The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
Wales / South Wales
Rank 48 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.49% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 102 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.07% 20.16% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 84 67
Median daily rate £375 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Ethernet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ethernet across the South Wales region.

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet across the South Wales region.

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) IPv4
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) L2TP
3 2 (40.00%) PPP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) xDSL
4 1 (20.00%) APMP
4 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Broadband
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) IPv4
3 2 (40.00%) L2TP
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) PPP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) xDSL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCIE
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Riverbed
South Wales
Austin Fraser
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