Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 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
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 187 186
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 -7
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 26 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 0.17% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.51% 1.09% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 11
South West median daily rate £250 £281 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -29.69% +11.11%
England median daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 6
South West median hourly rate £36.50 £43.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.09% +22.54% -
10th Percentile £19.65 £41.75 £25.88
90th Percentile £48.50 £52.05 £36.25
England median hourly rate £37.50 £40.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.54% +0.31% +17.65%

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 740 823 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.81% 15.72% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 506 622
South West median daily rate £378 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.86% -0.69% -2.03%
10th Percentile £203 £193 £213
90th Percentile £540 £522 £500
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 69 72
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +22.30% +72.16%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.61 £11.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +17.65%

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the South West over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ethernet in the South West

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ethernet in the South West over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ethernet in the South West

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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 19 June 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
Bristol +8 14 £375 +87.50% 5
Gloucestershire +10 6 - - 5
Dorset - 2 £250 - 4
Wiltshire +9 1 £110 -68.79%
Devon -1 1 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - - 2
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (26.92%) C
3 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) Electronics
4 6 (23.08%) Windows
4 6 (23.08%) Embedded C
4 6 (23.08%) EMC
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) Aerospace
4 6 (23.08%) VLAN
5 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 5 (19.23%) VPN
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
5 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) Flash
5 5 (19.23%) ADSL
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
5 5 (19.23%) BGP
5 5 (19.23%) DO-254
5 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
6 4 (15.38%) FreeRTOS
6 4 (15.38%) SafeRTOS
6 4 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
6 4 (15.38%) OSPF
6 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) VLAN
3 5 (19.23%) ADSL
3 5 (19.23%) BGP
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) MPLS
3 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 4 (15.38%) LAN
4 4 (15.38%) OSPF
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.54%) Internet
5 3 (11.54%) WAN
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) Junos
6 2 (7.69%) VDSL
6 2 (7.69%) WLAN
7 1 (3.85%) SDH
7 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (23.08%) Aerospace
1 6 (23.08%) Electronics
2 5 (19.23%) Manufacturing
3 4 (15.38%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Design Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Electronics Design Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Electronics Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Digital Design Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Transmission Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Flash
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.85%) iPad
3 1 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) FreeRTOS
3 4 (15.38%) SafeRTOS
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Validation
2 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
2 4 (15.38%) Schematic Capture
2 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) Line Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) CMMI
4 1 (3.85%) Data Entry
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) OOP
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C
2 6 (23.08%) Embedded C
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Lisp
3 1 (3.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) JNCIP
4 1 (3.85%) HNC
4 1 (3.85%) MOS
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) DO-254
2 2 (7.69%) IEC 61508
2 2 (7.69%) ISO 15765
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (3.85%) Firmware
3 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
1 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) EMC
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.85%) Huawei
6 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.85%) Lotus
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee
6 1 (3.85%) Nortel
6 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos