The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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
England / London
Rank 347 367 372
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 56 44 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.26% 1.65% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 23
Median daily rate £360 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £695 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2480 2661 2718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.77% 12.72% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1665 1736 1817
Median daily rate £438 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 80 67
Median hourly rate £43.25 £26.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.34% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.06 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £30.00
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 London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -13 5 £315 +14.54% 1
New Malden -7 3 - -
Croydon - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £560 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 67 (60.91%) TCP/IP
2 51 (46.36%) Cisco
3 47 (42.73%) Firewall
4 44 (40.00%) LAN
5 42 (38.18%) Windows
6 41 (37.27%) WAN
7 40 (36.36%) Wireless
8 38 (34.55%) Linux
9 35 (31.82%) DHCP
9 35 (31.82%) Internet
10 33 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (29.09%) DNS
11 32 (29.09%) Change Management
12 31 (28.18%) VPN
13 29 (26.36%) Finance
14 27 (24.55%) CCNP
14 27 (24.55%) Data Centre
15 26 (23.64%) Active Directory
16 25 (22.73%) MPLS
16 25 (22.73%) OSPF
16 25 (22.73%) Management Information System
17 24 (21.82%) CCNA
18 22 (20.00%) Juniper
18 22 (20.00%) Red Hat
18 22 (20.00%) Time Management
18 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
19 20 (18.18%) Citrix
19 20 (18.18%) Client/Server
20 19 (17.27%) BGP
20 19 (17.27%) Apple iOS

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.27%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.64%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.82%) Confluence
3 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.82%) TPMS
3 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (14.55%) MS Office
2 12 (10.91%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.36%) Office 365
3 6 (5.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (60.91%) TCP/IP
2 47 (42.73%) Firewall
3 44 (40.00%) LAN
4 41 (37.27%) WAN
5 40 (36.36%) Wireless
6 35 (31.82%) DHCP
6 35 (31.82%) Internet
7 32 (29.09%) DNS
8 31 (28.18%) VPN
9 25 (22.73%) MPLS
9 25 (22.73%) OSPF
10 19 (17.27%) BGP
11 17 (15.45%) IPsec
11 17 (15.45%) Network Security
12 15 (13.64%) Wireshark
13 14 (12.73%) VoIP
14 13 (11.82%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (11.82%) HTTP
14 13 (11.82%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.73%) MySQL
4 2 (1.82%) DB2
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
1 2 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 29 (26.36%) Finance
2 9 (8.18%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.36%) Retail
4 6 (5.45%) Advertising
5 4 (3.64%) Billing
5 4 (3.64%) Legal
6 3 (2.73%) Banking
7 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.91%) Games
8 1 (0.91%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (21.82%) Network Engineer
2 20 (18.18%) Administrator
3 14 (12.73%) Desktop Support
4 12 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (9.09%) Network Administrator
5 10 (9.09%) Network Security Administrator
5 10 (9.09%) Security Administrator
5 10 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.18%) Information Security Administrator
6 9 (8.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.18%) Team Leader
7 8 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Desktop Support
8 7 (6.36%) Support Team Leader
9 6 (5.45%) Desktop Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) 802.1X
1 11 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (2.73%) SOAP
3 2 (1.82%) JSON
3 2 (1.82%) RESTful
3 2 (1.82%) XMPP
4 1 (0.91%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) Data Centre
2 25 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 20 (18.18%) Client/Server
4 15 (13.64%) Blackberry
5 8 (7.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.64%) Statistics
8 3 (2.73%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (2.73%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.82%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.82%) PKI
9 2 (1.82%) Wiki
10 1 (0.91%) CMDB
10 1 (0.91%) Derivative
10 1 (0.91%) Health Informatics
10 1 (0.91%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.18%) Windows
2 38 (34.55%) Linux
3 22 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 19 (17.27%) Apple iOS
5 18 (16.36%) Windows Server
6 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (7.27%) Unix
9 7 (6.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (6.36%) SUSE
10 4 (3.64%) Android
11 2 (1.82%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.91%) Mandriva Linux
12 1 (0.91%) Solaris
12 1 (0.91%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.09%) Change Management
2 22 (20.00%) Time Management
3 18 (16.36%) Validation
4 16 (14.55%) Identity Management
5 12 (10.91%) Information Security
6 9 (8.18%) Load Balancing
6 9 (8.18%) Network Architecture
6 9 (8.18%) Network Design
7 7 (6.36%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.45%) DDoS Mitigation
8 6 (5.45%) E-Discovery
8 6 (5.45%) ITIL
8 6 (5.45%) Network Management
9 5 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.55%) Project Management
9 5 (4.55%) Service Delivery
10 4 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.64%) Service Management
10 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.91%) SQL
2 8 (7.27%) Java
3 7 (6.36%) Perl
3 7 (6.36%) Python
4 3 (2.73%) C
4 3 (2.73%) C++
5 1 (0.91%) PHP
5 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (24.55%) CCNP
3 24 (21.82%) CCNA
4 18 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (14.55%) ACDT
5 16 (14.55%) ACHDS
5 16 (14.55%) ACTC
5 16 (14.55%) MCDST
5 16 (14.55%) MCP
5 16 (14.55%) MCSA
5 16 (14.55%) MCSE
5 16 (14.55%) MCSM
5 16 (14.55%) Network+ Certification
6 15 (13.64%) Degree
7 10 (9.09%) CISSP
8 9 (8.18%) A+ Certification
9 8 (7.27%) JNCIP
9 8 (7.27%) Security Cleared
10 7 (6.36%) JNCIA
10 7 (6.36%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 5 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.82%) COBIT
4 2 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (23.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.55%) Virtual Servers
3 9 (8.18%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.45%) Firmware
6 2 (1.82%) GPFS
6 2 (1.82%) LXC
6 2 (1.82%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.91%) BIND 9
7 1 (0.91%) NFS
7 1 (0.91%) vCloud
7 1 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) Nagios
1 12 (10.91%) Puppet
2 8 (7.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 6 (5.45%) EnCase
4 4 (3.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.82%) Cacti
5 2 (1.82%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.82%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco CME
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.91%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.91%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 51 (46.36%) Cisco
2 22 (20.00%) Juniper
2 22 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 20 (18.18%) Citrix
4 18 (16.36%) Apple
5 17 (15.45%) CheckPoint
5 17 (15.45%) Microsoft
6 15 (13.64%) Riverbed
7 13 (11.82%) Oracle
8 12 (10.91%) VMware
9 9 (8.18%) Infoblox
10 8 (7.27%) Lotus
11 7 (6.36%) Avaya
11 7 (6.36%) Dell
12 6 (5.45%) Blue Coat
12 6 (5.45%) Palo Alto
13 5 (4.55%) F5
13 5 (4.55%) Sonus
14 4 (3.64%) Aruba
14 4 (3.64%) SolarWinds
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