The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 191 153 147
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -6
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 51 80 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.90% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 4.91% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 17
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £155 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £400 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.30% +3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
Average hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% -17.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £21.40 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £28.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.56%
Ethernet
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1811 1629 2068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.80% 18.41% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 746 615
Average daily rate £347 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 104 184
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire -18 26 £225 -3.33% 4
Surrey -1 12 £228 -9.00% 5
Hampshire -11 4 £356 +1.57% 2
Buckinghamshire 0 2 - -
Middlesex -6 2 - -
West Sussex 0 1 £350 +42.85%
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 2
East Sussex - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 67 (59.82%) Telecoms
2 48 (42.86%) Cisco
3 44 (39.29%) MPLS
4 41 (36.61%) Juniper
5 37 (33.04%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (31.25%) LTE
7 31 (27.68%) ATM
8 29 (25.89%) Ericsson
8 29 (25.89%) Huawei
9 27 (24.11%) SDH
10 26 (23.21%) 3G
10 26 (23.21%) Security Cleared
11 25 (22.32%) Firewall
11 25 (22.32%) CCNP
12 23 (20.54%) Nokia
13 22 (19.64%) BGP
14 20 (17.86%) CCNA
14 20 (17.86%) TCP/IP
14 20 (17.86%) SC Cleared
14 20 (17.86%) Radio Access Network
15 19 (16.96%) VPN
16 18 (16.07%) Nortel
17 17 (15.18%) IPsec
17 17 (15.18%) 2G
17 17 (15.18%) OSPF
17 17 (15.18%) VoIP
18 16 (14.29%) Internet
19 15 (13.39%) UMTS
20 14 (12.50%) DWDM
20 14 (12.50%) Project Management

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.89%) Moodle
2 1 (0.89%) Lync
2 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.36%) MS Office
2 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (39.29%) MPLS
2 35 (31.25%) LTE
3 31 (27.68%) ATM
4 27 (24.11%) SDH
5 26 (23.21%) 3G
6 25 (22.32%) Firewall
7 22 (19.64%) BGP
8 20 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 20 (17.86%) Radio Access Network
9 19 (16.96%) VPN
10 17 (15.18%) OSPF
10 17 (15.18%) VoIP
10 17 (15.18%) 2G
10 17 (15.18%) IPsec
11 16 (14.29%) Internet
12 15 (13.39%) UMTS
13 14 (12.50%) DWDM
14 13 (11.61%) IPv6
15 12 (10.71%) VRRP
16 11 (9.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Informix
3 1 (0.89%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.79%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.89%) Subversion
2 1 (0.89%) AppScan
2 1 (0.89%) Trac
General
1 67 (59.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.68%) Back Office
3 2 (1.79%) Electronics
3 2 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Local Government
4 1 (0.89%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (20.54%) Design Engineer
2 18 (16.07%) Transmission Engineer
3 17 (15.18%) IP Engineer
3 17 (15.18%) Network Engineer
4 15 (13.39%) Transmission Design Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) Architect
5 9 (8.04%) Test Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.36%) NOC Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Transmission Planner
8 5 (4.46%) Analyst
9 4 (3.57%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Senior Manager
9 4 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) IP Network Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
11 2 (1.79%) Change Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.89%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.57%) MPEG
2 2 (1.79%) iPad
2 2 (1.79%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.79%) DTV
2 2 (1.79%) Streaming Video
3 1 (0.89%) VHDL
3 1 (0.89%) IVR
3 1 (0.89%) e-Health
3 1 (0.89%) Life Science
3 1 (0.89%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.89%) Video on Demand
3 1 (0.89%) GIS
3 1 (0.89%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.89%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) Windows
2 9 (8.04%) UNIX
3 5 (4.46%) Linux
4 3 (2.68%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.79%) Android
5 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.89%) SUSE
6 1 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.89%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (12.50%) Project Management
2 13 (11.61%) Validation
3 12 (10.71%) Network Planning
4 11 (9.82%) Load Balancing
4 11 (9.82%) Network Management
5 9 (8.04%) Migration
6 8 (7.14%) Network Design
6 8 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 7 (6.25%) ITIL
8 6 (5.36%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.36%) Incident Management
9 4 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.57%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.57%) PRINCE
10 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.68%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.68%) Change Management
10 3 (2.68%) Fault Management
10 3 (2.68%) Project Planning
10 3 (2.68%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.93%) C
2 7 (6.25%) Perl
3 6 (5.36%) PHP
4 3 (2.68%) SQL
4 3 (2.68%) C++
5 1 (0.89%) Python
5 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.89%) Embedded C++
5 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (33.04%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (23.21%) Security Cleared
3 25 (22.32%) CCNP
4 20 (17.86%) CCNA
4 20 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 13 (11.61%) Degree
6 12 (10.71%) CCIE
7 9 (8.04%) CCIP
8 4 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.79%) CCDA
10 1 (0.89%) CCDP
10 1 (0.89%) CCENT
10 1 (0.89%) CCSP
10 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.89%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.89%) PMP
10 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.89%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.89%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.68%) vSphere
3 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 48 (42.86%) Cisco
2 41 (36.61%) Juniper
3 29 (25.89%) Ericsson
3 29 (25.89%) Huawei
4 23 (20.54%) Nokia
5 18 (16.07%) Nortel
6 13 (11.61%) NEC
7 12 (10.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 10 (8.93%) Microsoft
8 10 (8.93%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 9 (8.04%) BT
10 8 (7.14%) Brocade
10 8 (7.14%) Radware
10 8 (7.14%) VMware
10 8 (7.14%) Redback
11 7 (6.25%) Cramer
12 5 (4.46%) Ciena
12 5 (4.46%) HP
12 5 (4.46%) CheckPoint
13 4 (3.57%) F5
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