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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 501 469 459
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -10
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 129 147 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.28% 0.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 2.00% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 70 56
Median daily rate £355 £350 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +19.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £355 £286
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +24.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 15
Median hourly rate £36.50 £22.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.90% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £12.25 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.15 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £39.08 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.58% +11.64%
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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
8066 7349 6699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.16% 14.25% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4979 4266 3610
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 451 400
Median hourly rate £28.00 £20.94 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.74% +4.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%

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 24 July 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
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 24 July 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 46 £325 -7.14% 9
South East -23 39 £363 -4.60% 18
South West +11 19 £400 -4.19% 4
West Midlands -22 10 £425 - 8
East of England +16 6 £320 +28.00% 3
North West -5 5 £700 +55.55% 7
Yorkshire +1 4 £180 -52.00% 5
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Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 125 (51.23%) Cisco
2 100 (40.98%) Firewall
3 85 (34.84%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (29.51%) MPLS
5 66 (27.05%) TCP/IP
6 65 (26.64%) Windows
7 64 (26.23%) BGP
8 61 (25.00%) OSPF
9 60 (24.59%) VPN
10 59 (24.18%) WAN
11 58 (23.77%) Linux
11 58 (23.77%) Data Centre
12 57 (23.36%) ITIL
13 50 (20.49%) LAN
13 50 (20.49%) Wireless
13 50 (20.49%) Cisco Nexus
14 48 (19.67%) IPsec
15 45 (18.44%) Internet
16 43 (17.62%) Telecoms
17 42 (17.21%) CCNP
18 40 (16.39%) DHCP
18 40 (16.39%) Cisco ASA
19 38 (15.57%) VoIP
20 37 (15.16%) Microsoft
21 36 (14.75%) DNS
21 36 (14.75%) Juniper
22 33 (13.52%) CCNA
22 33 (13.52%) Change Management
23 32 (13.11%) SNMP
23 32 (13.11%) Security Cleared

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 6 (2.46%) IBM Notes
2 5 (2.05%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.64%) IIS
4 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (9.02%) MS Office
2 21 (8.61%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.41%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.10%) Office 365
2 5 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.82%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (40.98%) Firewall
2 72 (29.51%) MPLS
3 66 (27.05%) TCP/IP
4 64 (26.23%) BGP
5 61 (25.00%) OSPF
6 60 (24.59%) VPN
7 59 (24.18%) WAN
8 50 (20.49%) Cisco Nexus
8 50 (20.49%) LAN
8 50 (20.49%) Wireless
9 48 (19.67%) IPsec
10 45 (18.44%) Internet
11 40 (16.39%) Cisco ASA
11 40 (16.39%) DHCP
12 38 (15.57%) VoIP
13 36 (14.75%) DNS
14 32 (13.11%) SNMP
15 28 (11.48%) SAN
15 28 (11.48%) SSL
16 27 (11.07%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.41%) DB2
2 1 (0.41%) FileMaker
2 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.46%) ClearCase
1 6 (2.46%) CppUnit
1 6 (2.46%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.23%) Subversion
3 2 (0.82%) Hudson
3 2 (0.82%) JIRA
3 2 (0.82%) VectorCAST
3 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.41%) NetBeans
General
1 43 (17.62%) Telecoms
2 18 (7.38%) Finance
3 6 (2.46%) Billing
3 6 (2.46%) Retail
4 4 (1.64%) Back Office
4 4 (1.64%) Legal
5 3 (1.23%) Avionics
5 3 (1.23%) Electronics
5 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.23%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.82%) German Language
6 2 (0.82%) Military
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.41%) French Language
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (29.10%) Network Engineer
2 32 (13.11%) Support Engineer
3 23 (9.43%) Cisco Engineer
4 21 (8.61%) Software Engineer
5 20 (8.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (5.33%) Architect
7 12 (4.92%) Analyst
7 12 (4.92%) Embedded Engineer
7 12 (4.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (4.51%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (3.69%) Developer
10 8 (3.28%) Cisco Support
10 8 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.28%) Network Support
10 8 (3.28%) Network Support Engineer
10 8 (3.28%) Project Manager
11 7 (2.87%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 7 (2.87%) Firewall Engineer
11 7 (2.87%) Network Architect
11 7 (2.87%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.20%) 802.1X
2 8 (3.28%) Regular Expression
3 6 (2.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (2.05%) Middleware
5 4 (1.64%) OCX
5 4 (1.64%) Web Services
5 4 (1.64%) XML
6 1 (0.41%) .NET
6 1 (0.41%) HTML
6 1 (0.41%) HTML5
6 1 (0.41%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.77%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.79%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.51%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.51%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.51%) PKI
4 10 (4.10%) e-Health
4 10 (4.10%) FlexPod
5 9 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.69%) Blackberry
6 8 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (2.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (2.46%) Internet of Things
9 5 (2.05%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.64%) Arduino
10 4 (1.64%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.64%) Fintech
10 4 (1.64%) Home Automation
10 4 (1.64%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (26.64%) Windows
2 58 (23.77%) Linux
3 31 (12.70%) Windows Server
4 18 (7.38%) Unix
5 16 (6.56%) Windows 7
6 10 (4.10%) Data ONTAP
7 8 (3.28%) Windows XP
8 7 (2.87%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.46%) Windows 10
9 6 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.05%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.64%) Android
11 4 (1.64%) VxWorks
11 4 (1.64%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.23%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.82%) Solaris
13 2 (0.82%) SUSE
13 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.36%) ITIL
2 33 (13.52%) Change Management
3 23 (9.43%) Software Engineering
4 22 (9.02%) Network Design
5 21 (8.61%) Load Balancing
5 21 (8.61%) Project Management
6 20 (8.20%) Migration
6 20 (8.20%) Service Management
7 16 (6.56%) Change Control
8 15 (6.15%) Network Management
9 13 (5.33%) PRINCE2
9 13 (5.33%) Problem Management
9 13 (5.33%) Service Delivery
10 12 (4.92%) Capacity Management
10 12 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (4.10%) Incident Management
11 10 (4.10%) ITSM
11 10 (4.10%) Presales
12 9 (3.69%) Information Security
13 8 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.25%) C
2 14 (5.74%) C++
3 13 (5.33%) SQL
4 9 (3.69%) Java
5 8 (3.28%) Embedded C
6 7 (2.87%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.05%) Perl
7 5 (2.05%) Python
8 4 (1.64%) C#
9 3 (1.23%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.82%) ANSI C
10 2 (0.82%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.41%) Fortran
11 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.41%) R
11 1 (0.41%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 85 (34.84%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (17.21%) CCNP
3 33 (13.52%) CCNA
4 32 (13.11%) Security Cleared
5 28 (11.48%) Degree
6 17 (6.97%) CCIE
6 17 (6.97%) SC Cleared
7 15 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (5.33%) MCP
9 12 (4.92%) MCSA
10 11 (4.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 10 (4.10%) CCSE
12 8 (3.28%) JNCIE
12 8 (3.28%) MCSE
12 8 (3.28%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (2.87%) A+ Certification
13 7 (2.87%) ACTC
13 7 (2.87%) JNCIP
13 7 (2.87%) MCDST
13 7 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.56%) SLA
2 14 (5.74%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.23%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.41%) DO-254
5 1 (0.41%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (10.66%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.74%) vSphere
4 7 (2.87%) Firmware
4 7 (2.87%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.87%) Virtual Servers
5 6 (2.46%) iptables
5 6 (2.46%) OpenSSH
6 4 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.23%) NFS
8 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.82%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.41%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.41%) Samba
9 1 (0.41%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (5.33%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (4.51%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (3.28%) SolarWinds Orion
4 6 (2.46%) OpenView
5 4 (1.64%) Amdocs OSS
5 4 (1.64%) Nagios
6 3 (1.23%) Netcool
6 3 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.23%) Puppet
7 2 (0.82%) Ansible
7 2 (0.82%) EnCase
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.41%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) vMotion
Vendors
1 125 (51.23%) Cisco
2 37 (15.16%) Microsoft
3 36 (14.75%) Juniper
4 29 (11.89%) CheckPoint
4 29 (11.89%) F5
5 26 (10.66%) VMware
6 23 (9.43%) HP
7 16 (6.56%) IBM
8 14 (5.74%) Oracle
9 13 (5.33%) CA
9 13 (5.33%) SolarWinds
10 12 (4.92%) Citrix
10 12 (4.92%) Extreme Networks
10 12 (4.92%) Palo Alto
11 10 (4.10%) NetApp
12 9 (3.69%) Apple
12 9 (3.69%) Dell
13 7 (2.87%) Intel
13 7 (2.87%) ServiceNow
13 7 (2.87%) Splunk
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