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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 136 135 141
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 7 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.57% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 4.26% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 3
Median daily rate £412 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £105 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £525 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £43.25 £35.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.83% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.85 £31.90 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £39.10 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £34.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% +38.00%
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
484 446 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.68% 13.32% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 244 295
Median daily rate £350 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 28
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.46 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.09% +88.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £17.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £48.50 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -2.15%

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
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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Bristol - 3 £412 - 1
Wiltshire -7 2 £325 -16.12%
Gloucestershire +6 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £450 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 13 (52.00%) Cisco
3 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
4 9 (36.00%) BGP
5 8 (32.00%) MPLS
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (28.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 7 (28.00%) OSPF
7 6 (24.00%) Project Management
7 6 (24.00%) Migration
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 6 (24.00%) Juniper
7 6 (24.00%) WatchGuard
7 6 (24.00%) SonicWALL
7 6 (24.00%) Change Control
8 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (20.00%) VLAN
8 5 (20.00%) Fortinet
8 5 (20.00%) VPLS
8 5 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (20.00%) Network Design
8 5 (20.00%) VoIP
8 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (20.00%) LAN

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 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (36.00%) BGP
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (32.00%) MPLS
5 7 (28.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 7 (28.00%) OSPF
6 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (24.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.00%) FabricPath
7 5 (20.00%) Internet
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (20.00%) NetScreen
7 5 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
7 5 (20.00%) VLAN
7 5 (20.00%) VoIP
7 5 (20.00%) VPLS
8 4 (16.00%) Network Security
8 4 (16.00%) PuTTY
8 4 (16.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.00%) PVCS
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Avionics
2 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Designer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Mobile Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Change Control
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (20.00%) Network Design
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (12.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Case Management
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Project Governance
7 1 (4.00%) Server Building
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
1 1 (4.00%) C#
1 1 (4.00%) C++
1 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) CCIE
4 3 (12.00%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCSA
5 1 (4.00%) CCSE
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Cisco
2 9 (36.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) SonicWALL
3 6 (24.00%) WatchGuard
4 5 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 1 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (4.00%) BT
7 1 (4.00%) Dell
7 1 (4.00%) Draytek
7 1 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) Nortel
7 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.00%) Serena
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas
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