The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.07 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
Ethernet
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.14% 6.13% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 1
Average daily rate £300 £190 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -52.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Progress
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) ICMP
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) ICMP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) RIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (50.00%) RSA SecurID
1 1 (50.00%) Verilog
1 1 (50.00%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCENT
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (50.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (50.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Progress