The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 500 448 432
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -16
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 124 177 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.34% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.63% 2.43% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 99 86
Median daily rate £345 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £208 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £520 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 29
Median hourly rate £38.25 £31.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.38% +37.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £13.70 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.52 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +68.42%
Ethernet
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
7591 7288 7913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.33% 13.84% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4672 4253 4449
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 375 491 449
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
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 England

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in England

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Ethernet
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 Ethernet within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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 +21 51 £375 -0.85% 16
South East -24 28 £340 +0.36% 10
North West +14 14 £488 -23.22% 8
West Midlands -18 14 £425 -15.00% 2
South West -3 6 £325 -17.19% 2
Yorkshire +8 5 £210 -47.50% 3
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
East of England -1 1 - - 4
North East -21 1 - - 1
Ethernet
UK

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 England region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 123 (47.67%) Cisco
2 90 (34.88%) Firewall
3 89 (34.50%) TCP/IP
4 79 (30.62%) WAN
5 78 (30.23%) LAN
6 74 (28.68%) Windows
7 72 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
8 70 (27.13%) MPLS
9 65 (25.19%) ITIL
10 62 (24.03%) Wireless
11 60 (23.26%) Data Centre
12 57 (22.09%) Internet
13 52 (20.16%) Linux
13 52 (20.16%) OSPF
14 49 (18.99%) VPN
15 48 (18.60%) BGP
16 47 (18.22%) Cisco Nexus
17 44 (17.05%) Change Management
18 43 (16.67%) DHCP
19 42 (16.28%) Security Cleared
20 41 (15.89%) Microsoft
20 41 (15.89%) CCNP
20 41 (15.89%) Telecoms
21 39 (15.12%) Service Management
22 38 (14.73%) Wi-Fi
22 38 (14.73%) IPsec
22 38 (14.73%) CCNA
23 37 (14.34%) DNS
23 37 (14.34%) Degree
24 36 (13.95%) Cisco ASA

Ethernet
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.04%) IBM Notes
2 9 (3.49%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.55%) Confluence
4 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.78%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.78%) TPMS
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.39%) IIS
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (13.18%) MS Office
2 23 (8.91%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.16%) OrCAD
4 3 (1.16%) Simulink
5 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.39%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.26%) Office 365
2 4 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.78%) GitHub
3 2 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 90 (34.88%) Firewall
2 89 (34.50%) TCP/IP
3 79 (30.62%) WAN
4 78 (30.23%) LAN
5 70 (27.13%) MPLS
6 62 (24.03%) Wireless
7 57 (22.09%) Internet
8 52 (20.16%) OSPF
9 49 (18.99%) VPN
10 48 (18.60%) BGP
11 47 (18.22%) Cisco Nexus
12 43 (16.67%) DHCP
13 38 (14.73%) IPsec
13 38 (14.73%) Wi-Fi
14 37 (14.34%) DNS
15 36 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
16 34 (13.18%) SNMP
16 34 (13.18%) VoIP
17 30 (11.63%) Network Security
18 26 (10.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.78%) MySQL
4 1 (0.39%) DB2
4 1 (0.39%) FileMaker
4 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (3.10%) ClearCase
1 8 (3.10%) CppUnit
2 7 (2.71%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (1.94%) JIRA
5 3 (1.16%) LabVIEW
5 3 (1.16%) Subversion
6 2 (0.78%) Automake
6 2 (0.78%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.39%) PVCS
7 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (15.89%) Telecoms
2 29 (11.24%) Finance
3 6 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.94%) Billing
4 5 (1.94%) Legal
5 4 (1.55%) Advertising
5 4 (1.55%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.55%) Back Office
5 4 (1.55%) Marketing
6 3 (1.16%) Automotive
6 3 (1.16%) Electronics
6 3 (1.16%) Military
6 3 (1.16%) Retail
7 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.39%) Avionics
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 68 (26.36%) Network Engineer
2 35 (13.57%) Support Engineer
3 25 (9.69%) Architect
4 20 (7.75%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (6.98%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 16 (6.20%) Software Engineer
7 15 (5.81%) Desktop Support
8 13 (5.04%) Network Architect
9 11 (4.26%) Analyst
9 11 (4.26%) Embedded Engineer
10 10 (3.88%) Systems Engineer
11 9 (3.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 9 (3.49%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (3.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 8 (3.10%) Network Support
12 8 (3.10%) Project Manager
13 7 (2.71%) Administrator
13 7 (2.71%) Developer
13 7 (2.71%) Support Analyst
13 7 (2.71%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.91%) 802.1X
2 8 (3.10%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (3.10%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.55%) Web Services
4 3 (1.16%) OCX
5 2 (0.78%) JSON
5 2 (0.78%) Middleware
5 2 (0.78%) RESTful
5 2 (0.78%) XMPP
6 1 (0.39%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) HTML
6 1 (0.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 60 (23.26%) Data Centre
2 32 (12.40%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 17 (6.59%) Client/Server
5 16 (6.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 14 (5.43%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.88%) Computer Science
8 9 (3.49%) Driving Licence
8 9 (3.49%) PKI
9 8 (3.10%) CMDB
10 6 (2.33%) Cryptography
10 6 (2.33%) e-Health
10 6 (2.33%) FlexPod
10 6 (2.33%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.55%) Fintech
11 4 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (1.16%) Internet of Things
12 3 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 74 (28.68%) Windows
2 52 (20.16%) Linux
3 34 (13.18%) Windows Server
4 28 (10.85%) Windows 7
5 19 (7.36%) Unix
6 18 (6.98%) Apple iOS
7 17 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (3.10%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.71%) Windows 10
10 6 (2.33%) Android
10 6 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
10 6 (2.33%) VxWorks
10 6 (2.33%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.94%) Windows NT
11 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.55%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.55%) SUSE
13 2 (0.78%) Solaris
13 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.19%) ITIL
2 44 (17.05%) Change Management
3 39 (15.12%) Service Management
4 30 (11.63%) Network Design
5 24 (9.30%) Load Balancing
6 23 (8.91%) Project Management
6 23 (8.91%) Time Management
7 21 (8.14%) Software Engineering
8 19 (7.36%) Migration
8 19 (7.36%) Network Management
9 17 (6.59%) ITSM
9 17 (6.59%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.59%) Validation
10 15 (5.81%) Change Control
11 14 (5.43%) Network Monitoring
12 13 (5.04%) Information Security
12 13 (5.04%) Problem Management
13 11 (4.26%) Configuration Management
13 11 (4.26%) Identity Management
13 11 (4.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.91%) C
2 19 (7.36%) C++
3 14 (5.43%) Java
4 12 (4.65%) Python
5 11 (4.26%) SQL
6 10 (3.88%) Perl
6 10 (3.88%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.55%) MATLAB
8 3 (1.16%) C#
9 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.39%) Fortran
10 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.39%) PHP
10 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.39%) R
10 1 (0.39%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 72 (27.91%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 41 (15.89%) CCNP
4 38 (14.73%) CCNA
5 37 (14.34%) Degree
6 27 (10.47%) SC Cleared
7 20 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (7.36%) MCP
9 18 (6.98%) MCSA
10 17 (6.59%) MCSE
10 17 (6.59%) Network+ Certification
11 16 (6.20%) ACDT
11 16 (6.20%) ACHDS
11 16 (6.20%) ACTC
11 16 (6.20%) CCIE
11 16 (6.20%) MCDST
11 16 (6.20%) MCSM
12 14 (5.43%) A+ Certification
13 12 (4.65%) DV Cleared
14 11 (4.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) SLA
2 13 (5.04%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) COBIT
4 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.39%) DO-254
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.39%) JTAG
4 1 (0.39%) MiFID
4 1 (0.39%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (13.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
3 14 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.49%) Firmware
5 8 (3.10%) iptables
5 8 (3.10%) OpenSSH
6 7 (2.71%) vSphere
7 5 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.16%) NFS
9 2 (0.78%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.78%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.78%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.39%) BIND 9
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.39%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 1 (0.39%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (5.04%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (3.10%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (2.71%) Nagios
4 6 (2.33%) OpenView
5 4 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.55%) EnCase
6 3 (1.16%) Amdocs OSS
6 3 (1.16%) Netcool
6 3 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.16%) Puppet
7 2 (0.78%) Ansible
7 2 (0.78%) Cacti
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.39%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 123 (47.67%) Cisco
2 41 (15.89%) Microsoft
3 36 (13.95%) Juniper
4 31 (12.02%) CheckPoint
5 28 (10.85%) F5
6 23 (8.91%) Citrix
6 23 (8.91%) VMware
7 20 (7.75%) HP
7 20 (7.75%) Oracle
8 18 (6.98%) Apple
9 15 (5.81%) CA
10 14 (5.43%) ServiceNow
10 14 (5.43%) SolarWinds
11 13 (5.04%) Lotus
12 12 (4.65%) EMC
12 12 (4.65%) Extreme Networks
12 12 (4.65%) Palo Alto
13 11 (4.26%) SevOne
14 10 (3.88%) Riverbed
15 9 (3.49%) Dell
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