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 3 months to 25 June 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 / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 359 383 362
Rank change year-on-year +24 -21  
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 59 41 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.63% 1.38% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 31 42
Median daily rate £375 £301 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.79% -14.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £370
% change year-on-year -3.44% -2.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £50.00 £32.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.25% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £40.15
% change year-on-year +14.58% -10.33%  

Ethernet is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2246 2965 3125
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.98% 13.87% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1499 2020 2020
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 47 93
Median hourly rate £24.93 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.31% +15.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £12.05 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Ethernet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 10 £363 -3.33%
New Malden - 5 - -
Canary Wharf +5 2 £575 -
Hammersmith - 2 £300 -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 77 (71.30%) Cisco
2 56 (51.85%) TCP/IP
3 41 (37.96%) Firewall
4 40 (37.04%) MPLS
5 39 (36.11%) WAN
6 38 (35.19%) LAN
7 36 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (32.41%) VPN
9 33 (30.56%) Juniper
10 32 (29.63%) OSPF
11 29 (26.85%) Linux
12 28 (25.93%) Finance
13 27 (25.00%) Internet
13 27 (25.00%) DNS
14 25 (23.15%) CCNP
14 25 (23.15%) Data Centre
15 24 (22.22%) BGP
16 23 (21.30%) Red Hat
17 22 (20.37%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
18 21 (19.44%) CCNA
18 21 (19.44%) DHCP
19 20 (18.52%) NX-OS
20 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
20 19 (17.59%) Windows
20 19 (17.59%) IPsec
20 19 (17.59%) Wireless
20 19 (17.59%) Network Design
21 18 (16.67%) Network Security
22 16 (14.81%) VMware

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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 (4.63%) CMS
2 4 (3.70%) IIS
3 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.93%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (51.85%) TCP/IP
2 41 (37.96%) Firewall
3 40 (37.04%) MPLS
4 39 (36.11%) WAN
5 38 (35.19%) LAN
6 35 (32.41%) VPN
7 32 (29.63%) OSPF
8 27 (25.00%) DNS
8 27 (25.00%) Internet
9 24 (22.22%) BGP
10 22 (20.37%) Cisco IOS
11 21 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (19.44%) DHCP
12 20 (18.52%) NX-OS
13 19 (17.59%) IPsec
13 19 (17.59%) Wireless
14 18 (16.67%) Network Security
15 15 (13.89%) ISDN
16 14 (12.96%) IPv4
16 14 (12.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.93%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.93%) Automake
2 1 (0.93%) CMake
2 1 (0.93%) GCC
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Gradle
2 1 (0.93%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) Maven
2 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (25.93%) Finance
2 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.48%) Banking
3 7 (6.48%) Multimedia
4 6 (5.56%) Billing
5 5 (4.63%) Electronics
6 3 (2.78%) Back Office
7 2 (1.85%) Advertising
7 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (25.93%) Network Engineer
2 14 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (11.11%) Administrator
4 10 (9.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Architect
6 8 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Network Support
6 8 (7.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Consultant
7 6 (5.56%) Grid Engineer
7 6 (5.56%) Information Security Administrator
7 6 (5.56%) Network Administrator
7 6 (5.56%) Network Security Administrator
7 6 (5.56%) Security Administrator
8 5 (4.63%) Data Centre Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Juniper Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.11%) Web Services
2 9 (8.33%) 802.1X
3 5 (4.63%) Middleware
3 5 (4.63%) SOAP
4 4 (3.70%) .NET
4 4 (3.70%) Polymer
4 4 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.70%) RESTful
5 3 (2.78%) CSS
6 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.85%) HATEOAS
6 2 (1.85%) HTML
6 2 (1.85%) Node.js
6 2 (1.85%) REST
6 2 (1.85%) Web Components
7 1 (0.93%) Leaflet
7 1 (0.93%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 10 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 6 (5.56%) Virtual Team
6 5 (4.63%) Digital TV
6 5 (4.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (4.63%) STB
6 5 (4.63%) Video on Demand
7 3 (2.78%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.78%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.85%) PKI
9 1 (0.93%) CESG
9 1 (0.93%) Derivative
9 1 (0.93%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.93%) IPTV
9 1 (0.93%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.85%) Linux
2 19 (17.59%) Windows
3 15 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (13.89%) Unix
4 9 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.48%) SUSE
7 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Android
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.59%) Network Design
2 13 (12.04%) Migration
3 10 (9.26%) Network Management
4 9 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 9 (8.33%) High Availability
4 9 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 8 (7.41%) Change Management
5 8 (7.41%) Information Security
5 8 (7.41%) Project Management
6 6 (5.56%) Fault Management
6 6 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 6 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (4.63%) DDoS Mitigation
7 5 (4.63%) DRM
7 5 (4.63%) E-Discovery
7 5 (4.63%) IT Strategy
7 5 (4.63%) Performance Optimisation
7 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.63%) Time Management
7 5 (4.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) Perl
2 14 (12.96%) Python
3 10 (9.26%) SQL
4 7 (6.48%) Lisp
5 4 (3.70%) C#
5 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.85%) Java
7 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (23.15%) CCNP
3 21 (19.44%) CCNA
4 13 (12.04%) JNCIS
5 9 (8.33%) CCIE
6 8 (7.41%) Degree
6 8 (7.41%) JNCIA
6 8 (7.41%) JNCIP
6 8 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 7 (6.48%) CCDA
8 6 (5.56%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 5 (4.63%) Master's Degree
10 4 (3.70%) CISSP
10 4 (3.70%) GIAC
11 3 (2.78%) ACDT
11 3 (2.78%) ACHDS
11 3 (2.78%) ACTC
11 3 (2.78%) MCDST
11 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (12.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.19%) LXC
3 9 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (7.41%) GPFS
4 8 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (4.63%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.78%) NFS
6 3 (2.78%) vCloud
6 3 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (2.78%) XenApp
7 2 (1.85%) Firmware
7 2 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.85%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.93%) Docker
8 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 15 (13.89%) Puppet
2 14 (12.96%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (12.04%) ZABBIX
4 11 (10.19%) Nagios
5 8 (7.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (4.63%) EnCase
7 3 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.85%) Cacti
9 1 (0.93%) Ansible
9 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.93%) Marathon
9 1 (0.93%) Mesos
9 1 (0.93%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.93%) OpenView
9 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (71.30%) Cisco
2 33 (30.56%) Juniper
3 23 (21.30%) Red Hat
4 16 (14.81%) Citrix
4 16 (14.81%) VMware
5 14 (12.96%) CheckPoint
6 13 (12.04%) F5
6 13 (12.04%) Riverbed
6 13 (12.04%) SolarWinds
7 12 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 11 (10.19%) Google
8 11 (10.19%) Splunk
9 10 (9.26%) Palo Alto
9 10 (9.26%) SevOne
10 9 (8.33%) Infoblox
11 8 (7.41%) Arista
12 7 (6.48%) Dell
13 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
14 3 (2.78%) EMC
14 3 (2.78%) Siebel
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