Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 560 465 521
Rank change year-on-year -95 +56 -64
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 67 111 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 2.37% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 77 49
London median daily rate £425 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.70% +1.47% +7.14%
10th Percentile £126 £277 £213
90th Percentile £534 £568 £687
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 3
London median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +33.33%
England median hourly rate £36.50 £40.13 £40.25
% change year-on-year -9.03% -0.31% +20.15%

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 5,591 4,691 5,551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.17% 11.87% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,876 3,149 3,720
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £218 £263 £238
90th Percentile £625 £616 £600
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 140 109
London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +10.97% +6.70%
10th Percentile £12.93 £12.87 £11.10
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.50% -20.40% +16.28%

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in London over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in London

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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

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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 25 May 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
Central London -41 13 £406 +16.07% 6
West London -33 10 £475 +58.33% 4
East London -19 1 - -
South London -50 1 - -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 36 (53.73%) WAN
2 34 (50.75%) MPLS
3 29 (43.28%) Firewall
3 29 (43.28%) Cisco
4 21 (31.34%) Data Centre
5 19 (28.36%) LAN
6 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
6 17 (25.37%) BGP
7 16 (23.88%) VPN
8 15 (22.39%) Telecoms
9 14 (20.90%) Finance
9 14 (20.90%) DNS
9 14 (20.90%) Windows
10 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
10 13 (19.40%) OSPF
10 13 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
12 11 (16.42%) CCIE
12 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (16.42%) DHCP
12 11 (16.42%) Wireless
12 11 (16.42%) Network Architecture
12 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.43%) Office 365
14 9 (13.43%) Migration
14 9 (13.43%) VoIP
15 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
15 8 (11.94%) SSL
15 8 (11.94%) F5

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 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.49%) Moodle
2 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.49%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
2 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.46%) IaaS
3 5 (7.46%) PaaS
4 4 (5.97%) SaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (53.73%) WAN
2 34 (50.75%) MPLS
3 29 (43.28%) Firewall
4 19 (28.36%) LAN
5 17 (25.37%) BGP
5 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
6 16 (23.88%) VPN
7 14 (20.90%) DNS
8 13 (19.40%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (19.40%) OSPF
9 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (16.42%) DHCP
9 11 (16.42%) Wireless
10 9 (13.43%) VoIP
11 8 (11.94%) SSL
12 7 (10.45%) IPsec
13 6 (8.96%) PSTN
14 5 (7.46%) ADSL
14 5 (7.46%) Broadband
14 5 (7.46%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) OLAP
1 1 (1.49%) OLTP
1 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (22.39%) Telecoms
2 14 (20.90%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Network Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Network Architect
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (10.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) 802.1X
2 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
2 6 (8.96%) Node.js
2 6 (8.96%) Spring
3 4 (5.97%) JSON
4 1 (1.49%) .NET
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) Middleware
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (31.34%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) iPhone
3 4 (5.97%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.48%) SCADA
4 3 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.49%) BYOD
5 1 (1.49%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.49%) FMCG
5 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) IPTV
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.49%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.96%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.48%) Android
5 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) Linux
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.49%) AIX
7 1 (1.49%) CentOS
7 1 (1.49%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.42%) Network Architecture
2 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.43%) Migration
4 7 (10.45%) B2B
4 7 (10.45%) Capacity Management
4 7 (10.45%) High Availability
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL
4 7 (10.45%) Load Balancing
4 7 (10.45%) Project Management
4 7 (10.45%) Use Case
4 7 (10.45%) Validation
5 5 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (7.46%) Service Management
5 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (7.46%) Statistics
6 4 (5.97%) DNA
6 4 (5.97%) eTOM
6 4 (5.97%) Information Security
6 4 (5.97%) Supplier Management
6 4 (5.97%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) Java
1 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.46%) Python
3 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) C
4 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) CCIE
1 11 (16.42%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.45%) Degree
3 6 (8.96%) CCNP
4 2 (2.99%) CCVP
5 1 (1.49%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (1.49%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.49%) MCITP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (4.48%) GAMP
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) SAS 70
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.48%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) OpenView
3 1 (1.49%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Cisco
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.94%) F5
4 7 (10.45%) Juniper
4 7 (10.45%) VMware
5 5 (7.46%) Citrix
6 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.97%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.97%) HP
6 4 (5.97%) Samsung
6 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.99%) Ciena
7 2 (2.99%) Dell
7 2 (2.99%) MobileIron
7 2 (2.99%) Nortel
7 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.49%) BMC
8 1 (1.49%) IBM
8 1 (1.49%) Nokia
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat