The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethernet
Rank 41 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.24% 4.48% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate £330 £150 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Ethernet
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.63% 16.14% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 38 31
Average daily rate £363 £413 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.69 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.88% -46.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
1 7 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 6 (42.86%) Skype
2 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) SSH
3 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Wireless
4 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (28.57%) IronPort
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) McAfee

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
1 6 (42.86%) Skype
2 5 (35.71%) SSH
2 5 (35.71%) Wireless
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Junos
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) GLBP
4 3 (21.43%) HSRP
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) RIP
4 3 (21.43%) SNMP
4 3 (21.43%) SSL
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (14.29%) Network Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CCIE
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
4 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Blue Coat
3 4 (28.57%) F5
3 4 (28.57%) Intel
3 4 (28.57%) IronPort
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) McAfee
4 3 (21.43%) Remedy
5 1 (7.14%) Altera
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Xilinx