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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 227 210 184
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -26
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 25 62 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 3.61% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 27
Median daily rate £340 £339 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.36% +29.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £202 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £378 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.41% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £12.91 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £44.19 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
- +88.23%
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
1494 1716 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.93% 17.37% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 941 879
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 111 97
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +38.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Berkshire -6 11 £310 +49.39% 4
Hampshire +3 7 £340 -14.46% 4
Buckinghamshire +25 3 £446 +27.42%
Surrey +12 3 £340 -9.33% 2
West Sussex -11 1 £315 -10.00% 3
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 35 (49.30%) WAN
3 33 (46.48%) MPLS
4 29 (40.85%) LAN
4 29 (40.85%) ITIL
5 27 (38.03%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (36.62%) Firewall
7 25 (35.21%) Telecoms
8 24 (33.80%) Data Centre
9 21 (29.58%) TCP/IP
10 20 (28.17%) Cisco Nexus
11 19 (26.76%) IPsec
12 17 (23.94%) Internet
12 17 (23.94%) Windows
13 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
14 15 (21.13%) CCNP
14 15 (21.13%) SAN
14 15 (21.13%) OSPF
14 15 (21.13%) BGP
15 14 (19.72%) SSL
15 14 (19.72%) Load Balancing
16 13 (18.31%) Network Design
16 13 (18.31%) Security Cleared
16 13 (18.31%) VPN
16 13 (18.31%) DNS
16 13 (18.31%) CCNA
16 13 (18.31%) DHCP
16 13 (18.31%) Service Management
16 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
17 12 (16.90%) Management Information System

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (2.82%) Confluence
1 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Office
2 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (49.30%) WAN
2 33 (46.48%) MPLS
3 29 (40.85%) LAN
4 26 (36.62%) Firewall
5 21 (29.58%) TCP/IP
6 20 (28.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (26.76%) IPsec
8 17 (23.94%) Internet
9 15 (21.13%) BGP
9 15 (21.13%) OSPF
9 15 (21.13%) SAN
10 14 (19.72%) SSL
11 13 (18.31%) DHCP
11 13 (18.31%) DNS
11 13 (18.31%) VPN
12 12 (16.90%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (15.49%) Broadband
13 11 (15.49%) ISDN
14 10 (14.08%) DSL
14 10 (14.08%) PSTN
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.82%) JIRA
1 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (35.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.23%) Back Office
2 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.82%) Automotive
3 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.82%) Military
3 2 (2.82%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (33.80%) Network Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.27%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) Architect
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) NetApp Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (7.04%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.23%) Deskside Support
6 3 (4.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Help Desk Engineer
6 3 (4.23%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.41%) Middleware
2 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.90%) Management Information System
3 7 (9.86%) Driving Licence
4 6 (8.45%) e-Health
4 6 (8.45%) FlexPod
4 6 (8.45%) PKI
5 4 (5.63%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.23%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.23%) iPad
6 3 (4.23%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.82%) Contactless
7 2 (2.82%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.82%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.82%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.82%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 13 (18.31%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.08%) Linux
4 6 (8.45%) Data ONTAP
4 6 (8.45%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.63%) Windows NT
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.23%) Android
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) ITIL
2 14 (19.72%) Load Balancing
3 13 (18.31%) Network Design
3 13 (18.31%) Service Management
4 10 (14.08%) PRINCE2
4 10 (14.08%) Project Management
5 8 (11.27%) Change Management
6 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
6 7 (9.86%) Information Management
7 6 (8.45%) Capacity Management
7 6 (8.45%) Change Control
7 6 (8.45%) Migration
7 6 (8.45%) Network Management
7 6 (8.45%) Operations Management
7 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.04%) Fault Management
8 5 (7.04%) Information Security
8 5 (7.04%) ITSM
8 5 (7.04%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (5.63%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) C
1 2 (2.82%) C++
1 2 (2.82%) Perl
1 2 (2.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (21.13%) CCNP
3 13 (18.31%) CCNA
3 13 (18.31%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.45%) Degree
4 6 (8.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.04%) CCIE
5 5 (7.04%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.63%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (4.23%) NCDA
7 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.23%) PMP
7 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.82%) CCDP
8 2 (2.82%) CCIP
8 2 (2.82%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) PCI DSS
1 9 (12.68%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) vSphere
2 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Cisco Prime
1 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (4.23%) Amdocs OSS
2 3 (4.23%) Netcool
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 43 (60.56%) Cisco
2 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.49%) F5
3 11 (15.49%) Juniper
3 11 (15.49%) VMware
4 10 (14.08%) HP
5 8 (11.27%) IBM
6 7 (9.86%) CA
6 7 (9.86%) Extreme Networks
6 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds
7 6 (8.45%) NetApp
7 6 (8.45%) Palo Alto
7 6 (8.45%) ServiceNow
8 5 (7.04%) Ericsson
9 4 (5.63%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (5.63%) Remedy
10 3 (4.23%) BMC
10 3 (4.23%) Cramer
10 3 (4.23%) Infovista
10 3 (4.23%) SevOne
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