The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 39 46
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.05% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.41% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.17% 14.21% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 37 16
Median daily rate £475 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £400 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire