The first table below looks at the demand for MRTG skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MRTG over the 3 months to 25 July 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 England 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 569 537 559
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +22
Contract jobs citing MRTG 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.011% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% 0.078% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6806 6381 8247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.79% 13.72% 15.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3689 3382 3737
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 382 440 633
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +2.12%
MRTG
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MRTG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MRTG Jobs Demand Trend in England

MRTG
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MRTG Daily Rate Trend in England

MRTG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MRTG Hourly Rate Trend in England

MRTG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MRTG within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 1 £425 +7.93%
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 1
MRTG
UK

MRTG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Logistics
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) SMTP
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) BGP
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) RIP
5 2 (25.00%) CCIE
5 2 (25.00%) CCNP

MRTG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) VPLS
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (25.00%) RIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
4 1 (12.50%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Ergonomics
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Debian
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) Squid
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
1 1 (12.50%) Dovecot
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Cacti
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) VMware