The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 30 April 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 138 137
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Contract jobs citing Ethernet 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.68% 2.07% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £185 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +295.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.87% +5.26%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 294 387 442
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 13.80% 13.21% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 230 287
Median daily rate £420 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £364 £340
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 24
Median hourly rate £17.39 £15.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.19% -7.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £41.50 £86.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.66% -  

Ethernet
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ethernet in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ethernet in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethernet within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
South Yorkshire +5 1 - - 2
North Yorkshire +1 1 - -
Ethernet
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ethernet.

1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) ISDN
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SDH
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) PPP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) RTP
2 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) ATM
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) Frame Relay
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) ISDN
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) PPP
1 1 (25.00%) RTP
1 1 (25.00%) SDH
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) IP Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IP Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) LAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Xilinx