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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 25 June 2022 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
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 104 103 71
Rank change year-on-year -1 -32 +74
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 35 15 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.40% 0.78% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 3.98% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 34
10th Percentile £316 £191 £400
25th Percentile £359 £234 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £313 £450
Median % change year-on-year +56.00% -30.56% +16.13%
75th Percentile £634 £328 £488
90th Percentile £689 £334 £538
England median daily rate £450 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £47.50 - -
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
75th Percentile £52.50 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +124.36% -54.12%

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 461 377 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.50% 19.58% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 191 191
10th Percentile £193 £163 £200
25th Percentile £313 £263 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £375 £415
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.64% +3.75%
75th Percentile £520 £450 £488
90th Percentile £626 £569 £538
England median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 44 21
10th Percentile - £13.25 £13.50
25th Percentile £15.25 £14.88 £14.50
Median hourly rate £16.47 £18.27 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year -9.85% +17.87% -10.79%
75th Percentile £46.00 £23.66 £19.50
90th Percentile £65.75 £47.25 £21.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.80 £21.00
% change year-on-year +0.81% +18.10% +5.00%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Ethernet as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ethernet in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Ethernet in the East of England

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Ethernet in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Ethernet in the East of England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Ethernet in the East of England.

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 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +12 28 - - 1
Suffolk - 4 - -
Essex -3 3 £488 +178.57% 2
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 30 (85.71%) C#
1 30 (85.71%) C++
1 30 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 29 (82.86%) Visual Studio
2 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 29 (82.86%) Agile
2 29 (82.86%) Software Engineering
2 29 (82.86%) Social Skills
3 28 (80.00%) Presentation Skills
3 28 (80.00%) Synthetic Environment
3 28 (80.00%) Linux
3 28 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 28 (80.00%) Java
3 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 27 (77.14%) SC Cleared
4 27 (77.14%) Security Cleared
5 21 (60.00%) Visualisation
5 21 (60.00%) Validation
6 16 (45.71%) TDD
6 16 (45.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (45.71%) Unit Testing
6 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (45.71%) CI/CD
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 8 (22.86%) MFC
8 8 (22.86%) Web Services
8 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
8 8 (22.86%) ActiveX
8 8 (22.86%) OpenGL
8 8 (22.86%) DirectX

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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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) AWS
1 1 (2.86%) GCP
1 1 (2.86%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (11.43%) Broadband
3 4 (11.43%) Internet
4 3 (8.57%) BGP
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) IPsec
4 3 (8.57%) MPLS
4 3 (8.57%) OSPF
4 3 (8.57%) SD-WAN
4 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) ICMP
5 1 (2.86%) Modbus
5 1 (2.86%) RS-232
5 1 (2.86%) RS-422
5 1 (2.86%) RS-485
5 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Visual Studio
2 28 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (22.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.86%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.86%) Redmine
General
1 29 (82.86%) Social Skills
2 28 (80.00%) Presentation Skills
3 8 (22.86%) Aerospace
3 8 (22.86%) Military
4 3 (8.57%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Law
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall Architect
3 3 (8.57%) IP Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) Test and Validation Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) ActiveX
2 8 (22.86%) DirectX
2 8 (22.86%) MFC
2 8 (22.86%) Node.js
2 8 (22.86%) OpenGL
2 8 (22.86%) Qt
2 8 (22.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.86%) Autofac
3 1 (2.86%) Caliburn.Micro
3 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) STB
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile
1 29 (82.86%) Software Engineering
2 28 (80.00%) Synthetic Environment
3 21 (60.00%) Validation
3 21 (60.00%) Visualisation
4 16 (45.71%) CI/CD
4 16 (45.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (45.71%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (45.71%) TDD
4 16 (45.71%) Unit Testing
5 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
5 8 (22.86%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Presales
7 1 (2.86%) Asynchronous Programming
7 1 (2.86%) Clean Code
7 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.86%) DataOps
7 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
1 30 (85.71%) C++
2 28 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) GLSL
3 8 (22.86%) HLSL
3 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 27 (77.14%) SC Cleared
1 27 (77.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) CCDE
3 3 (8.57%) CCDP
3 3 (8.57%) CCNP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Iperf
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco
2 3 (8.57%) Fortinet
2 3 (8.57%) Juniper
2 3 (8.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (5.71%) Splunk
4 1 (2.86%) Keysight
4 1 (2.86%) Siemens