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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 15 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 18 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.06% 0.93% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.03% 4.00% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
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£310 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £265 £311
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -14.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -14.72%
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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
62 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.64% 23.15% 23.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 7
Average daily rate £360 £290 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £345 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £17.75 £9.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.84% -74.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 17 (70.83%) Nokia
3 16 (66.67%) Ericsson
4 15 (62.50%) MPLS
5 14 (58.33%) VPN
6 13 (54.17%) SNMP
6 13 (54.17%) BGP
6 13 (54.17%) Firewall
6 13 (54.17%) IPsec
7 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
7 12 (50.00%) Network Management
7 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (45.83%) Cisco
8 11 (45.83%) CCIE
8 11 (45.83%) LTE
8 11 (45.83%) Huawei
8 11 (45.83%) Validation
9 10 (41.67%) Redback
9 10 (41.67%) Juniper
9 10 (41.67%) Radware
10 9 (37.50%) VRRP
10 9 (37.50%) OSPF
10 9 (37.50%) UMTS
10 9 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (37.50%) FWSM
10 9 (37.50%) HSRP
10 9 (37.50%) Network Architecture
11 8 (33.33%) VoIP
11 8 (33.33%) RSVP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 15 (62.50%) MPLS
2 14 (58.33%) VPN
3 13 (54.17%) SNMP
3 13 (54.17%) BGP
3 13 (54.17%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) IPsec
4 11 (45.83%) LTE
5 9 (37.50%) FWSM
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
5 9 (37.50%) VRRP
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (37.50%) HSRP
5 9 (37.50%) OSPF
5 9 (37.50%) UMTS
6 8 (33.33%) VoIP
6 8 (33.33%) RSVP
7 4 (16.67%) 2G
7 4 (16.67%) 3G
8 3 (12.50%) SDH
9 2 (8.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MS Access
General
1 21 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Design Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Transmission Engineer
3 8 (33.33%) IP Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Architect
4 6 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (25.00%) Back Office Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 12 (50.00%) Network Management
2 11 (45.83%) Validation
3 9 (37.50%) Network Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCIE
3 2 (8.33%) CCSP
3 2 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCDP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cacti
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Nokia
2 16 (66.67%) Ericsson
3 11 (45.83%) Huawei
3 11 (45.83%) Cisco
4 10 (41.67%) Juniper
4 10 (41.67%) Radware
4 10 (41.67%) Redback
5 7 (29.17%) NEC
5 7 (29.17%) CheckPoint
6 4 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.17%) Mapinfo
7 1 (4.17%) Cramer
7 1 (4.17%) BT