The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 98 102 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.21% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.17% 1.54% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £525 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £350 £261
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +33.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £20.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +26.08%
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
277 260 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.51% 13.35% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 142 91
Median daily rate £425 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £263 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.35 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.43% -25.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 4 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) CCIE
5 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) FCoE
5 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Fast Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design
6 1 (14.29%) Finance

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) FCoE
5 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Fast Ethernet
6 1 (14.29%) HTTP
6 1 (14.29%) SMTP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Domain Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Principal Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCIE
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat