The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 376 370 321
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -49
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 32 44 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.11% 1.56% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 53
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -18.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £106 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £575 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £279 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.87% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+37.25% -14.28%
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2894 2826 3628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.33% 11.64% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1791 2113
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 101 173
Average hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Ethernet
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +22 8 £305 +87.69% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
New Malden - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 40 (51.95%) Cisco
2 33 (42.86%) WAN
3 31 (40.26%) Firewall
4 28 (36.36%) Telecoms
5 26 (33.77%) LAN
6 25 (32.47%) DNS
7 24 (31.17%) Windows
8 22 (28.57%) SDH
9 19 (24.68%) Linux
10 18 (23.38%) SQL
11 17 (22.08%) ATM
11 17 (22.08%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (22.08%) MPLS
12 16 (20.78%) VPN
13 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
13 15 (19.48%) DHCP
14 14 (18.18%) GSM
14 14 (18.18%) UMTS
14 14 (18.18%) Apache
14 14 (18.18%) BGP
14 14 (18.18%) VMware
14 14 (18.18%) Regular Expression
15 13 (16.88%) CheckPoint
16 12 (15.58%) SAN
16 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
16 12 (15.58%) SLA
16 12 (15.58%) CCNA
16 12 (15.58%) Load Balancing
17 11 (14.29%) SSH
17 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 14 (18.18%) Apache
2 10 (12.99%) Moodle
3 7 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
5 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.60%) LiveLink
6 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
2 2 (2.60%) EPLAN
3 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (42.86%) WAN
2 31 (40.26%) Firewall
3 26 (33.77%) LAN
4 25 (32.47%) DNS
5 22 (28.57%) SDH
6 17 (22.08%) ATM
6 17 (22.08%) MPLS
7 16 (20.78%) VPN
8 15 (19.48%) TCP/IP
8 15 (19.48%) DHCP
9 14 (18.18%) GSM
9 14 (18.18%) UMTS
9 14 (18.18%) BGP
10 12 (15.58%) SAN
11 11 (14.29%) SSH
12 10 (12.99%) OSPF
12 10 (12.99%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (11.69%) VLAN
14 8 (10.39%) Internet
14 8 (10.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) MySQL
2 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) DB2
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 7 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) French Language
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
4 7 (9.09%) Consultant
5 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Development Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Moodle Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (3.90%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.60%) Network Support
8 2 (2.60%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Network Analyst
9 1 (1.30%) IP Engineer
9 1 (1.30%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) Regular Expression
2 4 (5.19%) Middleware
3 3 (3.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.30%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) E-Learning
2 8 (10.39%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (7.79%) VLE
4 4 (5.19%) Learning Management System
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.60%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.60%) iPhone
6 2 (2.60%) Replication
6 2 (2.60%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.30%) Open Source
7 1 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) FMCG
7 1 (1.30%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.30%) Handset
7 1 (1.30%) Statistics
7 1 (1.30%) PKI
7 1 (1.30%) PMI
7 1 (1.30%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.17%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 9 (11.69%) CentOS
3 9 (11.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (7.79%) UNIX
6 4 (5.19%) AIX
6 4 (5.19%) SUSE
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.90%) Solaris
8 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.60%) VMS
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.30%) Android
9 1 (1.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.58%) Load Balancing
2 11 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 10 (12.99%) Performance Testing
4 9 (11.69%) Migration
4 9 (11.69%) Project Management
5 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (7.79%) ITIL
8 5 (6.49%) Change Management
9 4 (5.19%) WFM
9 4 (5.19%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.90%) Data Architecture
10 3 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.90%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.90%) Network Design
10 3 (3.90%) Service Management
10 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.60%) Validation
11 2 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.38%) SQL
2 10 (12.99%) Shell Script
2 10 (12.99%) Perl
2 10 (12.99%) PHP
2 10 (12.99%) Bash Shell
2 10 (12.99%) sed
3 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (22.08%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (15.58%) CCNA
3 5 (6.49%) CCNP
4 2 (2.60%) CCIE
4 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.60%) Degree
4 2 (2.60%) NCDA
4 2 (2.60%) NCIE
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.30%) MCDST
5 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.30%) CCDP
5 1 (1.30%) MCSE
5 1 (1.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.79%) vSphere
3 4 (5.19%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.90%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (2.60%) NFS
6 1 (1.30%) vCloud
6 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (3.90%) Control-M
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.60%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.60%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (2.60%) SCDPM
3 2 (2.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.30%) Cacti
4 1 (1.30%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (51.95%) Cisco
2 14 (18.18%) VMware
3 13 (16.88%) CheckPoint
4 12 (15.58%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.29%) Citrix
6 9 (11.69%) Oracle
6 9 (11.69%) Red Hat
6 9 (11.69%) Ericsson
7 7 (9.09%) IBM
8 6 (7.79%) CA
8 6 (7.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 5 (6.49%) Symantec
9 5 (6.49%) NetApp
9 5 (6.49%) Juniper
10 4 (5.19%) HP
10 4 (5.19%) Riverbed
11 3 (3.90%) F5
11 3 (3.90%) Infoblox
11 3 (3.90%) BT
11 3 (3.90%) Blue Coat
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £734.25 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: MARKET RATES
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £30 - £34 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Anantha
Rate: £0 - £200 per day
Posted: 7 days ago