The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Essex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 63 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.38% - 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.33% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £280 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £33.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+21.48% -2.17%
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 69 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.51% 16.27% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 14
Average daily rate £400 £320 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £168 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.20 £46.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
Ethernet
East of England

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 1 £400 -
Rayleigh - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Ethernet
East of England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet.

1 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (50.00%) Siemens
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Zeacom
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) MGCP
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Ethernet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (25.00%) MGCP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PLC Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Siemens
1 2 (50.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 1 (25.00%) Zeacom
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco