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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 218 195 169
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -26
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 57 56 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.61% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.18% 3.06% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 20
Average daily rate
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£338 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £158 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £301
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.91 £12.33 £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.33 £37.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -9.09%
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
1792 1831 1584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.10% 19.88% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 973 866 724
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.72% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 99 97
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.21 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.54% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 -3 29 £208 -7.77% 3
West Sussex -4 9 £344 -1.78%
Hampshire +3 8 £450 +26.58% 3
Surrey -8 5 £375 +64.83% 6
Buckinghamshire -11 3 £450 -
East Sussex - 2 £325 - 1
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 54 (44.63%) Cisco
2 48 (39.67%) Telecoms
3 47 (38.84%) Firewall
4 46 (38.02%) WAN
5 45 (37.19%) TCP/IP
6 43 (35.54%) LAN
7 42 (34.71%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (34.71%) MPLS
8 35 (28.93%) VPN
9 32 (26.45%) CCNA
10 31 (25.62%) OSPF
10 31 (25.62%) BGP
11 29 (23.97%) SDH
11 29 (23.97%) ATM
12 28 (23.14%) Linux
12 28 (23.14%) CCNP
13 25 (20.66%) ITIL
13 25 (20.66%) VLAN
14 24 (19.83%) DHCP
15 23 (19.01%) DNS
15 23 (19.01%) HP
16 22 (18.18%) EIGRP
16 22 (18.18%) HSRP
17 21 (17.36%) IPsec
18 20 (16.53%) Internet
18 20 (16.53%) SNMP
18 20 (16.53%) ADSL
19 19 (15.70%) Juniper
19 19 (15.70%) Wireless
19 19 (15.70%) Security Cleared

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (2.48%) CMS
2 2 (1.65%) IIS
3 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.92%) MS Office
3 7 (5.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.83%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 47 (38.84%) Firewall
2 46 (38.02%) WAN
3 45 (37.19%) TCP/IP
4 43 (35.54%) LAN
5 42 (34.71%) MPLS
6 35 (28.93%) VPN
7 31 (25.62%) OSPF
7 31 (25.62%) BGP
8 29 (23.97%) ATM
8 29 (23.97%) SDH
9 25 (20.66%) VLAN
10 24 (19.83%) DHCP
11 23 (19.01%) DNS
12 22 (18.18%) EIGRP
12 22 (18.18%) HSRP
13 21 (17.36%) IPsec
14 20 (16.53%) Internet
14 20 (16.53%) SNMP
14 20 (16.53%) ADSL
15 19 (15.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) MySQL
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.48%) Subversion
3 2 (1.65%) JIRA
3 2 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.65%) Hudson
3 2 (1.65%) VectorCAST
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.83%) GCC
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 48 (39.67%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.57%) Finance
3 8 (6.61%) Banking
4 7 (5.79%) Marketing
5 5 (4.13%) Back Office
6 4 (3.31%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.65%) Avionics
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (23.14%) Network Engineer
2 10 (8.26%) Analyst
2 10 (8.26%) Architect
2 10 (8.26%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (7.44%) Network Support
4 8 (6.61%) Support Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) Network Support Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) Support Engineer
5 7 (5.79%) Network Analyst
5 7 (5.79%) Network Architect
6 6 (4.96%) Product Manager
7 5 (4.13%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.31%) Tester
8 4 (3.31%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Network Specialist
8 4 (3.31%) Technical Tester
8 4 (3.31%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (3.31%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.22%) 802.1X
2 6 (4.96%) CSS
3 2 (1.65%) Qt
4 1 (0.83%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.61%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.96%) PKI
5 5 (4.13%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.48%) Handset
6 3 (2.48%) Clustering
6 3 (2.48%) e-Health
6 3 (2.48%) CMDB
7 2 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.65%) Economics
7 2 (1.65%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.83%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.83%) Life Science
8 1 (0.83%) SCADA
8 1 (0.83%) Robotics
8 1 (0.83%) iPad
8 1 (0.83%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.14%) Linux
2 9 (7.44%) Windows
3 7 (5.79%) UNIX
4 6 (4.96%) Solaris
5 5 (4.13%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.83%) Android
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.83%) CentOS
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (20.66%) ITIL
2 12 (9.92%) Migration
2 12 (9.92%) Network Design
3 10 (8.26%) Validation
3 10 (8.26%) Change Management
4 9 (7.44%) Service Management
4 9 (7.44%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.61%) Network Management
5 8 (6.61%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (6.61%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.61%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.79%) Project Management
6 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.96%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (4.13%) Information Security
8 5 (4.13%) Software Engineering
9 4 (3.31%) Network Planning
9 4 (3.31%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (3.31%) Quality Management
9 4 (3.31%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.61%) SQL
2 5 (4.13%) C
3 3 (2.48%) C++
4 2 (1.65%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) Python
5 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.83%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 42 (34.71%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (26.45%) CCNA
3 28 (23.14%) CCNP
4 19 (15.70%) Security Cleared
5 12 (9.92%) SC Cleared
6 9 (7.44%) Degree
7 7 (5.79%) DV Cleared
8 6 (4.96%) CCIE
8 6 (4.96%) CCENT
8 6 (4.96%) Sun Certification
8 6 (4.96%) SCSA
8 6 (4.96%) CCSE
8 6 (4.96%) CCIP
9 4 (3.31%) CCDP
9 4 (3.31%) CCDE
10 3 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.48%) JNCIA
11 2 (1.65%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.83%) MOS
12 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) SLA
2 4 (3.31%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.48%) QA
4 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.83%) DO-178B
System Software
1 6 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.48%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.48%) Firmware
3 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (7.44%) Cacti
2 6 (4.96%) OpenView
3 3 (2.48%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.48%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.65%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.83%) Iperf
5 1 (0.83%) OPNET
5 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (44.63%) Cisco
2 23 (19.01%) HP
3 19 (15.70%) Juniper
4 17 (14.05%) Microsoft
5 12 (9.92%) Huawei
6 11 (9.09%) Oracle
7 9 (7.44%) F5
8 8 (6.61%) Ericsson
8 8 (6.61%) CheckPoint
8 8 (6.61%) Fortinet
9 7 (5.79%) BT
10 6 (4.96%) Veritas
10 6 (4.96%) VMware
10 6 (4.96%) Aruba
10 6 (4.96%) Sun
11 5 (4.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 5 (4.13%) NEC
12 3 (2.48%) CA
12 3 (2.48%) SolarWinds
12 3 (2.48%) Qualys
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