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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 74 63 72
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 8 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.88% 0.80% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 3.78% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.08 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +6.86%
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
224 185 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.70% 21.24% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 67 85
Median daily rate £378 £379 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +16.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +44.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 May 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 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (86.67%) Firewall
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (66.67%) CCNA
5 9 (60.00%) HP
5 9 (60.00%) Dell
5 9 (60.00%) Intel
5 9 (60.00%) IBM
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) MCP
5 9 (60.00%) Windows
5 9 (60.00%) Linux
5 9 (60.00%) MCSA
5 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 9 (60.00%) Hitachi
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (60.00%) VMware
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) Juniper
7 5 (33.33%) MPLS
7 5 (33.33%) BGP
8 4 (26.67%) Broadband
8 4 (26.67%) Junos
8 4 (26.67%) Change Management
8 4 (26.67%) Telecoms

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 13 (86.67%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (60.00%) SAN
2 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) Broadband
4 4 (26.67%) Junos
5 3 (20.00%) OSPF
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (13.33%) DNS
6 2 (13.33%) DWDM
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) TACACS
6 2 (13.33%) VLAN
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Escalation Management
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNA
3 9 (60.00%) MCP
3 9 (60.00%) MCSA
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Dell
2 9 (60.00%) Hitachi
2 9 (60.00%) HP
2 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 9 (60.00%) Intel
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) Huawei
5 2 (13.33%) Nortel