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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 433 476 413
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -63
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 165 145 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.29% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 2.02% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 83 75
Median daily rate £350 £343 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +19.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £221 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £350 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.42% +34.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +84.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +31.81%
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
6861 7181 7561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.21% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4155 4271 4400
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 443 411
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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
South East +49 62 £345 -1.42% 8
London +8 55 £330 +10.00% 20
North West +19 18 £563 +66.66% 7
East of England +3 10 £415 +38.33% 11
South West +11 9 £265 -22.05% 3
West Midlands -12 4 - - 2
Yorkshire +10 2 £218 -45.62% 3
East Midlands -6 2 £400 - 1
North East - 1 £275 -
Ethernet
UK

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 129 (47.78%) Cisco
2 111 (41.11%) TCP/IP
3 99 (36.67%) Firewall
4 98 (36.30%) WAN
5 93 (34.44%) LAN
6 85 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
7 70 (25.93%) Wireless
7 70 (25.93%) MPLS
8 69 (25.56%) Windows
9 60 (22.22%) VPN
9 60 (22.22%) DNS
9 60 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 59 (21.85%) DHCP
10 59 (21.85%) Internet
11 57 (21.11%) CCNP
12 55 (20.37%) CCNA
13 53 (19.63%) OSPF
14 52 (19.26%) Change Management
14 52 (19.26%) Linux
15 51 (18.89%) Juniper
16 49 (18.15%) VoIP
16 49 (18.15%) Telecoms
17 45 (16.67%) BGP
18 42 (15.56%) ITIL
18 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
18 42 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
19 40 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
19 40 (14.81%) Degree
20 39 (14.44%) Active Directory
21 38 (14.07%) IPsec

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 11 (4.07%) IBM Notes
1 11 (4.07%) MS Exchange
2 5 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.48%) Confluence
3 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (1.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.74%) TPMS
5 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.37%) IIS
6 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (11.48%) MS Office
2 22 (8.15%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.07%) MS Visio
4 10 (3.70%) OrCAD
5 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.74%) Simulink
7 1 (0.37%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.07%) Office 365
2 6 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.11%) SaaS
3 3 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (41.11%) TCP/IP
2 99 (36.67%) Firewall
3 98 (36.30%) WAN
4 93 (34.44%) LAN
5 70 (25.93%) MPLS
5 70 (25.93%) Wireless
6 60 (22.22%) DNS
6 60 (22.22%) VPN
7 59 (21.85%) DHCP
7 59 (21.85%) Internet
8 53 (19.63%) OSPF
9 49 (18.15%) VoIP
10 45 (16.67%) BGP
11 42 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 40 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
13 38 (14.07%) IPsec
14 36 (13.33%) Network Security
15 33 (12.22%) SNMP
16 26 (9.63%) Cisco ASA
17 25 (9.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.85%) MySQL
3 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.74%) DB2
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (2.96%) JIRA
2 7 (2.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.48%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.11%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.11%) CppUnit
4 3 (1.11%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.11%) NetBeans
4 3 (1.11%) Protractor
4 3 (1.11%) Selenium
4 3 (1.11%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.74%) Automake
5 2 (0.74%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.74%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.74%) Subversion
6 1 (0.37%) PVCS
6 1 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.37%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 49 (18.15%) Telecoms
2 35 (12.96%) Finance
3 16 (5.93%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.33%) Retail
5 8 (2.96%) Legal
6 7 (2.59%) Advertising
6 7 (2.59%) Banking
7 5 (1.85%) Electronics
7 5 (1.85%) Military
8 4 (1.48%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.48%) Billing
9 3 (1.11%) Automotive
9 3 (1.11%) Marketing
10 2 (0.74%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) French Language
11 1 (0.37%) Games
11 1 (0.37%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.37%) Law
11 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (24.81%) Network Engineer
2 31 (11.48%) Architect
3 23 (8.52%) Support Engineer
4 22 (8.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 18 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 18 (6.67%) Network Architect
6 15 (5.56%) Administrator
6 15 (5.56%) Juniper Engineer
7 13 (4.81%) Analyst
8 12 (4.44%) Design Engineer
8 12 (4.44%) Electronics Engineer
8 12 (4.44%) Project Manager
9 11 (4.07%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (4.07%) Software Engineer
10 10 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
10 10 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 10 (3.70%) Electronics Design Engineer
11 9 (3.33%) Embedded Engineer
11 9 (3.33%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.89%) 802.1X
2 10 (3.70%) Web Services
3 4 (1.48%) Middleware
4 3 (1.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (1.11%) Qt
4 3 (1.11%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.74%) JSON
5 2 (0.74%) RESTful
5 2 (0.74%) XMPP
6 1 (0.37%) .NET
6 1 (0.37%) HTML
6 1 (0.37%) HTML5
6 1 (0.37%) Leaflet
6 1 (0.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 35 (12.96%) Management Information System
3 22 (8.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 21 (7.78%) Client/Server
5 18 (6.67%) Blackberry
6 13 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (4.07%) Driving Licence
8 9 (3.33%) Contactless
8 9 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (2.96%) CMDB
9 8 (2.96%) Smartcard
10 7 (2.59%) Cryptography
11 6 (2.22%) e-Health
11 6 (2.22%) PKI
11 6 (2.22%) Virtual Team
12 5 (1.85%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.48%) IVR
13 4 (1.48%) Mathematics
13 4 (1.48%) Statistics
13 4 (1.48%) STB
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.56%) Windows
2 52 (19.26%) Linux
3 32 (11.85%) Windows Server
4 28 (10.37%) Windows 7
5 26 (9.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (8.15%) Apple iOS
7 18 (6.67%) Unix
8 11 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.59%) Android
10 7 (2.59%) SUSE
11 5 (1.85%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.48%) Mac OS X
12 4 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.11%) Solaris
13 3 (1.11%) VxWorks
13 3 (1.11%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.74%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.26%) Change Management
2 42 (15.56%) ITIL
3 34 (12.59%) Service Management
4 31 (11.48%) Network Design
5 29 (10.74%) Time Management
6 27 (10.00%) Validation
7 26 (9.63%) Network Management
8 23 (8.52%) Load Balancing
8 23 (8.52%) Project Management
9 19 (7.04%) Information Security
9 19 (7.04%) Software Engineering
10 16 (5.93%) Identity Management
10 16 (5.93%) Network Monitoring
11 14 (5.19%) Migration
11 14 (5.19%) Network Architecture
11 14 (5.19%) PRINCE2
12 13 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (4.81%) ITSM
12 13 (4.81%) Load Testing
13 12 (4.44%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 20 (7.41%) C++
2 16 (5.93%) C
2 16 (5.93%) SQL
3 14 (5.19%) Java
4 11 (4.07%) C#
5 10 (3.70%) Python
6 8 (2.96%) Perl
7 6 (2.22%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.85%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.48%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.11%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.74%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.74%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.74%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.37%) Fortran
12 1 (0.37%) PHP
12 1 (0.37%) R
12 1 (0.37%) VB
12 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 85 (31.48%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (21.11%) CCNP
3 55 (20.37%) CCNA
4 40 (14.81%) Degree
5 36 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 23 (8.52%) SC Cleared
7 22 (8.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (7.78%) MCSA
9 19 (7.04%) ACDT
9 19 (7.04%) ACHDS
9 19 (7.04%) ACTC
9 19 (7.04%) MCDST
9 19 (7.04%) MCP
9 19 (7.04%) MCSE
9 19 (7.04%) MCSM
9 19 (7.04%) Network+ Certification
10 15 (5.56%) CCIE
11 12 (4.44%) A+ Certification
12 11 (4.07%) JNCIA
13 10 (3.70%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.19%) SLA
2 13 (4.81%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) COBIT
3 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.37%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.37%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.37%) JTAG
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 39 (14.44%) Active Directory
2 21 (7.78%) Virtual Servers
3 15 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.07%) Firmware
5 9 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.48%) NFS
6 4 (1.48%) vSphere
7 3 (1.11%) iptables
7 3 (1.11%) OpenSSH
8 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.74%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.74%) XenApp
9 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.37%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (4.81%) Nagios
2 6 (2.22%) EnCase
2 6 (2.22%) Puppet
3 5 (1.85%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (1.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 4 (1.48%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.48%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.74%) Cacti
6 2 (0.74%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.37%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.37%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco CME
7 1 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.37%) Netcool
7 1 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (0.37%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 129 (47.78%) Cisco
2 51 (18.89%) Juniper
3 42 (15.56%) Microsoft
4 34 (12.59%) F5
5 26 (9.63%) Citrix
6 25 (9.26%) VMware
7 24 (8.89%) CheckPoint
8 20 (7.41%) Apple
8 20 (7.41%) EMC
9 19 (7.04%) Oracle
10 17 (6.30%) CA
11 15 (5.56%) Riverbed
12 14 (5.19%) Red Hat
13 12 (4.44%) HP
14 11 (4.07%) Brocade
14 11 (4.07%) Huawei
14 11 (4.07%) Lotus
15 10 (3.70%) Avaya
15 10 (3.70%) BT
15 10 (3.70%) ServiceNow
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