Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 534 477 536
Rank change year-on-year -57 +59 -53
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 89 121 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.60% 2.46% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 76 51
London median daily rate £415 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% +7.64% +0.70%
10th Percentile £184 £152 £150
90th Percentile £638 £563 £515
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
London median hourly rate - £50.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +21.95% +14.69%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +29.03%

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 5,548 4,918 6,080
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.21% 11.47% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,849 3,242 4,093
London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £206 £225 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 141 103
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.16 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.46% +11.34% -2.64%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.19 £48.71
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -28.00% +21.95%

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

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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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -22 24 £408 +12.41% 3
West London -21 9 £515 +71.67% 7
South London -43 4 £425 - 2
East London -22 1 £295 -48.70%
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 46 (51.69%) Cisco
2 45 (50.56%) WAN
3 44 (49.44%) Firewall
4 37 (41.57%) MPLS
5 32 (35.96%) LAN
6 31 (34.83%) TCP/IP
7 29 (32.58%) VPN
8 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
9 24 (26.97%) BGP
10 23 (25.84%) Wireless
10 23 (25.84%) Finance
11 20 (22.47%) Migration
11 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
12 19 (21.35%) DNS
12 19 (21.35%) Cisco Nexus
13 18 (20.22%) Internet
14 15 (16.85%) Oracle
14 15 (16.85%) Windows
14 15 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (15.73%) OSPF
15 14 (15.73%) EIGRP
16 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
16 13 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (13.48%) Network Design
17 12 (13.48%) Network Security
17 12 (13.48%) ITIL
17 12 (13.48%) DNA
17 12 (13.48%) Linux
17 12 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
17 12 (13.48%) Juniper

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 6 (6.74%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.37%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.61%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.62%) Office 365
3 5 (5.62%) SaaS
4 4 (4.49%) IaaS
4 4 (4.49%) PaaS
5 1 (1.12%) G Suite
5 1 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (50.56%) WAN
2 44 (49.44%) Firewall
3 37 (41.57%) MPLS
4 32 (35.96%) LAN
5 31 (34.83%) TCP/IP
6 29 (32.58%) VPN
7 24 (26.97%) BGP
8 23 (25.84%) Wireless
9 19 (21.35%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (21.35%) DNS
10 18 (20.22%) Internet
11 15 (16.85%) Cisco ASA
12 14 (15.73%) EIGRP
12 14 (15.73%) OSPF
13 12 (13.48%) Network Security
14 11 (12.36%) WLAN
15 10 (11.24%) DHCP
16 9 (10.11%) IPsec
17 8 (8.99%) Cisco IOS
17 8 (8.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (25.84%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.74%) Multimedia
4 5 (5.62%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.25%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) Advertising
7 1 (1.12%) Billing
7 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (31.46%) Network Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Architect
3 13 (14.61%) Network Architect
4 11 (12.36%) Senior Network Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Security Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Senior Security Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Telephony Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Domain Architect
10 3 (3.37%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) 802.1X
2 9 (10.11%) Node.js
3 6 (6.74%) AngularJS
3 6 (6.74%) Spring
4 4 (4.49%) JSON
4 4 (4.49%) Middleware
5 3 (3.37%) XML
6 2 (2.25%) .NET
6 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.25%) HATEOAS
6 2 (2.25%) Polymer
6 2 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.25%) RESTful
6 2 (2.25%) Web Components
6 2 (2.25%) X-Windows
7 1 (1.12%) J2EE
7 1 (1.12%) REST
7 1 (1.12%) RFC 2544
7 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.24%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (6.74%) PKI
3 6 (6.74%) Private Cloud
3 6 (6.74%) SCADA
3 6 (6.74%) Virtual Team
4 5 (5.62%) Blackberry
5 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.49%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (3.37%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.25%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (2.25%) Reinsurance
8 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.12%) FMCG
8 1 (1.12%) iPhone
8 1 (1.12%) IPTV
8 1 (1.12%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) Windows
2 12 (13.48%) Linux
3 9 (10.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.87%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.74%) CentOS
6 5 (5.62%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.37%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.25%) Android
8 2 (2.25%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.25%) Unix
8 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.12%) AIX
9 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.12%) Solaris
9 1 (1.12%) SUSE
9 1 (1.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.47%) Migration
2 12 (13.48%) DNA
2 12 (13.48%) ITIL
2 12 (13.48%) Network Design
3 11 (12.36%) Validation
4 9 (10.11%) Change Management
4 9 (10.11%) Network Management
5 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.99%) Network Architecture
5 8 (8.99%) WAN Optimisation
6 7 (7.87%) Time Management
7 6 (6.74%) Biology
7 6 (6.74%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.74%) DevOps
7 6 (6.74%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (4.49%) API Integration
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
8 4 (4.49%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.37%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (3.37%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.24%) Java
2 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.74%) Python
4 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.37%) SQL
6 2 (2.25%) C#
6 2 (2.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.12%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (13.48%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.99%) CCNP
3 7 (7.87%) CCIE
4 6 (6.74%) Degree
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.37%) MCSE
6 3 (3.37%) MCSM
7 2 (2.25%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.25%) CCNA
7 2 (2.25%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (2.25%) MCSA
7 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) GIAC
8 1 (1.12%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.12%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.12%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (3.37%) GAMP
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (22.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 3 (3.37%) ISA Server
3 3 (3.37%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.12%) Docker
5 1 (1.12%) NFS
5 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.12%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.49%) Nagios
3 3 (3.37%) Puppet
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.25%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.12%) Ansible
5 1 (1.12%) Cacti
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.12%) Grafana
5 1 (1.12%) OpenView
5 1 (1.12%) SCCM
5 1 (1.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 46 (51.69%) Cisco
2 15 (16.85%) Oracle
3 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
4 12 (13.48%) Juniper
5 10 (11.24%) Palo Alto
6 9 (10.11%) CheckPoint
6 9 (10.11%) Infoblox
7 8 (8.99%) Polycom
8 7 (7.87%) Aruba
8 7 (7.87%) Google
8 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
8 7 (7.87%) Riverbed
8 7 (7.87%) SolarWinds
9 6 (6.74%) Citrix
9 6 (6.74%) IBM
9 6 (6.74%) VMware
10 5 (5.62%) F5
11 3 (3.37%) HP
11 3 (3.37%) SAP
11 3 (3.37%) ServiceNow