The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 107 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 12 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.56% 0.54% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 3.02% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 18
Average daily rate £350 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £306 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £322 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%
Ethernet
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
544 397 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 25.26% 17.72% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 220 212
Average daily rate £360 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 29 31
Average hourly rate £40.25 £37.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +33.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.28 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £41.50 £49.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +1 4 £465 +47.61%
Winchester - 3 £350 -
Farnborough +4 1 £325 -
Basingstoke -8 1 £400 +27.49%
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) Capacity Management
4 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
4 6 (35.29%) SSL
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (35.29%) MPLS
4 6 (35.29%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 6 (35.29%) SNMP
4 6 (35.29%) Network Security
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) SDH
5 5 (29.41%) ATM
5 5 (29.41%) CCNP
5 5 (29.41%) Presales
5 5 (29.41%) DWDM
6 4 (23.53%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 4 (23.53%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (23.53%) Internet
6 4 (23.53%) Middleware
6 4 (23.53%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) MPLS
2 6 (35.29%) Network Security
2 6 (35.29%) SNMP
2 6 (35.29%) SSL
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) ATM
3 5 (29.41%) DWDM
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) SDH
4 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) BGP
5 3 (17.65%) DHCP
5 3 (17.65%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) ICMP
5 3 (17.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (17.65%) IPsec
5 3 (17.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Designer
1 4 (23.53%) Microwave Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Solutions Designer
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms Designer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Voice Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Radio Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) 802.1X
2 4 (23.53%) Middleware
2 4 (23.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Cryptography
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
1 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
1 3 (17.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Capacity Management
2 5 (29.41%) Presales
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 3 (17.65%) API Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Security
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Network Management
4 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCIE
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (17.65%) Cyberoam
3 3 (17.65%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Verint
4 2 (11.76%) Siebel
4 2 (11.76%) VMware