The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 132 113 120
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 14 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.33% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 2.00% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£283 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.07% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £290 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.58% +0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+48.93% -22.95%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
427 401 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.07% 16.78% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 156 241
Average daily rate £315 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 58 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Hertfordshire - 5 £350 -
Norfolk - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire -12 3 £283 -13.07% 3
Essex 0 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £220 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) MPLS
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (25.00%) C
5 5 (25.00%) Network Security
5 5 (25.00%) Multicast
6 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (20.00%) Network Design
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 4 (20.00%) Publishing
7 3 (15.00%) OSPF
7 3 (15.00%) BGP
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) DWDM
7 3 (15.00%) HP
7 3 (15.00%) DNS
7 3 (15.00%) SSL
7 3 (15.00%) IPv6
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) C++
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) MPLS
3 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) Multicast
5 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (15.00%) OSPF
6 3 (15.00%) BGP
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) DWDM
6 3 (15.00%) DNS
6 3 (15.00%) SSL
6 3 (15.00%) IPv6
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.00%) VLAN
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Web Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.00%) Economics
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) FreeBSD
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Network Design
1 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) DNA
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (10.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
1 1 (5.00%) JNCIS
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) OPNET
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) Serena
5 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (10.00%) Imperva
5 2 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Zeacom
6 1 (5.00%) Renesas
6 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) Coverity
6 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) Green Hills
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
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