Period
to 21 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 195 190
Rank change year-on-year +23 -5 0
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 36 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 1.30% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
East of England median daily rate £183 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.02% +27.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £104 £313 £309
90th Percentile £266 £500 £368
England median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £46.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.18% -52.25% +114.28%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +15.07% +7.35%

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 883 924 841
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.57% 18.91% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 473 474
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £175 £172 £200
90th Percentile £562 £575 £538
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 109 58
East of England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.28 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.57% -43.27% +17.19%
10th Percentile £11.65 £10.90 £12.78
90th Percentile £52.25 £43.00 £45.32
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.10 £24.30
% change year-on-year +10.50% -25.51% +21.50%

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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

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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

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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 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in the East of England

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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

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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 September 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 +11 21 £100 - 6
Suffolk - 8 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 3 - - 12
Essex +3 3 - -
Norfolk - 1 £265 -
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England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 27 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (55.56%) C#
3 20 (55.56%) C++
3 20 (55.56%) Java
3 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 20 (55.56%) Visual Studio
3 20 (55.56%) Web Services
3 20 (55.56%) Windows
3 20 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 20 (55.56%) NetBeans
3 20 (55.56%) Military
3 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 20 (55.56%) Qt
3 20 (55.56%) Node.js
4 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
4 19 (52.78%) Linux
5 18 (50.00%) Degree
6 17 (47.22%) Mathematics
6 17 (47.22%) Aerospace
7 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (41.67%) Scrum
7 15 (41.67%) ActiveX
7 15 (41.67%) .NET
7 15 (41.67%) MFC
7 15 (41.67%) OpenGL
7 15 (41.67%) DirectX
7 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 15 (41.67%) GLSL

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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 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 10 (27.78%) Network Security
2 10 (27.78%) VoIP
3 8 (22.22%) DHCP
3 8 (22.22%) DNS
3 8 (22.22%) IPsec
3 8 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (8.33%) 802.11
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) ATM
5 2 (5.56%) Frame Relay
5 2 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.56%) xDSL
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 20 (55.56%) NetBeans
1 20 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 15 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
General
1 20 (55.56%) Military
2 17 (47.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Test Leader
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (8.33%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) Developer
3 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Deskside Support
4 1 (2.78%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
4 1 (2.78%) Server Technician
4 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) Node.js
1 20 (55.56%) Qt
1 20 (55.56%) Web Services
2 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) ActiveX
2 15 (41.67%) DirectX
2 15 (41.67%) MFC
2 15 (41.67%) OpenGL
3 3 (8.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 8 (22.22%) PKI
2 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) ASIC
3 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.78%) Verilog
3 1 (2.78%) VHDL
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 17 (47.22%) Mathematics
3 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (41.67%) Scrum
4 8 (22.22%) Network Management
4 8 (22.22%) SDLC
4 8 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
6 2 (5.56%) Change Control
6 2 (5.56%) Data Privacy
6 2 (5.56%) PLM
7 1 (2.78%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (2.78%) FPGA Design
7 1 (2.78%) IC Design
7 1 (2.78%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) C#
1 20 (55.56%) C++
1 20 (55.56%) Java
1 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) GLSL
2 15 (41.67%) HLSL
3 12 (33.33%) C
4 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
3 18 (50.00%) Degree
4 8 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) CCNA
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco
3 9 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Intel
5 2 (5.56%) Avaya
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) Nokia
5 2 (5.56%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.78%) Dell
6 1 (2.78%) Dell Compellent