Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 18 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 144 150
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6 -39
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.35% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 1.35% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Manchester median daily rate £445 £488 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.72% +77.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £350 £315 £260
90th Percentile £526 £581 £375
North West median daily rate £450 £563 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% +40.63% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Manchester median hourly rate - - £16.50
North West median hourly rate - £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +21.21% -49.23%

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 354 520 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.55% 16.30% 13.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 311 290
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £119 £213 £230
90th Percentile £630 £550 £511
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 18 29
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £18.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +25.86% -12.12%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.10 £9.95
90th Percentile £29.65 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.59% +4.29% -7.89%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Rochdale - 1 £500 - 1
Ethernet
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 9 (90.00%) Broadband
1 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) CCIE
3 7 (70.00%) JNCIP
4 6 (60.00%) JNCIE
4 6 (60.00%) BT
5 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (30.00%) LLU
5 3 (30.00%) Huawei
5 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) SNMP
6 2 (20.00%) IPv6
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) Nagios
6 2 (20.00%) OSPF
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) Broadband
2 8 (80.00%) BGP
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) LLU
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) HSRP
4 2 (20.00%) IPv6
4 2 (20.00%) MRTG
4 2 (20.00%) OSPF
4 2 (20.00%) SNMP
4 2 (20.00%) TACACS
4 2 (20.00%) VLAN
4 2 (20.00%) VRRP
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (10.00%) Junos
5 1 (10.00%) L2TP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Design Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Core Network Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Core Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) IP Architect
3 4 (40.00%) IP Design Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) IP Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Product Design Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Product Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Coaching
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) PHP
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCIE
2 7 (70.00%) JNCIP
3 6 (60.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cacti
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) OpenNMS
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) RANCID
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Juniper
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) BT
4 3 (30.00%) Ericsson
4 3 (30.00%) Huawei
5 1 (10.00%) Brocade
5 1 (10.00%) Foundry
5 1 (10.00%) ZyXEL