2 (25.00%) Server Hardening
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (12.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
1 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (62.50%) Network Security
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (50.00%) ATM
2 4 (50.00%) Frame Relay
3 3 (37.50%) 802.11
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) xDSL
4 2 (25.00%) BGP
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Internet
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (12.50%) Verilog
2 1 (12.50%) VHDL
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (37.50%) Data Privacy
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
2 2 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Nokia
1 3 (37.50%) Riverbed
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (12.50%) Avaya
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) Nortel