Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 181 187
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +8
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 14 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.28% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% 1.18% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 13
East of England median daily rate £415 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% +30.00% -27.54%
10th Percentile £329 £309 £225
90th Percentile £500 £406 £313
England median daily rate £360 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +2.86% -3.45% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
East of England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.33% -46.25% +60.00%
England median hourly rate £36.50 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year - +12.31% +8.33%

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 937 848 947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.47% 17.55% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 473 463
East of England median daily rate £370 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.07% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £155 £200 £213
90th Percentile £562 £525 £525
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.75% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 66 125
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.56% +20.00% +22.45%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.77 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.88 £52.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.43% +14.63% +2.50%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -11 7 £500 - 2
Bedfordshire -3 3 £415 -
Hertfordshire -12 3 - -
Norfolk - 1 £313 - 1
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ethernet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 6 (42.86%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) SCADA
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Profibus
2 5 (35.71%) ArchiMate
2 5 (35.71%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) FPGA Design
5 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (14.29%) Qt
5 2 (14.29%) DO-254
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
5 2 (14.29%) Tcl
5 2 (14.29%) Firmware
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) Simulink
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 2 (14.29%) LAN

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Profibus
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) 802.11
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) DWDM
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) H.323
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) IPv4
4 1 (7.14%) ISDN
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) NetBeans
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Technology Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Synthetic Environment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Qt
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 5 (35.71%) SCADA
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (14.29%) Verilog
2 2 (14.29%) VHDL
3 1 (7.14%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ArchiMate
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (14.29%) FPGA Design
2 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
3 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
3 1 (7.14%) RAD
3 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C++
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) Tcl
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCIE
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) DO-254
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Ciena
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Huawei
2 1 (7.14%) Mitel
2 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds