The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 98 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.19% 0.43% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 3.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £281 £278
% change year-on-year
+31.68% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £35.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%
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West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
219 138 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.97% 11.99% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 85 109
Average daily rate £350 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £28.75 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.50 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -24.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (70.00%) ATM
1 7 (70.00%) GSM
1 7 (70.00%) SDH
1 7 (70.00%) UMTS
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
1 7 (70.00%) Ericsson
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) RNC
1 7 (70.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 7 (70.00%) WFM
1 7 (70.00%) Radio Access Network
1 7 (70.00%) Line Management
2 3 (30.00%) FCoE
2 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) DMZ
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 7 (70.00%) ATM
1 7 (70.00%) GSM
1 7 (70.00%) SDH
1 7 (70.00%) UMTS
1 7 (70.00%) RNC
1 7 (70.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (30.00%) FCoE
2 3 (30.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) DMZ
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) WFM
1 7 (70.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Ericsson
1 7 (70.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) F5