The first table below looks at the demand for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Surrey 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 77 70 98
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 20 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.34% 1.40% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.51% 8.33% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate £290 £175 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% -57.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £175 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £175 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £280 £305
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -8.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
235 216 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.74% 16.84% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 98 119
Average daily rate £360 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £154 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £466 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 32
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -2 8 £265 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Reigate - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Ethernet
South East

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 28 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 18 (56.25%) Ericsson
2 18 (56.25%) Huawei
3 17 (53.13%) LTE
4 15 (46.88%) 3G
5 14 (43.75%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (40.63%) ATM
7 11 (34.38%) SDH
7 11 (34.38%) DWDM
7 11 (34.38%) Nokia
8 10 (31.25%) NEC
8 10 (31.25%) Network Design
9 9 (28.13%) Network Planning
10 8 (25.00%) Logistics
10 8 (25.00%) Migration
10 8 (25.00%) MPLS
10 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (21.88%) Nortel
11 7 (21.88%) Project Management
12 6 (18.75%) 2G
12 6 (18.75%) Firewall
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 5 (15.63%) BT
13 5 (15.63%) OSPF
13 5 (15.63%) BGP
13 5 (15.63%) BT 21CN
14 4 (12.50%) vSphere
14 4 (12.50%) HSRP
14 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
14 4 (12.50%) RSVP

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (53.13%) LTE
2 15 (46.88%) 3G
3 14 (43.75%) Radio Access Network
4 13 (40.63%) ATM
5 11 (34.38%) SDH
5 11 (34.38%) DWDM
6 8 (25.00%) MPLS
7 6 (18.75%) 2G
7 6 (18.75%) Firewall
8 5 (15.63%) OSPF
8 5 (15.63%) BGP
8 5 (15.63%) BT 21CN
9 4 (12.50%) HSRP
9 4 (12.50%) RSVP
9 4 (12.50%) VRRP
9 4 (12.50%) VPN
10 3 (9.38%) UMTS
10 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
10 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (9.38%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
General
1 28 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Design Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Transmission Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Network Design
2 9 (28.13%) Network Planning
3 8 (25.00%) Logistics
3 8 (25.00%) Migration
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 3 (9.38%) Network Management
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL
8 1 (3.13%) Service Management
8 1 (3.13%) Change Control
8 1 (3.13%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CCIE
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) CCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) CCSE
4 1 (3.13%) CEH
4 1 (3.13%) GSEC
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) vSphere
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Ericsson
1 18 (56.25%) Huawei
2 11 (34.38%) Nokia
3 10 (31.25%) NEC
4 7 (21.88%) Nortel
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) BT
7 4 (12.50%) VMware
7 4 (12.50%) Cisco
8 3 (9.38%) Juniper
9 2 (6.25%) Redback
9 2 (6.25%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (6.25%) Radware
10 1 (3.13%) NetApp
10 1 (3.13%) Citrix
10 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
10 1 (3.13%) McAfee
10 1 (3.13%) Sophos
10 1 (3.13%) Splunk
10 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds