The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 88 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.74% 1.79% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£311 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £273 £305
% change year-on-year
+10.09% -10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -14.06%
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Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
190 168 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.66% 11.42% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 95 105
Average daily rate £320 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £27.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.27% +64.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £13.90 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £110.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (35.71%) C
1 5 (35.71%) C++
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
1 5 (35.71%) MPEG
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) Tcl
1 5 (35.71%) DVB
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) IPTV
1 5 (35.71%) VLAN
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Video on Demand
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) QA
2 4 (28.57%) VPLS
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) WFM
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
1 5 (35.71%) DVB
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) VLAN
2 4 (28.57%) VPLS
2 4 (28.57%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (28.57%) MPLS
2 4 (28.57%) OSPF
2 4 (28.57%) BGP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) ATM
2 4 (28.57%) GSM
2 4 (28.57%) SDH
2 4 (28.57%) UMTS
2 4 (28.57%) RNC
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DSL
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Field Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) IP Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Integration Tester
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
1 5 (35.71%) MPEG
1 5 (35.71%) IPTV
1 5 (35.71%) Video on Demand
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Line Management
2 4 (28.57%) WFM
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
1 5 (35.71%) C++
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
1 5 (35.71%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) JNCIP
2 4 (28.57%) JNCIE
3 1 (7.14%) MCITP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) SLA
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Juniper
1 4 (28.57%) Ericsson
1 4 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 2 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) HP