The first table below looks at the demand for MRTG skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MRTG 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 City of London 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
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 212 - 220
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MRTG 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.045% - 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.40% - 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
759 900 1078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.45% 14.26% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 607 722
Average daily rate £388 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 43 43
Average hourly rate £22.00 £48.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.16% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.10 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.65 £135.00 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.35%
MRTG
London

MRTG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MRTG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MRTG
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MRTG across the City of London region.

MRTG Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MRTG
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MRTG across the City of London region.

MRTG Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MRTG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MRTG 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 MRTG.

1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (40.00%) Ergonomics
3 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP

MRTG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MRTG 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 MRTG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) IMAP
1 1 (20.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (40.00%) Multimedia
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Ergonomics
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Logistics
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (20.00%) Squid
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (20.00%) F5