Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 190 184
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 35 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.69% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.82% 1.48% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
East of England median daily rate £183 £415 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.02% +29.69% +28.00%
10th Percentile £104 £329 £308
90th Percentile £266 £500 £336
England median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
East of England median hourly rate £46.25 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.23% +15.79% -52.50%
10th Percentile £41.88 £22.00 £16.30
90th Percentile £51.63 £22.00 £21.30
England median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +16.44% +0.69% +1.40%

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 917 948 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.95% 18.44% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 468 470
East of England median daily rate £400 £370 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +3.50% -1.38%
10th Percentile £193 £156 £200
90th Percentile £551 £554 £525
England median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 124 67
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% -30.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.58 £12.77
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.55 £44.30
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 +21 23 £100 - 6
Suffolk - 6 - -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 - - 18
Essex - 2 - - 1
Norfolk +9 1 £265 -15.20%
Bedfordshire +7 1 - -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 23 (65.71%) TCP/IP
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
3 20 (57.14%) Qt
3 20 (57.14%) Node.js
3 20 (57.14%) C#
3 20 (57.14%) C++
3 20 (57.14%) Java
3 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 20 (57.14%) Web Services
3 20 (57.14%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 20 (57.14%) NetBeans
3 20 (57.14%) Military
4 19 (54.29%) Linux
4 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
5 18 (51.43%) Degree
6 17 (48.57%) Mathematics
6 17 (48.57%) Aerospace
7 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
7 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
8 14 (40.00%) GLSL
8 14 (40.00%) HLSL
8 14 (40.00%) Scrum
8 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (40.00%) ActiveX
8 14 (40.00%) .NET
8 14 (40.00%) MFC
8 14 (40.00%) OpenGL

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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 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) Network Security
2 7 (20.00%) VoIP
3 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 6 (17.14%) DNS
3 6 (17.14%) IPsec
3 6 (17.14%) VPN
4 3 (8.57%) Wireless
5 2 (5.71%) 3GPP
5 2 (5.71%) 4G
5 2 (5.71%) 5G
5 2 (5.71%) 802.11
5 2 (5.71%) GSM
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) LTE
5 2 (5.71%) WCDMA
6 1 (2.86%) ATM
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Eclipse
1 20 (57.14%) NetBeans
1 20 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.71%) ClearQuest
3 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Hudson
4 1 (2.86%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (57.14%) Military
2 17 (48.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Test Leader
2 4 (11.43%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Architect
4 1 (2.86%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Deskside Support
4 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Network Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Server Technician
4 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (57.14%) Node.js
1 20 (57.14%) Qt
1 20 (57.14%) Web Services
2 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) ActiveX
2 14 (40.00%) DirectX
2 14 (40.00%) MFC
2 14 (40.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
1 6 (17.14%) PKI
2 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (5.71%) VHDL
4 1 (2.86%) ASIC
4 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.86%) Life Science
4 1 (2.86%) Verilog
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Software Engineering
2 17 (48.57%) Mathematics
3 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Network Management
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
4 6 (17.14%) Test Planning
4 6 (17.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Validation
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.86%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.86%) FPGA Design
7 1 (2.86%) IC Design
7 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.86%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) C#
1 20 (57.14%) C++
1 20 (57.14%) Java
1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 14 (40.00%) GLSL
2 14 (40.00%) HLSL
3 9 (25.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.71%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (51.43%) Degree
3 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
3 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Perforce
4 1 (2.86%) Altera
4 1 (2.86%) Avaya
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Dell
4 1 (2.86%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (2.86%) Intel
4 1 (2.86%) Nokia
4 1 (2.86%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec