Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 - 99
Rank change year-on-year - +99 +4
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 18 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.95% - 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.29% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Bristol median daily rate £388 - £406
10th Percentile £335 - £208
90th Percentile £425 - £426
South West median daily rate £335 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -29.47% +18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £21.00 - £41.50
10th Percentile £17.10 - £39.75
90th Percentile £42.30 - £43.25
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year +29.77% -7.75% -

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 247 296 291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.10% 17.26% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 200 207
Bristol median daily rate £368 £352 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.33% +0.64% -2.78%
10th Percentile £213 £210 £200
90th Percentile £475 £520 £534
South West median daily rate £375 £368 £358
% change year-on-year +2.04% +2.80% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 9 19
Bristol median hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.79% +14.29% +3.16%
10th Percentile £16.55 £11.33 £9.50
90th Percentile £104.25 £34.65 £44.05
South West median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +13.33%

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

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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 15 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ethernet in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) MPLS
2 9 (50.00%) BGP
3 8 (44.44%) OSPF
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) ADSL
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
6 5 (27.78%) C
6 5 (27.78%) Embedded C
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) Validation
6 5 (27.78%) VDSL
7 4 (22.22%) MOS
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (22.22%) Juniper
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
7 4 (22.22%) HSRP
7 4 (22.22%) FreeRTOS
7 4 (22.22%) SafeRTOS
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 7

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) BGP
2 9 (50.00%) MPLS
3 8 (44.44%) LAN
3 8 (44.44%) OSPF
4 7 (38.89%) ADSL
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (27.78%) VDSL
6 5 (27.78%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) DNS
7 4 (22.22%) HSRP
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
9 2 (11.11%) Junos
9 2 (11.11%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Network Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) WAN Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) FreeRTOS
1 4 (22.22%) SafeRTOS
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
1 5 (27.78%) Validation
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Adaptive Security
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Network Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) CMMI
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C
1 5 (27.78%) Embedded C
2 1 (5.56%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (22.22%) MOS
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.56%) MCT
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) IEC 61508
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 15765
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) Brocade
3 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.11%) Forcepoint
3 2 (11.11%) McAfee
3 2 (11.11%) Meraki
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.11%) Sophos
3 2 (11.11%) Veeam
4 1 (5.56%) BT
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.56%) Siemens
4 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard