The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 97 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 7 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 1.13% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 8.65% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.89 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -20.24%
Ethernet
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
270 185 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.10% 13.06% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 91 75
Average daily rate £368 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Audenshaw 0 1 - -
Ethernet
North West

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Serena
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) RS-422
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL
4 1 (10.00%) Broadband
4 1 (10.00%) ISDN
4 1 (10.00%) PSTN
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) SQL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (20.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) RS-422
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) ADSL
3 1 (10.00%) Broadband
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) ISDN
3 1 (10.00%) LLU
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) PSTN
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Check Point Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (10.00%) Trainer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) LPAR
1 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Serena
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) VMware