The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 70 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.16% 0.15% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 1.11% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate £450 - £363
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
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 90 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.80% 13.20% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 65 25
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £203 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.45% +10.83%
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 Wales

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 1 £450 - 2
Ethernet
UK

Ethernet
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) NGN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) NGN
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Riverbed