The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 April 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.

Ethernet
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 59 65
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.36% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 1.15% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.25 £27.70
% change year-on-year +6.21% +45.33%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 114 87 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.69% 13.34% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 48 46
Median daily rate £350 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £320 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 18
Median hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.55% +116.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £42.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 - - 4
Ethernet
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (50.00%) RAD
1 4 (50.00%) DWDM
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Huawei
1 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ciena
2 3 (37.50%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (25.00%) LXC

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DWDM
2 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Verilog
2 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 4 (50.00%) RAD
1 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
2 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
1 2 (25.00%) KVM
1 2 (25.00%) LXC
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Ciena
1 4 (50.00%) Huawei
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Brocade
2 2 (25.00%) CA
2 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Vyatta
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya