The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank - 37 37
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.63% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.76% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+48.93% -22.95%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.80% 13.17% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 23 14
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £457 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 10
Average hourly rate £43.75 £19.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.51% -28.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £17.50 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.38
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +4.61%
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Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Ethernet
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MPEG
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Apple