The first table below looks at the demand for SNMP 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 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 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
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 209 194 214
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +20
Contract jobs citing SNMP 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.091% 0.17% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 1.22% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Average daily rate £300 £280 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -24.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £229 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £423 £463
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
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%
SNMP
London

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SNMP
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 SNMP across the City of London region.

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SNMP
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 SNMP across the City of London region.

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SNMP
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 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 8 (40.00%) UNIX
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) OSPF
3 6 (30.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) SSL
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) Juniper
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (20.00%) Network Design
5 4 (20.00%) Banking
5 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (15.00%) Multicast
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Cacti
6 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Network Management
6 3 (15.00%) Junos
6 3 (15.00%) F5

SNMP
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 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (30.00%) OSPF
3 6 (30.00%) BGP
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
4 5 (25.00%) SSL
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 4 (20.00%) DNS
5 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (15.00%) Multicast
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Junos
6 3 (15.00%) Wireless
6 3 (15.00%) VLAN
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Trainee
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) DBA
2 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (5.00%) OCX
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Ajax
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Servlets
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
1 2 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Network Design
1 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (15.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.00%) MVVM
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Perl
2 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) PHP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Korn
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCEA
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
1 1 (5.00%) XenServer
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (5.00%) NFS
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Cacti
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView
2 2 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) OVSD
2 2 (10.00%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) HP NNM
3 1 (5.00%) OVIS
3 1 (5.00%) OVPA
3 1 (5.00%) OVPI
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (15.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) CA
4 2 (10.00%) NetScout
4 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.00%) Polycom
4 2 (10.00%) Tandberg
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.00%) Aruba
5 1 (5.00%) Brocade
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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