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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 204 184 139
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -45
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 54 61 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.68% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 3.57% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 24
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +30.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £166 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £381 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £283 £275
% change year-on-year
+33.69% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Average hourly rate £31.25 £14.33 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.07% -42.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £11.27 £18.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £31.67 £120.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £35.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%
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
1762 1711 1537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.83% 19.10% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 741 648
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £461 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £326 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 93 162
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+31.94% -28.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +10 19 £250 +25.00% 6
Hampshire +5 18 £450 +56.52% 4
Buckinghamshire +8 9 £450 +12.50% 1
Surrey -19 3 - - 3
Kent - 2 - - 2
West Sussex -12 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 55 (43.31%) Telecoms
2 49 (38.58%) WAN
3 42 (33.07%) Cisco
4 41 (32.28%) MPLS
5 39 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (29.92%) LAN
7 37 (29.13%) TCP/IP
8 35 (27.56%) SDH
9 33 (25.98%) ATM
10 30 (23.62%) Microsoft
11 29 (22.83%) CCNA
11 29 (22.83%) Internet
11 29 (22.83%) Firewall
12 26 (20.47%) OSPF
12 26 (20.47%) BGP
12 26 (20.47%) CCNP
12 26 (20.47%) VPN
12 26 (20.47%) ADSL
12 26 (20.47%) Security Cleared
13 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
14 21 (16.54%) EIGRP
15 19 (14.96%) Radio Access Network
16 18 (14.17%) Data Centre
16 18 (14.17%) ITIL
16 18 (14.17%) Broadband
16 18 (14.17%) SSL
16 18 (14.17%) Wireless
16 18 (14.17%) Finance
17 17 (13.39%) HP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (3.15%) IIS
2 3 (2.36%) CMS
3 2 (1.57%) WinCC
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (16.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (11.02%) MS Office
3 7 (5.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (38.58%) WAN
2 41 (32.28%) MPLS
3 38 (29.92%) LAN
4 37 (29.13%) TCP/IP
5 35 (27.56%) SDH
6 33 (25.98%) ATM
7 29 (22.83%) Internet
7 29 (22.83%) Firewall
8 26 (20.47%) VPN
8 26 (20.47%) OSPF
8 26 (20.47%) BGP
8 26 (20.47%) ADSL
9 21 (16.54%) EIGRP
10 19 (14.96%) Radio Access Network
11 18 (14.17%) Broadband
11 18 (14.17%) SSL
11 18 (14.17%) Wireless
12 16 (12.60%) HSRP
13 15 (11.81%) xDSL
14 13 (10.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) MySQL
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.94%) Subversion
3 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.36%) Trac
4 3 (2.36%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.79%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.79%) GCC
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.79%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.79%) InstallShield
General
1 55 (43.31%) Telecoms
2 18 (14.17%) Finance
3 12 (9.45%) Marketing
4 9 (7.09%) Banking
5 3 (2.36%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (20.47%) Network Engineer
2 12 (9.45%) Analyst
2 12 (9.45%) Product Manager
3 10 (7.87%) Support Analyst
3 10 (7.87%) Network Support
4 9 (7.09%) Network Analyst
4 9 (7.09%) Network Support Analyst
4 9 (7.09%) Architect
5 7 (5.51%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (4.72%) Network Architect
6 6 (4.72%) Field Engineer
6 6 (4.72%) IP Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) IP Network Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) Test Engineer
7 5 (3.94%) Project Manager
7 5 (3.94%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Network Consultant
8 4 (3.15%) Consultant
8 4 (3.15%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.15%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.36%) XSLT
2 2 (1.57%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) CSS
3 1 (0.79%) XML
3 1 (0.79%) Flash
3 1 (0.79%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.17%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.72%) PKI
5 5 (3.94%) e-Health
5 5 (3.94%) CMDB
6 3 (2.36%) SCADA
7 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.57%) Economics
8 1 (0.79%) IPTV
8 1 (0.79%) MPEG
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.79%) STB
8 1 (0.79%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.79%) Life Science
8 1 (0.79%) Robotics
8 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.24%) Windows
2 12 (9.45%) Linux
3 8 (6.30%) UNIX
4 6 (4.72%) Solaris
5 4 (3.15%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.17%) ITIL
2 16 (12.60%) Migration
3 13 (10.24%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (8.66%) Network Management
4 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (8.66%) Validation
5 9 (7.09%) Configuration Management
6 8 (6.30%) Network Design
6 8 (6.30%) Line Management
7 7 (5.51%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (5.51%) Load Balancing
7 7 (5.51%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (5.51%) Software Engineering
7 7 (5.51%) Service Management
8 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2
8 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (4.72%) WFM
9 5 (3.94%) Matrix Management
9 5 (3.94%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.87%) SQL
2 6 (4.72%) C
3 4 (3.15%) C#
3 4 (3.15%) Python
4 3 (2.36%) C++
5 2 (1.57%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
6 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 39 (30.71%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (22.83%) CCNA
3 26 (20.47%) CCNP
3 26 (20.47%) Security Cleared
4 14 (11.02%) SC Cleared
5 12 (9.45%) DV Cleared
6 9 (7.09%) Degree
7 7 (5.51%) CCIP
8 6 (4.72%) CCIE
8 6 (4.72%) Sun Certification
8 6 (4.72%) SCSA
8 6 (4.72%) BC Cleared
9 4 (3.15%) CCDE
9 4 (3.15%) CCDP
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.79%) MCSA
10 1 (0.79%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.45%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.36%) Firmware
3 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (3.15%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (3.15%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.79%) Iperf
3 1 (0.79%) OpenView
3 1 (0.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) Cacti
3 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (33.07%) Cisco
2 30 (23.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.39%) HP
4 15 (11.81%) Juniper
5 12 (9.45%) Huawei
6 11 (8.66%) BT
7 9 (7.09%) F5
7 9 (7.09%) Ericsson
7 9 (7.09%) Oracle
8 8 (6.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 6 (4.72%) Sun
9 6 (4.72%) Veritas
10 5 (3.94%) CA
11 4 (3.15%) McAfee
11 4 (3.15%) VMware
12 3 (2.36%) Siemens
12 3 (2.36%) Remedy
12 3 (2.36%) Dell
13 2 (1.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 2 (1.57%) NEC
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