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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 382 376 369
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 51 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 1.51% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 42
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£375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £199 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £50.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -9.09%
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
3032 3179 3089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.60% 13.07% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 1980 1997
Average daily rate £418 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 97 98
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £14.50 £14.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £48.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.36
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +0.62%

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 2 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 September 2015. 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 +2 4 £386 +18.76% 5
Hounslow - 1 £400 -
Paddington - 1 £350 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 98 (73.68%) Cisco
2 80 (60.15%) LAN
3 75 (56.39%) WAN
4 73 (54.89%) Firewall
5 62 (46.62%) TCP/IP
6 58 (43.61%) VPN
6 58 (43.61%) DNS
6 58 (43.61%) Wireless
7 52 (39.10%) BGP
7 52 (39.10%) MPLS
8 44 (33.08%) Finance
9 37 (27.82%) IPsec
9 37 (27.82%) Internet
9 37 (27.82%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (27.07%) Network Management
10 36 (27.07%) VLAN
11 35 (26.32%) Juniper
12 34 (25.56%) DHCP
13 32 (24.06%) Cisco Certification
14 30 (22.56%) Telecoms
14 30 (22.56%) Network Security
15 29 (21.80%) SolarWinds
15 29 (21.80%) OSPF
16 28 (21.05%) Windows
16 28 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
17 27 (20.30%) Spanning Tree
17 27 (20.30%) Microsoft
17 27 (20.30%) CheckPoint
17 27 (20.30%) Citrix
17 27 (20.30%) EIGRP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 9 (6.77%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.76%) CMS
4 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (2.26%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (2.26%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.27%) MS Office
3 5 (3.76%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) Google Apps
2 4 (3.01%) Office 365
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (60.15%) LAN
2 75 (56.39%) WAN
3 73 (54.89%) Firewall
4 62 (46.62%) TCP/IP
5 58 (43.61%) VPN
5 58 (43.61%) DNS
5 58 (43.61%) Wireless
6 52 (39.10%) MPLS
6 52 (39.10%) BGP
7 37 (27.82%) Internet
7 37 (27.82%) IPsec
7 37 (27.82%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (27.07%) VLAN
9 34 (25.56%) DHCP
10 30 (22.56%) Network Security
11 29 (21.80%) OSPF
12 28 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
13 27 (20.30%) Spanning Tree
13 27 (20.30%) EIGRP
14 19 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.76%) MySQL
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
General
1 44 (33.08%) Finance
2 30 (22.56%) Telecoms
3 24 (18.05%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.01%) Legal
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
5 3 (2.26%) Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Law
6 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 12 (9.02%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (8.27%) Project Manager
4 9 (6.77%) Analyst
5 8 (6.02%) Architect
6 6 (4.51%) Support Engineer
6 6 (4.51%) Administrator
7 5 (3.76%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (3.76%) Data Network Engineer
8 4 (3.01%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 4 (3.01%) Senior Communications Engineer
8 4 (3.01%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (3.01%) Communications Engineer
8 4 (3.01%) Systems Support Analyst
8 4 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.01%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.01%) Windows Administrator
8 4 (3.01%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.01%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.55%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.26%) Java EE
3 2 (1.50%) .NET
3 2 (1.50%) Web Services
4 1 (0.75%) SOAP
4 1 (0.75%) WSRP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.29%) Data Centre
2 20 (15.04%) PKI
3 14 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.02%) iPhone
6 7 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 6 (4.51%) Replication
8 4 (3.01%) Clustering
9 3 (2.26%) PMI
9 3 (2.26%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.26%) iPad
9 3 (2.26%) Fat Client
9 3 (2.26%) Private Cloud
9 3 (2.26%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.50%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.50%) Eurex
10 2 (1.50%) CMDB
11 1 (0.75%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.05%) Windows
2 22 (16.54%) Linux
3 9 (6.77%) Android
4 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.51%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.76%) UNIX
7 4 (3.01%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.75%) SUSE
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Network Management
2 16 (12.03%) ITIL
2 16 (12.03%) Load Balancing
3 15 (11.28%) Network Design
4 10 (7.52%) Project Management
4 10 (7.52%) Change Management
5 9 (6.77%) Service Management
5 9 (6.77%) Change Control
6 8 (6.02%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.02%) Performance Management
7 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.51%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (3.76%) High Availability
9 5 (3.76%) Open Source
9 5 (3.76%) Migration
9 5 (3.76%) Incident Management
10 4 (3.01%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (3.01%) Information Security
10 4 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.01%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.02%) SQL
2 5 (3.76%) Python
2 5 (3.76%) PHP
3 4 (3.01%) Java
3 4 (3.01%) C
4 2 (1.50%) C++
5 1 (0.75%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.75%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (24.06%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (14.29%) CCNP
3 18 (13.53%) CCNA
4 13 (9.77%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.76%) MCSE
6 5 (3.76%) CCIE
6 5 (3.76%) JNCIS
7 4 (3.01%) JNCIP
7 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (3.01%) JNCIA
7 4 (3.01%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.01%) CCDA
7 4 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.26%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.26%) Degree
8 3 (2.26%) APMP
9 2 (1.50%) CCEE
9 2 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) SLA
2 3 (2.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.77%) XenApp
5 8 (6.02%) XenServer
6 6 (4.51%) ProxySG
7 5 (3.76%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.01%) vSphere
8 4 (3.01%) Firmware
9 3 (2.26%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.75%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) Nagios
2 5 (3.76%) NetCrunch
2 5 (3.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.76%) CA Spectrum
2 5 (3.76%) Cacti
3 4 (3.01%) SCCM
4 3 (2.26%) HP SIM
4 3 (2.26%) XenMobile
4 3 (2.26%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.50%) Ionix
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.75%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 98 (73.68%) Cisco
2 35 (26.32%) Juniper
3 29 (21.80%) SolarWinds
4 27 (20.30%) Microsoft
4 27 (20.30%) Citrix
4 27 (20.30%) CheckPoint
5 24 (18.05%) Infoblox
6 23 (17.29%) Aruba
7 21 (15.79%) VMware
8 19 (14.29%) Dell
9 16 (12.03%) Blue Coat
10 10 (7.52%) Nortel
11 9 (6.77%) Nokia
11 9 (6.77%) Polycom
12 8 (6.02%) SonicWALL
12 8 (6.02%) Riverbed
13 7 (5.26%) HP
14 6 (4.51%) Avaya
14 6 (4.51%) Apple
14 6 (4.51%) F5
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