Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 178 166
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 +5
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 30 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.64% 2.45% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
East of England median daily rate £300 £375 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +21.95% +2.50%
10th Percentile £130 £209 £221
90th Percentile £341 £500 £400
England median daily rate £375 £309 £350
% change year-on-year +21.46% -11.79% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
East of England median hourly rate £50.00 £38.25 £20.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.72% +84.78% -48.25%
10th Percentile £47.50 £38.13 £15.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £38.38 £43.93
England median hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year +34.62% -9.09% -10.63%

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 824 775 755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.37% 16.50% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 378 393
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -0.68% -2.67%
10th Percentile £211 £143 £172
90th Percentile £550 £554 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 106 60
East of England median hourly rate £16.35 £35.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.28% +6.06% -5.71%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.25 £13.44
90th Percentile £66.81 £49.50 £44.88
England median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -6.50% -6.98% -2.27%

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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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 +28 23 £100 -73.33% 4
Cambridgeshire +9 2 £343 -31.50% 26
Essex -9 2 - - 1
Suffolk - 2 £300 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 24 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 19 (63.33%) Qt
4 19 (63.33%) Node.js
4 19 (63.33%) C#
4 19 (63.33%) C++
4 19 (63.33%) Java
4 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (63.33%) Visual Studio
4 19 (63.33%) Web Services
4 19 (63.33%) Windows
4 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
4 19 (63.33%) NetBeans
4 19 (63.33%) Military
5 18 (60.00%) Aerospace
5 18 (60.00%) Linux
5 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 18 (60.00%) Degree
5 18 (60.00%) Mathematics
6 16 (53.33%) GLSL
6 16 (53.33%) HLSL
6 16 (53.33%) ActiveX
6 16 (53.33%) .NET
6 16 (53.33%) MFC
6 16 (53.33%) OpenGL
6 16 (53.33%) DirectX
6 16 (53.33%) Scrum

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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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
3 4 (13.33%) WAN
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
4 3 (10.00%) OSPF
4 3 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (6.67%) 3GPP
5 2 (6.67%) 4G
5 2 (6.67%) 5G
5 2 (6.67%) BGP
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (6.67%) DMVPN
5 2 (6.67%) GSM
5 2 (6.67%) LTE
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 2 (6.67%) WCDMA
5 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 19 (63.33%) Eclipse
1 19 (63.33%) NetBeans
1 19 (63.33%) Visual Studio
2 18 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.67%) ClearQuest
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Hudson
4 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 19 (63.33%) Military
2 18 (60.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (6.67%) Designer
1 2 (6.67%) Developer
1 2 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (6.67%) Network Designer
1 2 (6.67%) Platform Designer
1 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Consultant
2 1 (3.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Deskside Support
2 1 (3.33%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Protocol Stack Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Designer
2 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (3.33%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) Node.js
1 19 (63.33%) Qt
1 19 (63.33%) Web Services
2 16 (53.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) ActiveX
2 16 (53.33%) DirectX
2 16 (53.33%) MFC
2 16 (53.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.33%) Life Science
2 1 (3.33%) VHDL
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) Mathematics
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.67%) Network Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Data Security
6 1 (3.33%) Information Security
6 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.33%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
1 19 (63.33%) C++
1 19 (63.33%) Java
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) GLSL
2 16 (53.33%) HLSL
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) C
4 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 20 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CCSA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (6.67%) Perforce
4 1 (3.33%) Altera
4 1 (3.33%) Intel
4 1 (3.33%) Nokia
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) VMware