The table below looks at the statistics for Ethereal skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethereal over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethereal
Rank 625 649 605
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -44
Contract jobs citing Ethereal 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.013% 0.027% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ethereal
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7577 7307 7875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.41% 13.86% 14.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4657 4242 4433
Median daily rate £400 £382 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +1.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 506 446
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Ethereal
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Ethereal Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ethereal
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ethereal Daily Rate Trend in England

Ethereal
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ethereal Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ethereal
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethereal within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
London - 1 £450 -
Ethereal
UK

Ethereal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ethereal 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 England region with a requirement for Ethereal.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP

Ethereal
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 802.11
1 1 (100.00%) ATM
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DWDM
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) GSM
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) PPP
1 1 (100.00%) RIP
1 1 (100.00%) SDH
1 1 (100.00%) SONET
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TACACS
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mandriva Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cacti
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CME
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (100.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds