Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 January 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 103 138
Rank change year-on-year -35 +35 -20
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.056% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 - -
Scotland median daily rate £350 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +55.56% -30.77% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £31.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £50.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year -51.50% +76.99% -43.50%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 259 239 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.90% 13.46% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 138 108
Edinburgh median daily rate £381 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.60% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £210 £200 £221
90th Percentile £588 £500 £488
Scotland median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.93 £52.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.98% +103.92% +25.93%
10th Percentile £17.71 £13.10 £14.73
90th Percentile £30.09 £52.17 £37.55
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +25.00% -43.33%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ethernet in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (42.86%) Data Security
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) Database Security
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) Network Security
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) VoIP
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) RS-232
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) WAN Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (42.86%) Data Security
1 3 (42.86%) Database Security
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNA
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISM
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco