The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 356 342 330
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 43 73 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.48% 2.48% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 53 22
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£310 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £497 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £263 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+96.96% -54.48%
Ethernet
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2906 2947 3040
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.71% 12.27% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 1937 1916
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 76 158
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.55 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.13
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.95%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in London

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in London

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in London

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in London

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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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
City of London -7 7 £450 +12.50% 4
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Bromley - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 70 (73.68%) Cisco
2 45 (47.37%) Firewall
3 42 (44.21%) Windows
4 37 (38.95%) DNS
5 35 (36.84%) Load Balancing
6 34 (35.79%) WAN
6 34 (35.79%) BGP
7 33 (34.74%) VPN
8 32 (33.68%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (31.58%) LAN
9 30 (31.58%) Network Security
10 28 (29.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 26 (27.37%) CheckPoint
11 26 (27.37%) VMware
12 25 (26.32%) Linux
12 25 (26.32%) Internet
13 24 (25.26%) SAN
13 24 (25.26%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (25.26%) NetScaler
14 23 (24.21%) Citrix
14 23 (24.21%) MPLS
15 22 (23.16%) IPsec
15 22 (23.16%) VLAN
16 21 (22.11%) Service Management
17 19 (20.00%) CCNP
17 19 (20.00%) OSPF
17 19 (20.00%) Change Management
17 19 (20.00%) Line Management
18 18 (18.95%) Oracle
19 17 (17.89%) SQL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (15.79%) IIS
2 13 (13.68%) Apache
3 12 (12.63%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.21%) LiveLink
5 3 (3.16%) Eucalyptus
5 3 (3.16%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.11%) Moodle
7 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.05%) JBoss
7 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (11.58%) MS Office
2 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) EPLAN
4 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (47.37%) Firewall
2 37 (38.95%) DNS
3 34 (35.79%) BGP
3 34 (35.79%) WAN
4 33 (34.74%) VPN
5 30 (31.58%) LAN
5 30 (31.58%) Network Security
6 28 (29.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (26.32%) Internet
8 24 (25.26%) SAN
8 24 (25.26%) NetScaler
8 24 (25.26%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (24.21%) MPLS
10 22 (23.16%) IPsec
10 22 (23.16%) VLAN
11 19 (20.00%) OSPF
12 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
13 13 (13.68%) VoIP
14 12 (12.63%) Cisco ISE
15 11 (11.58%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) DB2
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.16%) MySQL
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (13.68%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.53%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Games
4 2 (2.11%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 20 (21.05%) Architect
3 9 (9.47%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (6.32%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (6.32%) Security Engineer
5 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (5.26%) Consultant
5 5 (5.26%) Analyst
5 5 (5.26%) Network Architect
6 4 (4.21%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Network Design Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Field Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) Network Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.16%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.16%) Support Specialist
8 2 (2.11%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.11%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) Regular Expression
2 5 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (5.26%) Middleware
3 3 (3.16%) Java EE
3 3 (3.16%) CSS
3 3 (3.16%) Web Services
4 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.21%) Replication
4 4 (4.21%) Open Source
5 3 (3.16%) iPad
5 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.11%) iPhone
6 2 (2.11%) Online Games
6 2 (2.11%) VLE
6 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.05%) Handset
7 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.05%) Statistics
7 1 (1.05%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.05%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.05%) FMCG
7 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 42 (44.21%) Windows
2 25 (26.32%) Linux
3 16 (16.84%) UNIX
3 16 (16.84%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (12.63%) SUSE
5 11 (11.58%) AIX
6 9 (9.47%) Windows 2000
7 5 (5.26%) Solaris
7 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (4.21%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.21%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.11%) CentOS
10 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.05%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.84%) Load Balancing
2 21 (22.11%) Service Management
3 19 (20.00%) Change Management
3 19 (20.00%) Line Management
4 17 (17.89%) Migration
5 13 (13.68%) Project Management
6 10 (10.53%) ITIL
7 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.37%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.37%) Network Architecture
8 5 (5.26%) Data Architecture
8 5 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.26%) Network Design
8 5 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (4.21%) Network Planning
9 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.16%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.16%) Data Migration
10 3 (3.16%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (2.11%) PHP
4 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.11%) sed
5 1 (1.05%) C
5 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (33.68%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (20.00%) CCNP
3 16 (16.84%) CCIE
4 10 (10.53%) CCSP
5 7 (7.37%) CCNA
5 7 (7.37%) Security Cleared
5 7 (7.37%) Degree
6 6 (6.32%) CCSA
6 6 (6.32%) CCSE
6 6 (6.32%) CCDP
7 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (5.26%) CCIP
8 4 (4.21%) MCSA
8 4 (4.21%) CISSP
9 3 (3.16%) MCP
9 3 (3.16%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
10 2 (2.11%) NCDA
10 2 (2.11%) NCIE
10 2 (2.11%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (12.63%) vSphere
3 12 (12.63%) FreeRADIUS
4 8 (8.42%) Firmware
5 4 (4.21%) Snort
5 4 (4.21%) Nmap
6 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.11%) XenApp
7 2 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.11%) NFS
7 2 (2.11%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.05%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.05%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (5.26%) Control-M
3 4 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (4.21%) Nessus
3 4 (4.21%) BladeLogic
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (4.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.16%) Casper Suite
5 2 (2.11%) SCCM
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 70 (73.68%) Cisco
2 26 (27.37%) CheckPoint
2 26 (27.37%) VMware
3 23 (24.21%) Citrix
4 18 (18.95%) Oracle
5 14 (14.74%) CA
6 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
7 12 (12.63%) IBM
8 7 (7.37%) Juniper
9 6 (6.32%) NetApp
9 6 (6.32%) F5
10 5 (5.26%) Altiris
10 5 (5.26%) Blue Coat
10 5 (5.26%) Tandberg
11 4 (4.21%) Open Text
11 4 (4.21%) Fujitsu
11 4 (4.21%) Apple
11 4 (4.21%) Symantec
11 4 (4.21%) Ericsson
11 4 (4.21%) Splunk
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