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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 185 172 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -65
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 74 57 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.67% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.93% 4.04% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 20
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£300 £250 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £163 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £263 £309
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -14.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.57% -34.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £15.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+116.66% -58.62%
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
1881 1412 1715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.12% 16.55% 20.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 656 697
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 96 176
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £21.00 £21.67
% change year-on-year
+11.90% -3.06%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -2 39 £260 +4.00% 9
Surrey +7 17 £231 -15.90% 4
Buckinghamshire -12 9 £425 +21.42% 1
Hampshire -21 5 £350 -6.66%
West Sussex -6 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 84 (56.00%) Telecoms
2 53 (35.33%) Cisco
3 52 (34.67%) MPLS
4 46 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (26.00%) CCNA
6 37 (24.67%) Firewall
7 33 (22.00%) TCP/IP
7 33 (22.00%) VPN
8 29 (19.33%) BGP
8 29 (19.33%) Security Cleared
9 28 (18.67%) CCNP
9 28 (18.67%) WAN
10 27 (18.00%) Juniper
10 27 (18.00%) Internet
11 26 (17.33%) Ericsson
12 24 (16.00%) SC Cleared
12 24 (16.00%) 3G
12 24 (16.00%) Migration
13 23 (15.33%) LAN
14 22 (14.67%) Nokia
14 22 (14.67%) IPsec
15 19 (12.67%) 2G
15 19 (12.67%) OSPF
15 19 (12.67%) CCIP
15 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
15 19 (12.67%) SDH
15 19 (12.67%) Windows
16 17 (11.33%) Load Balancing
16 17 (11.33%) Linux
17 16 (10.67%) Huawei

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (4.67%) WebLogic
1 7 (4.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.33%) IIS
2 5 (3.33%) Apache
3 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.67%) Moodle
4 1 (0.67%) Lync
4 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Office
3 5 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (34.67%) MPLS
2 37 (24.67%) Firewall
3 33 (22.00%) TCP/IP
3 33 (22.00%) VPN
4 29 (19.33%) BGP
5 28 (18.67%) WAN
6 27 (18.00%) Internet
7 24 (16.00%) 3G
8 23 (15.33%) LAN
9 22 (14.67%) IPsec
10 19 (12.67%) 2G
10 19 (12.67%) SDH
10 19 (12.67%) OSPF
11 16 (10.67%) VLAN
11 16 (10.67%) LTE
12 15 (10.00%) VoIP
12 15 (10.00%) ADSL
13 14 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (8.67%) SNMP
15 12 (8.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (4.67%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.33%) DB2
4 2 (1.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (4.67%) Toad
2 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.67%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.67%) Subversion
3 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.67%) Trac
General
1 84 (56.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (10.00%) Back Office
3 7 (4.67%) Finance
4 3 (2.00%) Banking
4 3 (2.00%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (17.33%) Transmission Engineer
2 20 (13.33%) IP Engineer
3 18 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 11 (7.33%) Design Engineer
5 9 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.00%) Analyst
5 9 (6.00%) Back Office Engineer
6 8 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 7 (4.67%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.67%) NOC Engineer
8 6 (4.00%) Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Security Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Architect
9 5 (3.33%) Network Consultant
9 5 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.33%) Network Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) Transmission Planning Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (2.67%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (2.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.67%) SOAP
1 7 (4.67%) Web Services
1 7 (4.67%) XML
1 7 (4.67%) JMS
1 7 (4.67%) WSDL
1 7 (4.67%) JAXB
2 5 (3.33%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.33%) Qt
3 2 (1.33%) WebSockets
3 2 (1.33%) .NET
3 2 (1.33%) WinForms
4 1 (0.67%) WPF
4 1 (0.67%) XSLT
4 1 (0.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.33%) IVR
2 5 (3.33%) e-Health
3 3 (2.00%) Streaming Video
3 3 (2.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.00%) iPad
3 3 (2.00%) PKI
3 3 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.33%) MPEG
4 2 (1.33%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (0.67%) VHDL
5 1 (0.67%) Verilog
5 1 (0.67%) DTV
5 1 (0.67%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) Life Science
5 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.67%) Windows
2 17 (11.33%) Linux
3 7 (4.67%) SUSE
4 5 (3.33%) AIX
4 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.33%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.67%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.00%) CentOS
6 3 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.00%) Android
7 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.67%) UNIX
8 1 (0.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.00%) Migration
2 17 (11.33%) Load Balancing
3 16 (10.67%) Software Engineering
4 12 (8.00%) Validation
4 12 (8.00%) Network Management
5 11 (7.33%) Change Management
5 11 (7.33%) ITIL
6 10 (6.67%) Project Management
7 8 (5.33%) Network Architecture
8 7 (4.67%) Project Planning
8 7 (4.67%) Data Migration
8 7 (4.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.67%) Service Management
8 7 (4.67%) OO
8 7 (4.67%) TDD
9 6 (4.00%) Network Design
9 6 (4.00%) Fault Management
10 5 (3.33%) Incident Management
10 5 (3.33%) Workflow
10 5 (3.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.00%) SQL
2 9 (6.00%) C
2 9 (6.00%) C++
2 9 (6.00%) Java
3 7 (4.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.00%) Python
4 6 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (2.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (2.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (1.33%) IronPython
6 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.67%) Perl
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) VC++
7 1 (0.67%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (30.67%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (26.00%) CCNA
3 29 (19.33%) Security Cleared
4 28 (18.67%) CCNP
5 24 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 19 (12.67%) CCIP
7 11 (7.33%) CCIE
8 9 (6.00%) Degree
9 7 (4.67%) DV Cleared
10 5 (3.33%) CCDP
11 4 (2.67%) BC Cleared
12 2 (1.33%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.33%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.33%) JNCIS
12 2 (1.33%) JNCIP
12 2 (1.33%) CCSP
12 2 (1.33%) HND
12 2 (1.33%) CCDA
13 1 (0.67%) HNC
13 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.00%) SLA
2 3 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (5.33%) Firmware
2 6 (4.00%) vSphere
3 5 (3.33%) FreeRADIUS
3 5 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.67%) Snort
6 1 (0.67%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (2.67%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (2.67%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.67%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.67%) Cacti
3 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (35.33%) Cisco
2 27 (18.00%) Juniper
3 26 (17.33%) Ericsson
4 22 (14.67%) Nokia
5 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
6 16 (10.67%) Huawei
7 15 (10.00%) NEC
8 14 (9.33%) Oracle
9 13 (8.67%) Nortel
9 13 (8.67%) Cramer
9 13 (8.67%) VMware
10 12 (8.00%) F5
11 11 (7.33%) CheckPoint
11 11 (7.33%) HP
11 11 (7.33%) CA
12 8 (5.33%) BT
13 7 (4.67%) BEA
13 7 (4.67%) MetaSolv
14 6 (4.00%) Radware
14 6 (4.00%) Redback
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