Period
to 21 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 21 November 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 87 98
Rank change year-on-year -31 +11 +20
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.059% 0.34% 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 2.19% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Wales median daily rate - £393 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.67% +36.36%
UK median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +13.48% +0.71% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £32.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year +22.14% -10.27% -3.31%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 210 183 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 12.44% 15.35% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 125 154
Wales median daily rate £425 £323 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.78% -19.38% +17.65%
10th Percentile £275 £150 £211
90th Percentile £579 £475 £513
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 16
Wales median hourly rate £22.50 £12.86 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.96% -54.07% +160.47%
10th Percentile £13.15 £10.45 £11.99
90th Percentile £42.00 £25.62 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -19.15% +14.63%

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Ethernet in Wales

Ethernet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Wales

Ethernet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Wales

Ethernet
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
South Wales -27 1 - - 3
Ethernet
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Wales region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Adaptive Security

Ethernet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Junos
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) VRRP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Adaptive Security
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Brocade
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos