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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 190 164 138
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -26
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 56 79 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.89% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.05% 4.93% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 17
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £155 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £395 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
1835 1602 1997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.78% 18.03% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 737 599
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 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 99 173
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 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -7.16%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -12 30 £225 +1.69% 8
Surrey -1 12 £228 -7.14% 7
Hampshire -14 4 £356 +1.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 2 - -
Middlesex 0 2 - -
West Sussex +2 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 2 September 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 71 (60.68%) Telecoms
2 51 (43.59%) Cisco
3 45 (38.46%) MPLS
4 43 (36.75%) Juniper
5 40 (34.19%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (29.91%) LTE
7 31 (26.50%) ATM
8 30 (25.64%) Huawei
9 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
9 29 (24.79%) Ericsson
10 28 (23.93%) CCNP
11 27 (23.08%) SDH
12 26 (22.22%) 3G
12 26 (22.22%) Firewall
13 23 (19.66%) SC Cleared
13 23 (19.66%) Nokia
13 23 (19.66%) CCNA
13 23 (19.66%) BGP
14 21 (17.95%) TCP/IP
15 20 (17.09%) VPN
15 20 (17.09%) Nortel
16 19 (16.24%) Internet
16 19 (16.24%) Radio Access Network
17 18 (15.38%) IPsec
18 17 (14.53%) 2G
18 17 (14.53%) OSPF
18 17 (14.53%) VoIP
19 15 (12.82%) UMTS
19 15 (12.82%) Project Management
20 14 (11.97%) DWDM

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (1.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.85%) Moodle
2 1 (0.85%) Lync
2 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.85%) Apache
2 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.13%) MS Office
2 5 (4.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (38.46%) MPLS
2 35 (29.91%) LTE
3 31 (26.50%) ATM
4 27 (23.08%) SDH
5 26 (22.22%) 3G
5 26 (22.22%) Firewall
6 23 (19.66%) BGP
7 21 (17.95%) TCP/IP
8 20 (17.09%) VPN
9 19 (16.24%) Internet
9 19 (16.24%) Radio Access Network
10 18 (15.38%) IPsec
11 17 (14.53%) 2G
11 17 (14.53%) OSPF
11 17 (14.53%) VoIP
12 15 (12.82%) UMTS
13 14 (11.97%) DWDM
14 12 (10.26%) IPv6
15 11 (9.40%) SNMP
15 11 (9.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.42%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) Informix
3 1 (0.85%) MS Access
3 1 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.71%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.71%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.85%) AppScan
2 1 (0.85%) Trac
General
1 71 (60.68%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.56%) Back Office
3 2 (1.71%) Electronics
3 2 (1.71%) Finance
4 1 (0.85%) Legal
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Local Government
4 1 (0.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (18.80%) Design Engineer
2 20 (17.09%) Transmission Engineer
3 19 (16.24%) IP Engineer
4 17 (14.53%) Network Engineer
5 15 (12.82%) Transmission Design Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Architect
6 9 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.98%) NOC Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Transmission Planner
9 5 (4.27%) Analyst
10 4 (3.42%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.42%) IP Network Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Transmission Planning Engineer
11 3 (2.56%) Consultant
11 3 (2.56%) Network Design Engineer
11 3 (2.56%) Software Engineer
11 3 (2.56%) Senior Manager
11 3 (2.56%) Support Engineer
12 2 (1.71%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.85%) Flash
1 1 (0.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.42%) MPEG
2 2 (1.71%) iPad
2 2 (1.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.71%) DTV
2 2 (1.71%) Streaming Video
3 1 (0.85%) VHDL
3 1 (0.85%) IVR
3 1 (0.85%) e-Health
3 1 (0.85%) Life Science
3 1 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
3 1 (0.85%) GIS
3 1 (0.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.85%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.85%) Firmware
3 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) UNIX
3 6 (5.13%) Linux
4 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.71%) SUSE
5 2 (1.71%) Android
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.71%) AIX
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.82%) Project Management
2 13 (11.11%) Validation
2 13 (11.11%) Network Planning
3 12 (10.26%) Load Balancing
4 11 (9.40%) Network Management
5 10 (8.55%) Migration
6 8 (6.84%) Network Architecture
7 7 (5.98%) Incident Management
7 7 (5.98%) Network Design
8 6 (5.13%) ITIL
8 6 (5.13%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.42%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.42%) Fault Management
9 4 (3.42%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.42%) Change Management
10 3 (2.56%) Service Delivery
10 3 (2.56%) PRINCE
10 3 (2.56%) Configuration Management
10 3 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.55%) C
2 7 (5.98%) Perl
3 6 (5.13%) PHP
4 4 (3.42%) SQL
5 3 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (34.19%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
3 28 (23.93%) CCNP
4 23 (19.66%) CCNA
4 23 (19.66%) SC Cleared
5 13 (11.11%) Degree
6 12 (10.26%) CCIP
6 12 (10.26%) CCIE
7 4 (3.42%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.71%) BC Cleared
8 2 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.71%) CCDA
9 1 (0.85%) CCDP
9 1 (0.85%) CCENT
9 1 (0.85%) CCSP
9 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.85%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.85%) PMP
9 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.42%) vSphere
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 51 (43.59%) Cisco
2 43 (36.75%) Juniper
3 30 (25.64%) Huawei
4 29 (24.79%) Ericsson
5 23 (19.66%) Nokia
6 20 (17.09%) Nortel
7 13 (11.11%) NEC
8 12 (10.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
9 10 (8.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 9 (7.69%) VMware
10 9 (7.69%) BT
11 8 (6.84%) Redback
11 8 (6.84%) Cramer
11 8 (6.84%) Radware
11 8 (6.84%) Brocade
12 6 (5.13%) CheckPoint
13 5 (4.27%) HP
13 5 (4.27%) Ciena
14 4 (3.42%) Fortinet
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