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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 324 360 341
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -19
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 90 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.07% 1.51% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 20 22
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£350 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £430 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £306 £280
% change year-on-year
+18.36% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +26.15%
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
2934 2774 3071
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.14% 11.90% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 1817 1914
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 84 134
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.75 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +5 12 £475 +45.03% 5
New Malden - 7 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £173 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (77.17%) Cisco
2 61 (48.03%) LAN
3 58 (45.67%) WAN
4 56 (44.09%) TCP/IP
5 54 (42.52%) VPN
6 48 (37.80%) Firewall
7 44 (34.65%) MPLS
7 44 (34.65%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (32.28%) BGP
8 41 (32.28%) DNS
9 36 (28.35%) Wireless
9 36 (28.35%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (25.98%) Windows
11 32 (25.20%) Network Security
11 32 (25.20%) IPsec
12 30 (23.62%) VLAN
12 30 (23.62%) Internet
13 28 (22.05%) Telecoms
14 27 (21.26%) VoIP
15 25 (19.69%) CCNP
15 25 (19.69%) Juniper
16 24 (18.90%) Network Management
16 24 (18.90%) Spanning Tree
17 23 (18.11%) OSPF
17 23 (18.11%) Finance
17 23 (18.11%) Load Balancing
18 22 (17.32%) CheckPoint
18 22 (17.32%) Microsoft
19 21 (16.54%) Linux
19 21 (16.54%) CCNA

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (8.66%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.94%) Apache
4 3 (2.36%) Eucalyptus
4 3 (2.36%) CMS
4 3 (2.36%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (2.36%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.36%) IIS
4 3 (2.36%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.57%) Moodle
6 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 18 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.45%) MS Office
3 6 (4.72%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (3.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.79%) Quicktime
5 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Google Apps
2 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.57%) SaaS
3 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 61 (48.03%) LAN
2 58 (45.67%) WAN
3 56 (44.09%) TCP/IP
4 54 (42.52%) VPN
5 48 (37.80%) Firewall
6 44 (34.65%) MPLS
7 41 (32.28%) DNS
7 41 (32.28%) BGP
8 36 (28.35%) Wireless
8 36 (28.35%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (25.20%) Network Security
9 32 (25.20%) IPsec
10 30 (23.62%) VLAN
10 30 (23.62%) Internet
11 27 (21.26%) VoIP
12 24 (18.90%) Spanning Tree
13 23 (18.11%) OSPF
14 21 (16.54%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (14.17%) EIGRP
16 16 (12.60%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.15%) MySQL
1 4 (3.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.36%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (22.05%) Telecoms
2 23 (18.11%) Finance
3 13 (10.24%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.36%) Law
5 2 (1.57%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (45.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (7.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (6.30%) Field Engineer
3 8 (6.30%) Project Manager
4 7 (5.51%) Architect
5 6 (4.72%) Analyst
5 6 (4.72%) Support Engineer
5 6 (4.72%) Server Administrator
6 5 (3.94%) IT Support
6 5 (3.94%) Support Specialist
6 5 (3.94%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.15%) Systems Support
7 4 (3.15%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (3.15%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.15%) Administrator
7 4 (3.15%) Systems Support Analyst
7 4 (3.15%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (3.15%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (3.15%) SAN Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.36%) Java EE
2 3 (2.36%) WSRP
2 3 (2.36%) SOAP
3 1 (0.79%) Flash
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (10.24%) PKI
3 7 (5.51%) Replication
4 6 (4.72%) Clustering
4 6 (4.72%) iPhone
5 5 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.15%) Open Source
6 4 (3.15%) Fat Client
6 4 (3.15%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.36%) iPad
7 3 (2.36%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.36%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.57%) Eurex
8 2 (1.57%) VLE
8 2 (1.57%) IVR
9 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.79%) Online Games
9 1 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.98%) Windows
2 21 (16.54%) Linux
3 11 (8.66%) Mac OS X
4 10 (7.87%) UNIX
4 10 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.30%) Android
5 8 (6.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.94%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.15%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.15%) SUSE
8 4 (3.15%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.15%) Mac OS X Server
9 3 (2.36%) CentOS
9 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.36%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.36%) AIX
9 3 (2.36%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.57%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (18.90%) Network Management
2 23 (18.11%) Load Balancing
3 13 (10.24%) Network Design
4 12 (9.45%) ITIL
4 12 (9.45%) Project Management
4 12 (9.45%) Line Management
5 11 (8.66%) Service Management
6 8 (6.30%) Change Management
6 8 (6.30%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.30%) Network Planning
7 7 (5.51%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.51%) WFM
7 7 (5.51%) Migration
8 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.72%) Network Architecture
9 5 (3.94%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.15%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.15%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.15%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (3.15%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.51%) SQL
2 6 (4.72%) Shell Script
3 5 (3.94%) Perl
4 4 (3.15%) PHP
5 2 (1.57%) Python
5 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.57%) sed
6 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.79%) C
6 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (34.65%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (19.69%) CCNP
3 21 (16.54%) CCNA
4 11 (8.66%) Security Cleared
5 9 (7.09%) CCIE
6 8 (6.30%) MCSE
6 8 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (4.72%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.94%) CCSE
8 5 (3.94%) CCSP
8 5 (3.94%) CCSA
9 4 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (3.15%) DV Cleared
9 4 (3.15%) CCDA
9 4 (3.15%) CCDP
9 4 (3.15%) CCIP
9 4 (3.15%) JNCIA
9 4 (3.15%) JNCIS
9 4 (3.15%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) SLA
2 4 (3.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.79%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (13.39%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.09%) vSphere
4 6 (4.72%) VMware Server
4 6 (4.72%) XenApp
5 5 (3.94%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.15%) Firmware
7 3 (2.36%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.57%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.57%) Xen
8 2 (1.57%) XenServer
9 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (4.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (3.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (3.15%) HP SIM
4 4 (3.15%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.36%) Casper Suite
6 2 (1.57%) NetCrunch
6 2 (1.57%) Nagios
6 2 (1.57%) Cacti
7 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 98 (77.17%) Cisco
2 25 (19.69%) Juniper
3 22 (17.32%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.32%) CheckPoint
4 19 (14.96%) SolarWinds
5 18 (14.17%) Citrix
6 16 (12.60%) VMware
7 13 (10.24%) Infoblox
7 13 (10.24%) Aruba
8 11 (8.66%) Apple
9 10 (7.87%) Dell
9 10 (7.87%) F5
10 9 (7.09%) IBM
10 9 (7.09%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 9 (7.09%) Blue Coat
10 9 (7.09%) Polycom
11 8 (6.30%) CA
11 8 (6.30%) Ericsson
12 7 (5.51%) HP
12 7 (5.51%) Nortel
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