The table below looks at the statistics for Ethernet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethernet over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethernet
Rank 112 115 127
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.55% 1.09% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
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£311 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -14.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
274 274 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.36% 12.33% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 157 179
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £435 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 29
Average hourly rate £13.88 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.38 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -10.00%

Ethernet
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ethernet Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ethernet
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ethernet Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ethernet
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Ethernet Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
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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
North Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (41.67%) MPEG
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) Tcl
1 5 (41.67%) DVB
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) IPTV
1 5 (41.67%) VLAN
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Video on Demand
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (33.33%) VPLS
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Network Design
2 4 (33.33%) JNCIP
2 4 (33.33%) JNCIE
2 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) OSPF

Ethernet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) DVB
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) VLAN
2 4 (33.33%) VPLS
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) OSPF
2 4 (33.33%) BGP
2 4 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) ATM
3 2 (16.67%) GSM
3 2 (16.67%) SDH
3 2 (16.67%) UMTS
3 2 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (16.67%) RNC
4 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
4 1 (8.33%) DSL
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) IP Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Integration Tester
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (41.67%) MPEG
1 5 (41.67%) IPTV
1 5 (41.67%) Video on Demand
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) WFM
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C
1 5 (41.67%) C++
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) JNCIP
2 4 (33.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (16.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (16.67%) Capita
2 2 (16.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) HP