The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 28 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 31
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.38% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.63% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +10.29% -6.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.87% +5.26%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 15 38 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 15.63% 14.29% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 11
Median daily rate £450 £393 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.64% +101.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £342
% change year-on-year +6.45% +6.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £45.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Dorset

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) FabricPath

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) FabricPath
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) NetScreen
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPLS
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
1 2 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 2 (100.00%) WatchGuard