The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 28 March 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 / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.14% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £335
% change year-on-year +8.69% +2.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £20.35
% change year-on-year +2.40% +103.93%  

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 the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 134 103 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.51% 11.80% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 42
Median daily rate £385 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.75% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £38.75 £16.99 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.07% -36.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £16.99 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.29 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in the North East

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in the North East

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Tyne and Wear - 1 £145 -
Ethernet
England

Ethernet
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North East region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (50.00%) Node B
2 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media
2 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) DSL

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (50.00%) BGP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) DSL
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Node B
1 1 (50.00%) OSPF
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transmission Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Server Hardening
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Amdocs
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Virgin Media