Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 February 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 > London
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 552 472 513
Rank change year-on-year -80 +41 -24
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 74 110 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 2.11% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 77 59
London median daily rate £303 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.97% -4.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £135 £142 £212
90th Percentile £543 £547 £677
England median daily rate £309 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -11.79% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 6
London median hourly rate £16.50 £38.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.14% -23.00% +43.88%
England median hourly rate £32.50 £35.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -10.63% +27.59%

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 London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,253 5,202 5,448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.28% 12.79% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,635 3,451 3,628
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £260 £225
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
England median daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 151 146
London median hourly rate £19.32 £22.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.18% -1.12% +23.61%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -2.27% +10.00%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in London

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in London

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in London

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in London

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the London region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
West London -22 17 £318 -21.12% 5
Central London -30 12 £413 -0.18% 10
East London -9 2 £190 +18.75% 2
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 London region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 33 (44.59%) MPLS
2 32 (43.24%) Cisco
3 30 (40.54%) TCP/IP
4 29 (39.19%) LAN
5 26 (35.14%) WAN
6 25 (33.78%) Wireless
7 24 (32.43%) BGP
7 24 (32.43%) Firewall
8 22 (29.73%) Data Centre
9 21 (28.38%) Finance
10 18 (24.32%) Windows
11 17 (22.97%) OSPF
11 17 (22.97%) Telecoms
12 16 (21.62%) VPN
13 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
14 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
14 14 (18.92%) Citrix
14 14 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (17.57%) Juniper
15 13 (17.57%) Change Management
15 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
15 13 (17.57%) F5
16 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (16.22%) DNS
16 12 (16.22%) Validation
16 12 (16.22%) Time Management
17 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (14.86%) Internet
18 10 (13.51%) Apple
18 10 (13.51%) MCSE

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 5 (6.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.35%) Moodle
2 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (10.81%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) IaaS
3 2 (2.70%) npm
3 2 (2.70%) PaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.59%) MPLS
2 30 (40.54%) TCP/IP
3 29 (39.19%) LAN
4 26 (35.14%) WAN
5 25 (33.78%) Wireless
6 24 (32.43%) BGP
6 24 (32.43%) Firewall
7 17 (22.97%) OSPF
8 16 (21.62%) VPN
9 12 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (16.22%) DNS
10 11 (14.86%) Internet
11 9 (12.16%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (12.16%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (12.16%) DHCP
12 8 (10.81%) ADSL
12 8 (10.81%) IPsec
12 8 (10.81%) SSL
12 8 (10.81%) VoIP
13 7 (9.46%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.35%) InfluxDB
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) OLAP
2 1 (1.35%) OLTP
2 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Babel
1 2 (2.70%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.70%) TeamCity
1 2 (2.70%) webpack
2 1 (1.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (28.38%) Finance
2 17 (22.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) Network Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Analyst
2 11 (14.86%) Architect
3 9 (12.16%) Desktop Support
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Network Architect
5 5 (6.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Data Centre Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Deployment Engineer
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.51%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.05%) CSS
2 3 (4.05%) Node.js
3 2 (2.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.70%) CSS3
3 2 (2.70%) Ext JS
3 2 (2.70%) HTML
3 2 (2.70%) HTML5
3 2 (2.70%) LESS
3 2 (2.70%) React
3 2 (2.70%) Sass
3 2 (2.70%) Semantic UI
3 2 (2.70%) Serverless Framework
3 2 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.35%) HATEOAS
4 1 (1.35%) Polymer
4 1 (1.35%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.35%) RESTful
4 1 (1.35%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.16%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.16%) Client/Server
3 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Virtual Team
5 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.05%) SCADA
7 2 (2.70%) iPhone
7 2 (2.70%) User Experience
8 1 (1.35%) BYOD
8 1 (1.35%) Clustering
8 1 (1.35%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.35%) Replication
8 1 (1.35%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 13 (17.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.41%) Linux
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.35%) AIX
8 1 (1.35%) Android
8 1 (1.35%) CentOS
8 1 (1.35%) Solaris
8 1 (1.35%) Unix
8 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Change Management
2 12 (16.22%) Time Management
2 12 (16.22%) Validation
3 10 (13.51%) High Availability
4 9 (12.16%) Project Management
4 9 (12.16%) Service Management
5 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.81%) B2B
6 7 (9.46%) Capacity Management
6 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
6 7 (9.46%) Network Architecture
7 6 (8.11%) Network Design
7 6 (8.11%) Use Case
8 5 (6.76%) Analytics
8 5 (6.76%) Information Security
8 5 (6.76%) ITIL
8 5 (6.76%) Migration
9 4 (5.41%) Network Management
9 4 (5.41%) Requirements Engineering
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) Java
2 3 (4.05%) C#
2 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.70%) C
3 2 (2.70%) ES6
3 2 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.35%) Perl
4 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (13.51%) MCSE
4 9 (12.16%) CCIE
4 9 (12.16%) MCSA
4 9 (12.16%) MCSM
5 8 (10.81%) ACDT
5 8 (10.81%) ACHDS
5 8 (10.81%) ACTC
5 8 (10.81%) MCDST
5 8 (10.81%) MCP
5 8 (10.81%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (6.76%) Degree
7 4 (5.41%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.05%) CCNA
8 3 (4.05%) CCNP
8 3 (4.05%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.70%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.35%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (4.05%) GAMP
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) SAS 70
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.35%) iptables
5 1 (1.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) OpenView
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) Ansible
2 1 (1.35%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.35%) Cacti
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.35%) FTK
2 1 (1.35%) Grafana
2 1 (1.35%) Icinga
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Salt
2 1 (1.35%) SELinux
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Cisco
2 14 (18.92%) Citrix
3 13 (17.57%) F5
3 13 (17.57%) Juniper
4 10 (13.51%) Apple
5 9 (12.16%) Oracle
6 8 (10.81%) CheckPoint
7 7 (9.46%) HP
7 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
8 5 (6.76%) Lotus
9 4 (5.41%) Fortinet
9 4 (5.41%) ServiceNow
9 4 (5.41%) VMware
10 3 (4.05%) Arista
10 3 (4.05%) BT
10 3 (4.05%) Ciena
10 3 (4.05%) Nokia
10 3 (4.05%) Nortel
10 3 (4.05%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds