The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 175 190 195
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Contract jobs citing SNMP 25 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.26% 0.082%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.39% 2.32% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 2
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£300 £388 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +16.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £301 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £486 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £414 £366
% change year-on-year
-11.17% +12.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
738 777 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.08% 11.43% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 502 576
Average daily rate £388 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £589 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 49
Average hourly rate £18.70 £16.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% -25.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £27.89 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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 21 (50.00%) Cisco
2 20 (47.62%) Firewall
3 19 (45.24%) BGP
3 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
3 19 (45.24%) VPN
4 18 (42.86%) DNS
4 18 (42.86%) CCNP
4 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (42.86%) OSPF
5 17 (40.48%) VRRP
5 17 (40.48%) EIGRP
5 17 (40.48%) Change Management
5 17 (40.48%) PPP
5 17 (40.48%) Perl
5 17 (40.48%) UNIX
5 17 (40.48%) DMVPN
5 17 (40.48%) HSRP
6 15 (35.71%) DHCP
6 15 (35.71%) CCIE
7 13 (30.95%) TACACS
8 12 (28.57%) OpenNMS
8 12 (28.57%) FlexPod
8 12 (28.57%) RANCID
9 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
9 11 (26.19%) Windows
10 9 (21.43%) SAN
10 9 (21.43%) VMware
10 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.38%) Jetty
4 1 (2.38%) nginx
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) PaaS
1 2 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) Firewall
2 19 (45.24%) BGP
2 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
2 19 (45.24%) VPN
3 18 (42.86%) DNS
3 18 (42.86%) OSPF
4 17 (40.48%) VRRP
4 17 (40.48%) EIGRP
4 17 (40.48%) PPP
4 17 (40.48%) DMVPN
4 17 (40.48%) HSRP
5 15 (35.71%) DHCP
6 13 (30.95%) TACACS
7 9 (21.43%) SAN
7 9 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (16.67%) Kerberos
8 7 (16.67%) LDAP
8 7 (16.67%) NAS
8 7 (16.67%) VLAN
9 6 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) DB2
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.38%) Selenium
1 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Checkstyle
1 1 (2.38%) Mockito
1 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.38%) JUnit
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Cisco Support
2 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
3 8 (19.05%) Network Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Server Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Operations Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.38%) Java EE
3 1 (2.38%) JSTL
3 1 (2.38%) Ajax
3 1 (2.38%) JavaBeans
3 1 (2.38%) JMS
3 1 (2.38%) Java RMI
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) JSP
3 1 (2.38%) Servlets
3 1 (2.38%) Struts
3 1 (2.38%) XSD
3 1 (2.38%) XSL
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) FlexPod
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) DTV
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) UNIX
2 11 (26.19%) Windows
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.38%) CentOS
6 1 (2.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Change Management
2 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.14%) Network Management
3 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.76%) Service Management
4 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 2 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
4 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.38%) User Stories
5 1 (2.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) DevOps
5 1 (2.38%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.38%) High Availability
5 1 (2.38%) SIEM
5 1 (2.38%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Perl
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Golang
4 1 (2.38%) Ruby
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) CCNP
1 18 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (35.71%) CCIE
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 2 (4.76%) MCSA
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.76%) CCEA
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) CCEE
5 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) DFS Replication
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) vCloud
6 1 (2.38%) KVM
6 1 (2.38%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (2.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) OpenNMS
1 12 (28.57%) RANCID
2 2 (4.76%) Nagios
2 2 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.38%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) HP NNM
3 1 (2.38%) WMI
3 1 (2.38%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.38%) Cacti
3 1 (2.38%) Netcool
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) HP
4 5 (11.90%) NetApp
5 4 (9.52%) Mitel
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.14%) F5
6 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.14%) IBM
6 3 (7.14%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) Websense
7 2 (4.76%) Juniper
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix
7 2 (4.76%) Altiris
7 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.38%) Canoo
8 1 (2.38%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.38%) CheckPoint