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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 324 364 330
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -34
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 73 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 1.36% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 23
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£350 £406 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £20.00 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £40.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-49.75% +15.71%
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
2857 2640 2742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.30% 11.67% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1832 1698 1706
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 91 124
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -24.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -7.48%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +10 11 £475 +18.75% 5
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 84 (72.41%) Cisco
2 50 (43.10%) VPN
3 48 (41.38%) WAN
4 47 (40.52%) LAN
5 45 (38.79%) Firewall
6 39 (33.62%) MPLS
6 39 (33.62%) Cisco Certification
7 36 (31.03%) BGP
7 36 (31.03%) TCP/IP
8 35 (30.17%) DNS
9 32 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (25.86%) Network Security
10 30 (25.86%) Telecoms
11 29 (25.00%) IPsec
12 28 (24.14%) Windows
12 28 (24.14%) Internet
13 26 (22.41%) CheckPoint
14 24 (20.69%) VoIP
14 24 (20.69%) Load Balancing
15 23 (19.83%) CCNP
15 23 (19.83%) Cisco Nexus
16 22 (18.97%) Juniper
16 22 (18.97%) Citrix
16 22 (18.97%) OSPF
17 21 (18.10%) VLAN
18 20 (17.24%) Wireless
19 18 (15.52%) Video Conferencing
19 18 (15.52%) CCNA
19 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
20 17 (14.66%) Line Management

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (6.90%) MS Exchange
1 8 (6.90%) Apache
2 6 (5.17%) IIS
3 3 (2.59%) CMS
3 3 (2.59%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (2.59%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.59%) Moodle
4 1 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.76%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.86%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.86%) Quicktime
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Google Apps
1 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (43.10%) VPN
2 48 (41.38%) WAN
3 47 (40.52%) LAN
4 45 (38.79%) Firewall
5 39 (33.62%) MPLS
6 36 (31.03%) BGP
6 36 (31.03%) TCP/IP
7 35 (30.17%) DNS
8 32 (27.59%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (25.86%) Network Security
10 29 (25.00%) IPsec
11 28 (24.14%) Internet
12 24 (20.69%) VoIP
13 23 (19.83%) Cisco Nexus
14 22 (18.97%) OSPF
15 21 (18.10%) VLAN
16 20 (17.24%) Wireless
17 15 (12.93%) DHCP
17 15 (12.93%) SAN
18 14 (12.07%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.31%) DB2
2 5 (4.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (25.86%) Telecoms
2 13 (11.21%) Finance
3 7 (6.03%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.59%) Law
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 2 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 2 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (43.97%) Network Engineer
2 10 (8.62%) Field Engineer
3 8 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 6 (5.17%) Support Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Architect
4 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (5.17%) Server Administrator
4 6 (5.17%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (4.31%) Support Specialist
6 4 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (3.45%) Administrator
6 4 (3.45%) SAN Administrator
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (2.59%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (2.59%) Network Support
7 3 (2.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (2.59%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (2.59%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (2.59%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.90%) Regular Expression
2 3 (2.59%) WSRP
2 3 (2.59%) SOAP
3 2 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) .NET
4 1 (0.86%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (6.03%) PKI
3 6 (5.17%) Clustering
4 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.45%) Replication
6 3 (2.59%) VLE
6 3 (2.59%) iPhone
6 3 (2.59%) iPad
6 3 (2.59%) Open Source
7 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.72%) Online Games
7 2 (1.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 28 (24.14%) Windows
2 14 (12.07%) Linux
3 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.90%) UNIX
5 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.17%) Windows 2000
6 6 (5.17%) Mac OS X
6 6 (5.17%) SUSE
7 5 (4.31%) AIX
7 5 (4.31%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.45%) Android
8 4 (3.45%) Mac OS X Server
8 4 (3.45%) CentOS
8 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.45%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.69%) Load Balancing
2 17 (14.66%) Line Management
2 17 (14.66%) Network Management
3 15 (12.93%) Project Management
4 13 (11.21%) Change Management
5 12 (10.34%) Service Management
6 10 (8.62%) ITIL
7 9 (7.76%) Migration
8 8 (6.90%) Network Design
8 8 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.03%) WFM
9 7 (6.03%) Network Architecture
10 6 (5.17%) Network Planning
10 6 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2
12 4 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (3.45%) Incident Management
12 4 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (2.59%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.62%) SQL
2 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.17%) Perl
4 4 (3.45%) PHP
5 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.59%) sed
6 1 (0.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (33.62%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (19.83%) CCNP
3 18 (15.52%) CCNA
4 9 (7.76%) CCIE
5 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
6 7 (6.03%) MCSE
7 6 (5.17%) CCSP
7 6 (5.17%) CCIP
7 6 (5.17%) CCDP
7 6 (5.17%) CCSE
7 6 (5.17%) CCSA
8 5 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (2.59%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.59%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.59%) JNCIP
10 3 (2.59%) CCDA
11 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.86%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) vSphere
1 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.03%) XenApp
4 6 (5.17%) FreeRADIUS
4 6 (5.17%) VMware Server
5 5 (4.31%) Firmware
6 2 (1.72%) Xen
7 1 (0.86%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.86%) XenServer
7 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (5.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (4.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (3.45%) HP SIM
4 4 (3.45%) Tivoli
5 3 (2.59%) Casper Suite
6 2 (1.72%) NetCrunch
7 1 (0.86%) Cacti
7 1 (0.86%) SCCM
7 1 (0.86%) Nagios
7 1 (0.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 84 (72.41%) Cisco
2 26 (22.41%) CheckPoint
3 22 (18.97%) Juniper
3 22 (18.97%) Citrix
4 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
5 13 (11.21%) VMware
6 12 (10.34%) SolarWinds
7 11 (9.48%) F5
7 11 (9.48%) IBM
8 10 (8.62%) Ericsson
9 9 (7.76%) CA
10 8 (6.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 8 (6.90%) Dell
10 8 (6.90%) Polycom
10 8 (6.90%) Blue Coat
11 7 (6.03%) Tandberg
11 7 (6.03%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 7 (6.03%) Nortel
11 7 (6.03%) Apple
11 7 (6.03%) Aruba
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