Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 2019 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 West
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 178 190
Rank change year-on-year -40 +12 -9
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 4 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.063% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 1.55% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 9
South West median daily rate £400 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +90.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £375 £463 £105
90th Percentile £425 £488 £450
England median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
South West median hourly rate £47.50 £32.75 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.04% +3.15% -20.63%
10th Percentile £46.25 £30.75 £23.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.13 £41.13
England median hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +30.77% -10.96% -8.75%

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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 937 774 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.70% 14.66% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 462 418
South West median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -
10th Percentile £149 £181 £148
90th Percentile £538 £549 £509
England median daily rate £425 £410 £401
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.37% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 47 74
South West median hourly rate £37.55 £26.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.70% -29.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £13.90 £13.00 £13.43
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.60 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.76 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.32% -16.89% +2.27%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Ethernet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in the South West

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in the South West

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in the South West

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Bristol -14 2 £400 - 9
Gloucestershire -15 1 - - 2
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) HSRP
2 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) Broadband
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ADSL
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Broadband
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) VDSL
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft