Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 July 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
London > City of London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 233 290
Rank change year-on-year +11 +57 -7
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 12 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 0.96% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 10
City of London median daily rate £382 £385 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% -6.73% +30.95%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £271
90th Percentile £568 £450 £475
London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £50.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year +56.25% -5.88% +70.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 688 942 1514
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 10.60% 13.65% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 736 1111
City of London median daily rate £450 £448 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £185 £263 £230
90th Percentile £638 £588 £575
London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 40
City of London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.50 £18.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.49% +6.32% -11.61%
10th Percentile £13.27 £13.88 £13.19
90th Percentile £29.79 £28.63 £28.87
London median hourly rate £21.35 £21.17 £18.86
% change year-on-year +0.85% +12.28% -0.76%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the City of London

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in the City of London

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in the City of London

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (25.00%) LXC
4 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (25.00%) Puppet
4 3 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) High Availability
4 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 3 (25.00%) ISDN
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) ISDN
4 2 (16.67%) ADSL
4 2 (16.67%) BGP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) ICMP
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) NX-OS
4 2 (16.67%) OSPF
4 2 (16.67%) PSTN
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Grid Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) HATEOAS
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
1 2 (16.67%) Polymer
1 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) High Availability
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Microservices
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
3 1 (8.33%) Lisp
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) LXC
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) GPFS
2 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) F5
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
3 2 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (16.67%) SevOne
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) Arista
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) VMware