The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 16 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 15 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.32% 2.38% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.74% 11.11% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
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£231 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £263 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+96.96% -56.00%
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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 Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 27 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 33.66% 21.43% 42.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 25
Average daily rate £320 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
2 17 (68.00%) Nokia
3 16 (64.00%) Ericsson
4 12 (48.00%) MPLS
4 12 (48.00%) VPN
5 11 (44.00%) Firewall
5 11 (44.00%) Back Office
5 11 (44.00%) NEC
6 9 (36.00%) IPsec
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 9 (36.00%) SNMP
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (36.00%) BGP
7 8 (32.00%) Network Management
7 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
8 7 (28.00%) Validation
8 7 (28.00%) CCIE
8 7 (28.00%) VoIP
9 6 (24.00%) Network Architecture
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (24.00%) FWSM
9 6 (24.00%) HSRP
9 6 (24.00%) OSPF
9 6 (24.00%) VRRP
9 6 (24.00%) Radware
9 6 (24.00%) UMTS
9 6 (24.00%) Juniper
9 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
9 6 (24.00%) LTE

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 12 (48.00%) MPLS
1 12 (48.00%) VPN
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) IPsec
3 9 (36.00%) SNMP
3 9 (36.00%) BGP
4 7 (28.00%) VoIP
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (24.00%) FWSM
5 6 (24.00%) HSRP
5 6 (24.00%) OSPF
5 6 (24.00%) VRRP
5 6 (24.00%) UMTS
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (24.00%) LTE
6 5 (20.00%) RSVP
7 3 (12.00%) VLAN
8 2 (8.00%) Internet
8 2 (8.00%) 3G
8 2 (8.00%) WAN
General
1 21 (84.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (44.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Back Office Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Design Engineer
4 7 (28.00%) IP Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Network Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support
6 2 (8.00%) Network Support Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Transmission Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Transmission Planner
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) CentOS
1 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Network Management
1 8 (32.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (28.00%) Validation
3 6 (24.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (4.00%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Statistical Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCIE
3 2 (8.00%) CCSP
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCDP
4 1 (4.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Nokia
2 16 (64.00%) Ericsson
3 11 (44.00%) NEC
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) Radware
5 6 (24.00%) Juniper
5 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (24.00%) Redback
5 6 (24.00%) Huawei
6 1 (4.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 1 (4.00%) Cramer
6 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds