The table below looks at the statistics for SNA skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNA over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
Rank 593 609 609
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs citing SNA 5 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.024% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.073% 0.17% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Median daily rate £350 £625 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +61.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £663 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.50
SNA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6861 7181 7561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.21% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4155 4271 4400
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 443 411
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

SNA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing SNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SNA Jobs Demand Trend in England

SNA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SNA Daily Rate Trend in England

SNA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SNA Hourly Rate Trend in England

SNA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNA within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +36 4 £350 +21.73%
London -10 1 - -
SNA
UK

SNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SNA.

1 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) zOS
4 2 (22.22%) MVS
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) OS/390
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (22.22%) RACF
4 2 (22.22%) JCL
4 2 (22.22%) APPN
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) ACF2
4 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing

SNA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
1 1 (11.11%) CICS
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) APPN
2 2 (22.22%) FTP
2 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) DMZ
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) z/OS Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Mainframe Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) D3.js
1 1 (11.11%) GraphX
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) zOS
2 2 (22.22%) MVS
2 2 (22.22%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JCL
2 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (22.22%) ACF2
2 2 (22.22%) RACF
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) CA
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Riverbed
2 1 (11.11%) SAP