The first table below looks at the demand for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cheshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 71 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing SNMP 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.23% 0.54% 0.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 3.25% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate - £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £33.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year
+30.30% -39.44%
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
131 123 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.38% 16.49% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 49 66
Average daily rate £340 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £224 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 9
Average hourly rate £31.56 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.77% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.03 £9.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
SNMP
North West

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SNMP across the Cheshire region.

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the Cheshire region.

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SNMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SNMP.

1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Password Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) ISDN
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) PSTN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing SNMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SNMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
1 2 (40.00%) ADSL
1 2 (40.00%) ISDN
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) PSTN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Password Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) ProCurve
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