The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ethernet
Rank 135 135 93
Rank change year-on-year
0 -42
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 12 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.17% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.31% 1.41% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 5
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£463 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £293 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £343 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £286 £275
% change year-on-year
+34.49% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -5.33%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
362 354 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.72% 12.27% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 215 150
Average daily rate £370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 22
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Ethernet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ethernet across the South West region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Ethernet Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 6 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
Wiltshire +11 11 £475 +46.15% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £310 - 4
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 11 (37.93%) UMTS
3 10 (34.48%) SDH
3 10 (34.48%) ATM
3 10 (34.48%) GSM
3 10 (34.48%) SLA
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco
3 10 (34.48%) Ericsson
3 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) RNC
3 10 (34.48%) WFM
3 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 10 (34.48%) Radio Access Network
3 10 (34.48%) Line Management
4 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
4 9 (31.03%) WAN
4 9 (31.03%) LAN
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) UNIX
6 7 (24.14%) Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) CCNP
7 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (20.69%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) Finance
8 5 (17.24%) Firewall
8 5 (17.24%) Wireless

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Eucalyptus
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) UMTS
2 10 (34.48%) ATM
2 10 (34.48%) GSM
2 10 (34.48%) SDH
2 10 (34.48%) RNC
2 10 (34.48%) Radio Access Network
3 9 (31.03%) LAN
3 9 (31.03%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) VPN
4 5 (17.24%) Network Security
4 5 (17.24%) MPLS
4 5 (17.24%) OSPF
4 5 (17.24%) BGP
4 5 (17.24%) Firewall
4 5 (17.24%) Wireless
5 4 (13.79%) IPsec
5 4 (13.79%) VLAN
5 4 (13.79%) IPv4
5 4 (13.79%) IPv6
5 4 (13.79%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) OLTP
General
1 14 (48.28%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Field Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Systems Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Operations Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.45%) SOA Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Java EE
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 2 (6.90%) WSDL
2 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XSD
2 2 (6.90%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) JMS
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Cryptography
2 4 (13.79%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.34%) Streaming Video
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX
2 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Solaris
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (34.48%) WFM
1 10 (34.48%) Line Management
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) Validation
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) B2B
6 2 (6.90%) B2C
6 2 (6.90%) UML
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.90%) BPEL
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (17.24%) DV Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.45%) Degree
6 1 (3.45%) CCNA
6 1 (3.45%) CCDP
6 1 (3.45%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Iperf
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco
1 10 (34.48%) Ericsson
1 10 (34.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Juniper
3 5 (17.24%) Brocade
4 4 (13.79%) Tandberg
4 4 (13.79%) VMware
5 3 (10.34%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) Nokia
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
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