Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 May 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 169 179
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -2
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 25 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.57% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.55% 2.77% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
East of England median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £201 £245 £303
90th Percentile £440 £423 £368
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
East of England median hourly rate £38.25 £19.90 £42.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.21% -52.66% +25.48%
10th Percentile £38.13 £17.39 £37.46
90th Percentile £38.38 £35.40 £45.41
England median hourly rate £37.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.50% - +19.40%

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 the East of England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 705 721 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.00% 16.78% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 401 383
East of England median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £151 £163 £205
90th Percentile £554 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 69 55
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% -36.84% +56.30%
10th Percentile £12.18 £10.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.10 £57.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.50% -20.40% +16.28%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the East of England

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in the East of England

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in the East of England

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in the East of England

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 13 £375 - 3
Essex +11 4 £328 -9.66% 1
Suffolk -3 4 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -3 3 - - 19
Norfolk - 1 £225 -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) C++
4 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (28.00%) NetBeans
5 7 (28.00%) Military
5 7 (28.00%) Degree
5 7 (28.00%) Qt
5 7 (28.00%) Node.js
6 6 (24.00%) GLSL
6 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) HLSL
6 6 (24.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) Aerospace
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) VoIP
3 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.00%) ADSL
4 4 (16.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) IPsec
4 4 (16.00%) MPLS
4 4 (16.00%) PPP
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) 802.11
6 1 (4.00%) ATM
6 1 (4.00%) Frame Relay
6 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) SAN
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Eclipse
1 7 (28.00%) NetBeans
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (28.00%) Military
2 6 (24.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (12.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Automotive
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (16.00%) Architect
1 4 (16.00%) Core Network Architect
1 4 (16.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (16.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (16.00%) IP Architect
1 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
1 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (16.00%) Test Leader
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Node.js
1 7 (28.00%) Qt
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ActiveX
2 6 (24.00%) DirectX
2 6 (24.00%) MFC
2 6 (24.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (24.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Network Management
3 4 (16.00%) SDLC
3 4 (16.00%) Test Planning
3 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) PLM
4 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Data Acquisition
5 1 (4.00%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.00%) FMEA
5 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C
1 8 (32.00%) C++
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) GLSL
3 6 (24.00%) HLSL
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (28.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (16.00%) CCIE
5 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (16.00%) JNCIE
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) vSphere
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Juniper
4 3 (12.00%) Intel
5 1 (4.00%) Avaya
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Nokia
5 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec