The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 56 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 4 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 0.79% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.45% 3.60% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £310 £115 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+169.56% -61.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +77.77%
Ethernet
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
163 222 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.02% 21.85% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 121 88
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.38 £11.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.50 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 9 (81.82%) MPLS
2 8 (72.73%) Broadband
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) xDSL
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) BGP
5 5 (45.45%) Juniper
5 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (45.45%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (36.36%) IPsec
6 4 (36.36%) OSPF
6 4 (36.36%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
7 3 (27.27%) PPP
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) SSL
7 3 (27.27%) PSTN
7 3 (27.27%) IPv4
7 3 (27.27%) CCIE
7 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) DOCSIS
7 3 (27.27%) DSLAM
7 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
7 3 (27.27%) L2TP
7 3 (27.27%) Network Design
7 3 (27.27%) Marketing
7 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (81.82%) MPLS
2 8 (72.73%) Broadband
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) BGP
4 6 (54.55%) xDSL
5 4 (36.36%) IPsec
5 4 (36.36%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) OSPF
5 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (27.27%) DOCSIS
6 3 (27.27%) DSLAM
6 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
6 3 (27.27%) IPv4
6 3 (27.27%) L2TP
6 3 (27.27%) PPP
6 3 (27.27%) PSTN
6 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Broadband Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
1 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
1 3 (27.27%) Network Design
1 3 (27.27%) Product Management
1 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) Extreme Networks
2 5 (45.45%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Hitachi
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Intel
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) VMware