The table below looks at the statistics for Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank 615 616 596
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.087% 0.054% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £305 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50
Gigabit 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
8058 7360 6929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.18% 14.23% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4989 4283 3738
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 459 407
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

Gigabit Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Gigabit Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in England

Gigabit Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Gigabit Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in England

Gigabit Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Gigabit Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in England

Gigabit Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Gigabit Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in England

Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
South West - 6 £250 -
London - 1 £375 -
Gigabit Ethernet
UK

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet.

1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) SSH
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (50.00%) PuTTY
3 4 (50.00%) Change Control
3 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) OCX
3 4 (50.00%) Telnet
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) ADSL
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) CCIE
4 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto

Gigabit 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) BGP
2 5 (62.50%) EIGRP
2 5 (62.50%) Network Security
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) PuTTY
3 4 (50.00%) SSH
3 4 (50.00%) Telnet
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) ADSL
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (12.50%) Fast Ethernet
5 1 (12.50%) HSRP
5 1 (12.50%) IGMP
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Network Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) EMC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) OCX
2 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Control
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CCNP
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) CCIE
2 3 (37.50%) Check Point Certification
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCSE
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Palo Alto
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft