Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 189 179
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10 -11
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 12 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.28% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 2.14% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 22
South West median daily rate £475 £250 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -24.24% +10.00%
10th Percentile £463 £105 £98
90th Percentile £488 £450 £533
England median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
South West median hourly rate £32.75 £31.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.15% -20.63% -
10th Percentile £30.75 £23.78 £32.60
90th Percentile £43.13 £41.13 £42.35
England median hourly rate £32.50 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -10.96% -8.75% +33.33%

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 775 700 837
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.68% 13.06% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 425 477
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - -3.11%
10th Percentile £181 £145 £180
90th Percentile £549 £507 £500
England median daily rate £410 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +2.12% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 74 69
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.33% -3.85% +63.35%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.43 £16.19
90th Percentile £43.60 £47.50 £48.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -16.89% +2.27% +8.64%

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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 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 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
Wiltshire +4 5 £475 +26.67% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 - - 1
Bristol -15 1 - - 5
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) NVQ Level 4
3 4 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (33.33%) RS-232
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (33.33%) HNC
3 4 (33.33%) Firmware
3 4 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Marketing
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management

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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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (33.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) RS-232
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Design Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Electrical Design Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Electrical Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Network Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 4 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Entry
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) HNC
2 4 (33.33%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (8.33%) BT
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) SevOne