The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 215 197
Rank change year-on-year -6 -18  
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 33 52 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.42% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 2.56% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 33 23
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £290 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £452 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £345 £335
% change year-on-year +8.69% +2.98%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +19.44%  
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 South East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1466 2035 2053
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 18.71% 21.94% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1132 995
Median daily rate £400 £352 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 106 105
Median hourly rate £19.56 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.28% +13.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £51.00 £47.50
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 South East

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

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in the South East

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in the South East

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in the South East

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the South East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ethernet in the South East

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South 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
Berkshire +12 8 £400 +14.28% 3
Oxfordshire - 6 £450 - 2
Surrey +14 5 £380 +1.33%
Buckinghamshire 0 5 - -
Hampshire -3 5 £471 +34.50% 2
Kent +15 2 £150 -57.14% 1
West Sussex +4 1 - -
Ethernet
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 41 (45.56%) Cisco
2 37 (41.11%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (38.89%) WAN
4 32 (35.56%) CCNA
5 29 (32.22%) Firewall
6 27 (30.00%) VoIP
6 27 (30.00%) MPLS
7 25 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 25 (27.78%) DNS
7 25 (27.78%) Telecoms
8 24 (26.67%) Juniper
9 22 (24.44%) F5
9 22 (24.44%) Data Centre
10 20 (22.22%) CCNP
10 20 (22.22%) LAN
11 19 (21.11%) OSPF
12 17 (18.89%) Degree
13 15 (16.67%) BGP
13 15 (16.67%) ADSL
13 15 (16.67%) VPN
13 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 14 (15.56%) xDSL
14 14 (15.56%) Network Security
15 13 (14.44%) IVR
15 13 (14.44%) Linux
15 13 (14.44%) Avaya
16 12 (13.33%) ITIL
16 12 (13.33%) SNMP
16 12 (13.33%) IPsec

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 8 (8.89%) OrCAD
2 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.44%) MS Office
4 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (1.11%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.11%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (38.89%) WAN
2 29 (32.22%) Firewall
3 27 (30.00%) MPLS
3 27 (30.00%) VoIP
4 25 (27.78%) DNS
4 25 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 20 (22.22%) LAN
6 19 (21.11%) OSPF
7 15 (16.67%) ADSL
7 15 (16.67%) BGP
7 15 (16.67%) VPN
8 14 (15.56%) Network Security
8 14 (15.56%) xDSL
9 12 (13.33%) IPsec
9 12 (13.33%) SNMP
10 10 (11.11%) DHCP
10 10 (11.11%) DSL
10 10 (11.11%) Internet
10 10 (11.11%) VLAN
11 9 (10.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.56%) JIRA
2 4 (4.44%) Protractor
2 4 (4.44%) Selenium
2 4 (4.44%) SpecFlow
2 4 (4.44%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.11%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 9 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 4 (4.44%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Advertising
5 3 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.33%) Automotive
5 3 (3.33%) Electronics
6 2 (2.22%) Retail
7 1 (1.11%) Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Billing
7 1 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) German Language
7 1 (1.11%) Publishing
7 1 (1.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Network Engineer
2 15 (16.67%) Analyst
3 14 (15.56%) Network Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Network Operations Analyst
4 11 (12.22%) Operations Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) Electronics Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Design Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Juniper Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Analogue Design Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Digital Design Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) EMC Design Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) EMC Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Security Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Development Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Embedded Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) 802.1X
1 4 (4.44%) Middleware
2 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) ActiveX
3 1 (1.11%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 15 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.44%) IVR
4 11 (12.22%) Management Information System
5 10 (11.11%) Driving Licence
6 6 (6.67%) Contactless
6 6 (6.67%) e-Health
6 6 (6.67%) Smartcard
7 4 (4.44%) IPTV
7 4 (4.44%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (4.44%) STB
7 4 (4.44%) Video on Demand
8 3 (3.33%) PKI
9 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (2.22%) VHDL
10 1 (1.11%) CESG
10 1 (1.11%) Clustering
10 1 (1.11%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (1.11%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Linux
2 11 (12.22%) Unix
3 7 (7.78%) Windows
4 4 (4.44%) Solaris
5 3 (3.33%) Android
6 2 (2.22%) Windows NT
6 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.33%) ITIL
1 12 (13.33%) Workflow
2 10 (11.11%) Schematic Capture
3 9 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (10.00%) Validation
4 8 (8.89%) Change Management
4 8 (8.89%) Information Security
4 8 (8.89%) Network Management
4 8 (8.89%) Project Management
5 7 (7.78%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.78%) Load Balancing
5 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
6 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.56%) Migration
6 5 (5.56%) Network Architecture
6 5 (5.56%) Network Design
6 5 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 5 (5.56%) Test Strategy
7 4 (4.44%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) C#
2 5 (5.56%) C
2 5 (5.56%) C++
3 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.22%) Embedded C++
4 2 (2.22%) Python
4 2 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (1.11%) Java
5 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.11%) Perl
5 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (41.11%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (35.56%) CCNA
3 20 (22.22%) CCNP
4 17 (18.89%) Degree
5 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 8 (8.89%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) DV Cleared
7 7 (7.78%) SC Cleared
8 6 (6.67%) CCIP
9 4 (4.44%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.22%) BC Cleared
10 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.22%) CCDP
10 2 (2.22%) SCSA
10 2 (2.22%) Sun Certification
11 1 (1.11%) APMP
11 1 (1.11%) CCA
11 1 (1.11%) CCAA
11 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) MISRA
1 4 (4.44%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.22%) ISO26262
4 1 (1.11%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.11%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Firmware
3 1 (1.11%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.11%) XenApp
3 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) CA Spectrum
1 6 (6.67%) Nagios
2 3 (3.33%) SCOM
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.11%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.11%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.11%) SCCM
4 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (45.56%) Cisco
2 24 (26.67%) Juniper
3 22 (24.44%) F5
4 13 (14.44%) Avaya
5 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.22%) Remedy
6 9 (10.00%) EMC
6 9 (10.00%) VMware
7 7 (7.78%) Huawei
8 6 (6.67%) CA
8 6 (6.67%) HP
8 6 (6.67%) Palo Alto
8 6 (6.67%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.44%) Genesys
10 3 (3.33%) Cyberoam
10 3 (3.33%) Dell
10 3 (3.33%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (2.22%) Oracle
11 2 (2.22%) Sun
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