The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 117 126 128
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 8 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.31% 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 3.25% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Median daily rate £213 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £34.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% +38.00%
Ethernet
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
309 308 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.80% 9.40% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 124 200
Median daily rate £350 £315 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Median hourly rate £40.50 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.93% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £25.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +14 4 £225 -
Edinburgh +7 2 - -
Aberdeen - 2 £155 -
Ethernet
UK

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) ATM
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (41.67%) ISDN
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) CCNA
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) FDDI
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) DNS
6 2 (16.67%) DHCP
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) ATM
1 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) ISDN
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) FDDI
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) HTTP
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) PABX
6 1 (8.33%) Symposium
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Mac Technician
2 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CCTV
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Arduino
2 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V2
3 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Release Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCNA
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Squid
2 1 (8.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Avaya
2 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (16.67%) NCR
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) TOWER Software
2 2 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 1 (8.33%) Atmel
3 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) Verint