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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 227 218 208
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 37 60 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.21% 3.31% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 24 18
Median daily rate £363 £380 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +64.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £214 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £355 £286
% change year-on-year
+2.11% +24.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £14.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £39.08 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +11.64%
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
1671 1813 1703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.86% 18.96% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 945 943 736
Median daily rate £375 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 121 101
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.35% +30.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.52 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+46.34% +7.62%

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 26 July 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
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 26 July 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 -3 21 £363 +51.04% 2
Surrey 0 7 £380 +1.33% 7
West Sussex -5 3 £365 +4.28%
Hampshire -12 3 £337 -25.05% 7
Buckinghamshire +5 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 £413 - 1
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 50 (61.73%) Cisco
2 40 (49.38%) Firewall
3 37 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (43.21%) WAN
5 34 (41.98%) ITIL
6 32 (39.51%) MPLS
6 32 (39.51%) Data Centre
7 27 (33.33%) LAN
8 26 (32.10%) Windows
8 26 (32.10%) TCP/IP
8 26 (32.10%) Telecoms
9 25 (30.86%) SAN
9 25 (30.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (25.93%) CCNP
10 21 (25.93%) IPsec
11 20 (24.69%) Linux
12 18 (22.22%) OSPF
12 18 (22.22%) BGP
13 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
13 17 (20.99%) SSL
13 17 (20.99%) VMware
13 17 (20.99%) Windows Server
14 16 (19.75%) Load Balancing
14 16 (19.75%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (19.75%) DNS
14 16 (19.75%) CCNA
15 15 (18.52%) IBM
15 15 (18.52%) HP
15 15 (18.52%) DHCP
15 15 (18.52%) Internet

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:

Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Office
2 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (49.38%) Firewall
2 35 (43.21%) WAN
3 32 (39.51%) MPLS
4 27 (33.33%) LAN
5 26 (32.10%) TCP/IP
6 25 (30.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 25 (30.86%) SAN
7 21 (25.93%) IPsec
8 18 (22.22%) BGP
8 18 (22.22%) OSPF
9 17 (20.99%) SSL
10 16 (19.75%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (19.75%) DNS
11 15 (18.52%) DHCP
11 15 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (18.52%) Internet
12 14 (17.28%) VPN
13 12 (14.81%) ISDN
14 11 (13.58%) Broadband
14 11 (13.58%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Hudson
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
1 2 (2.47%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (2.47%) Subversion
1 2 (2.47%) VectorCAST
General
1 26 (32.10%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.70%) Back Office
2 3 (3.70%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.47%) Avionics
3 2 (2.47%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.64%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (8.64%) NetApp Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Architect
4 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco Support
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Designer
6 4 (4.94%) Microwave Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Network Support
6 4 (4.94%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) OSS Architect
6 4 (4.94%) Solutions Designer
6 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) 802.1X
2 4 (4.94%) Middleware
2 4 (4.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (39.51%) Data Centre
2 14 (17.28%) Management Information System
3 11 (13.58%) Driving Licence
4 10 (12.35%) e-Health
4 10 (12.35%) FlexPod
5 8 (9.88%) PKI
6 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.70%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.70%) iPad
6 3 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.47%) Replication
7 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.23%) CMDB
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.10%) Windows
2 20 (24.69%) Linux
3 17 (20.99%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.35%) Data ONTAP
5 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.94%) Windows NT
6 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.70%) Android
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) ITIL
2 16 (19.75%) Load Balancing
3 12 (14.81%) Change Management
4 11 (13.58%) Capacity Management
5 10 (12.35%) Change Control
6 9 (11.11%) Project Management
6 9 (11.11%) Service Management
7 8 (9.88%) Incident Management
7 8 (9.88%) Information Management
8 7 (8.64%) Migration
8 7 (8.64%) Network Design
8 7 (8.64%) Network Management
8 7 (8.64%) Operations Management
8 7 (8.64%) Presales
8 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.17%) Fault Management
9 5 (6.17%) ITSM
9 5 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (6.17%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) ANSI C
2 2 (2.47%) C
2 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
3 1 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (25.93%) CCNP
3 16 (19.75%) CCNA
4 10 (12.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 7 (8.64%) NCDA
6 6 (7.41%) CCIE
6 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (6.17%) Degree
7 5 (6.17%) MCP
7 5 (6.17%) MCSA
7 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.47%) CCDP
8 2 (2.47%) CCIP
8 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.23%) PMP
9 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) PCI DSS
2 11 (13.58%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) DO-178B
3 2 (2.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (16.05%) vSphere
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Cisco Prime
1 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (4.94%) Amdocs OSS
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.70%) Netcool
4 2 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 50 (61.73%) Cisco
2 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.99%) VMware
3 15 (18.52%) HP
3 15 (18.52%) IBM
4 13 (16.05%) Juniper
5 12 (14.81%) F5
6 10 (12.35%) CA
6 10 (12.35%) NetApp
7 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.64%) Extreme Networks
8 7 (8.64%) Palo Alto
9 6 (7.41%) ServiceNow
10 5 (6.17%) Barracuda Networks
10 5 (6.17%) Dell
10 5 (6.17%) Hitachi
10 5 (6.17%) Intel
11 4 (4.94%) Oracle
11 4 (4.94%) Remedy
11 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
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