Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Ethernet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ethernet over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Ethernet
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 14 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.82% 0.061% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.22% 0.35% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Bristol median daily rate £375 £200 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -50.68% -
10th Percentile £326 £200 £208
90th Percentile £410 £200 £426
South West median daily rate £250 £331 £400
% change year-on-year -24.53% -17.19% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate £21.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £43.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year -16.09% +22.54% -

Ethernet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 225 288 278
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.11% 17.54% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 200 206
Bristol median daily rate £360 £360 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.13% -6.00%
10th Percentile £197 £249 £214
90th Percentile £488 £538 £497
South West median daily rate £375 £353 £363
% change year-on-year +6.38% -2.76% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 11
Bristol median hourly rate £43.50 £34.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.94% +172.00% -51.69%
10th Percentile £16.55 £12.36 £8.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £40.15 £32.50
South West median hourly rate £37.53 £42.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year -10.65% +20.86% +72.16%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Bristol

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ethernet in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Bristol

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ethernet in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) Validation
2 5 (35.71%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) C
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Embedded C
2 5 (35.71%) MPLS
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) FreeRTOS
3 4 (28.57%) SafeRTOS
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) ADSL
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) WAN

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) BGP
2 5 (35.71%) MPLS
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) OSPF
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 3 (21.43%) ADSL
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) VDSL
5 2 (14.29%) WLAN
6 1 (7.14%) HSRP
6 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.14%) VRRP
6 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) FreeRTOS
1 4 (28.57%) SafeRTOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Validation
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Adaptive Security
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) CMMI
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C
1 5 (35.71%) Embedded C
2 1 (7.14%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 1 (7.14%) MOS
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) IEC 61508
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 15765
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
1 2 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) Meraki
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) Sophos