The table below looks at the statistics for Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Gigabit Ethernet (GbE)
Rank - 416 425
Contract jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.13% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Average daily rate
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- £344 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
Gigabit Ethernet
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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
2968 3099 3032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.53% 12.94% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1922 1953 1961
Average daily rate £417 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +3.89%
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 92 95
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 £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £50.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Gigabit Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Gigabit Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in London

Gigabit Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet across the London region.

Gigabit Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in London

Gigabit Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Gigabit Ethernet across the London region.

Gigabit Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in London

Gigabit Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) IGMP
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) GLBP
1 4 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 4 (100.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) IOS XR
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) SevOne
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) WAAS
2 3 (75.00%) Junos
2 3 (75.00%) Juniper

Gigabit Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Gigabit 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 Gigabit Ethernet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) VRRP
1 4 (100.00%) Wireless
1 4 (100.00%) IPsec
1 4 (100.00%) IGMP
1 4 (100.00%) HSRP
1 4 (100.00%) GLBP
1 4 (100.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) IOS XR
2 3 (75.00%) NX-OS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (75.00%) WAAS
2 3 (75.00%) Junos
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Design Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Eurex
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 4 (100.00%) Ultra-Low Latency
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCIE
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) SevOne