Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 April 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 84 101
Rank change year-on-year +1 +17 -17
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 7 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.54% 0.51% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 2.05% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Reading median daily rate £525 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.06% -8.57% +51.35%
Berkshire median daily rate £331 £338 £350
% change year-on-year -1.85% -3.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £23.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -18.18% -5.71%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 229 341 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.67% 24.75% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 159 278
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £203 £213 £259
90th Percentile £575 £540 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 28
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.18% +46.67% +114.29%
10th Percentile £13.90 £18.81 £14.35
90th Percentile £40.20 £57.32 £63.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year +32.08% -61.31% -3.52%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Reading

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) MPLS
3 5 (71.43%) PPP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) JNCIE
4 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (57.14%) ADSL
4 4 (57.14%) CCIE
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
6 2 (28.57%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) LTE
6 2 (28.57%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (28.57%) VMware
7 1 (14.29%) xDSL
7 1 (14.29%) Network Management
7 1 (14.29%) IPsec
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) CCNP
7 1 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (14.29%) IPv6
7 1 (14.29%) WAN

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) MPLS
1 5 (71.43%) PPP
2 4 (57.14%) ADSL
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) DSL
5 1 (14.29%) IPsec
5 1 (14.29%) IPv6
5 1 (14.29%) L2TP
5 1 (14.29%) SNMP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
2 5 (71.43%) Network Architect
3 4 (57.14%) Core Network Architect
3 4 (57.14%) IP Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) VMware