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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 127 125 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 11 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 3.89% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £400 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £29.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -23.71%
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
476 360 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.43% 11.72% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 173 253
Median daily rate £363 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £247 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 32
Median hourly rate £36.50 £21.09 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.04% +20.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £12.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.18 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Devon +3 4 - -
Dorset -4 3 £400 - 3
Wiltshire -2 2 - - 2
Gloucestershire +1 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (31.82%) vSphere
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
4 7 (31.82%) Migration
4 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 7 (31.82%) Cisco
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (27.27%) SAN
5 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 6 (27.27%) PRINCE
5 6 (27.27%) BGP
5 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (27.27%) Skype
5 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
5 6 (27.27%) Office 365
6 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
7 4 (18.18%) Network Design
7 4 (18.18%) Internet
7 4 (18.18%) Linux

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (27.27%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.55%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) BGP
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (27.27%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) Skype
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
4 3 (13.64%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (13.64%) MPLS
4 3 (13.64%) NetScreen
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 3 (13.64%) OSPF
4 3 (13.64%) SSH
4 3 (13.64%) Telnet
4 3 (13.64%) VLAN
4 3 (13.64%) VoIP
4 3 (13.64%) VPLS
4 3 (13.64%) VPN
4 3 (13.64%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Avionics
2 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Floorwalker
5 1 (4.55%) NetBackup Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) OCX
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 6 (27.27%) PRINCE
4 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Network Design
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Case Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Design
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) CCIE
3 3 (13.64%) CCNP
3 3 (13.64%) Check Point Certification
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) SonicWALL
4 3 (13.64%) WatchGuard
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (4.55%) BT
6 1 (4.55%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Nortel
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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