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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ethernet
South West / Bristol
Rank 69 - 64
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% - 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.65% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £340 £335
% change year-on-year +11.02% +1.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £20.35
% change year-on-year +1.19% +106.38%  

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

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 155 151 116
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 18.83% 16.72% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 111 60
Median daily rate £351 £360 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -2.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £27.50 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +51.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £18.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £30.00 £42.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Ethernet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Bristol

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

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Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
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