The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 494 505 506
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing SNMP 139 133 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 1.80% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 74 51
Median daily rate £375 £403 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -
SNMP
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
7848 7381 7528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.64% 14.15% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4844 4271 4138
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 478 423
Median hourly rate £29.50 £21.53 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.04% +0.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £12.41 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in England

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in England

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in England

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in England

SNMP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SNMP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SNMP
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 SNMP within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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 +14 49 £342 +1.33% 3
London -21 43 £450 +5.88% 7
West Midlands -19 18 £470 -
South West +16 12 £435 -3.33% 2
North West +17 10 £325 - 6
East of England +14 3 £320 -5.18%
North East -21 3 £325 -43.47%
Yorkshire -4 1 £288 -28.12% 1
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP 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 SNMP.

1 109 (42.08%) Linux
2 104 (40.15%) Cisco
3 84 (32.43%) TCP/IP
4 81 (31.27%) Firewall
5 66 (25.48%) DNS
6 65 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (23.94%) Security Cleared
8 59 (22.78%) Windows
9 58 (22.39%) SC Cleared
10 46 (17.76%) VMware
10 46 (17.76%) LAN
11 45 (17.37%) DHCP
12 42 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
12 42 (16.22%) ITIL
13 41 (15.83%) JavaScript
14 39 (15.06%) Microsoft
15 38 (14.67%) SQL
15 38 (14.67%) Java
15 38 (14.67%) Unix
16 35 (13.51%) Perl
16 35 (13.51%) Ethernet
16 35 (13.51%) WAN
16 35 (13.51%) OSPF
16 35 (13.51%) BGP
17 34 (13.13%) SSL
17 34 (13.13%) HTML
18 33 (12.74%) XML
18 33 (12.74%) VPN
18 33 (12.74%) CCNP
19 32 (12.36%) Web Services

SNMP
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 17 (6.56%) Apache
2 9 (3.47%) CMS
2 9 (3.47%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.09%) Confluence
3 8 (3.09%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.09%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.32%) JBoss
5 4 (1.54%) IIS
6 3 (1.16%) Mule
6 3 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.77%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.77%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.39%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.39%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (1.93%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.54%) MS Office
4 3 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 84 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 81 (31.27%) Firewall
3 66 (25.48%) DNS
4 46 (17.76%) LAN
5 45 (17.37%) DHCP
6 35 (13.51%) BGP
6 35 (13.51%) Ethernet
6 35 (13.51%) OSPF
6 35 (13.51%) WAN
7 34 (13.13%) SSL
8 33 (12.74%) VPN
9 29 (11.20%) MPLS
10 27 (10.42%) VoIP
11 26 (10.04%) Network Security
12 25 (9.65%) Cisco ASA
13 24 (9.27%) SMTP
14 22 (8.49%) Wireless
15 20 (7.72%) VLAN
16 19 (7.34%) HTTP
17 16 (6.18%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.97%) MySQL
2 25 (9.65%) SQL Server
3 24 (9.27%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.09%) DB2
5 4 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.16%) Big Data
6 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.77%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.77%) Redis
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 22 (8.49%) Eclipse
2 21 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.11%) Subversion
3 18 (6.95%) SoapUI
4 15 (5.79%) JUnit
5 12 (4.63%) JIRA
5 12 (4.63%) Rational DOORS
6 10 (3.86%) GitLab
6 10 (3.86%) Selenium
7 8 (3.09%) ClearCase
7 8 (3.09%) CppUnit
7 8 (3.09%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.09%) NUnit
7 8 (3.09%) Vagrant
8 7 (2.70%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.32%) Rational Rhapsody
9 6 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.54%) Mockito
10 4 (1.54%) StarTeam
General
1 25 (9.65%) Finance
2 16 (6.18%) Retail
3 11 (4.25%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.09%) Military
5 6 (2.32%) Games
6 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (0.77%) Back Office
7 2 (0.77%) Billing
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Electronics
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (18.15%) Network Engineer
2 42 (16.22%) Developer
3 16 (6.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (6.18%) Java Developer
3 16 (6.18%) Software Engineer
4 15 (5.79%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (4.63%) Architect
7 11 (4.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 11 (4.25%) Embedded Engineer
7 11 (4.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 10 (3.86%) Analyst
8 10 (3.86%) Build Engineer
9 9 (3.47%) Firewall Engineer
10 8 (3.09%) Consultant
10 8 (3.09%) Design Engineer
10 8 (3.09%) IP Engineer
10 8 (3.09%) Security Engineer
10 8 (3.09%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (2.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.13%) HTML
2 33 (12.74%) XML
3 32 (12.36%) Web Services
4 31 (11.97%) CSS
5 21 (8.11%) Ajax
6 20 (7.72%) SOAP
6 20 (7.72%) Spring
7 19 (7.34%) 802.1X
7 19 (7.34%) Hibernate
7 19 (7.34%) Java RMI
7 19 (7.34%) JSP
7 19 (7.34%) Servlets
8 18 (6.95%) JMS
9 17 (6.56%) J2EE
9 17 (6.56%) JavaBeans
9 17 (6.56%) JSTL
9 17 (6.56%) Struts
9 17 (6.56%) XSD
9 17 (6.56%) XSLT
10 16 (6.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.02%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.02%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 11 (4.25%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.25%) Smart Meter
5 9 (3.47%) Device Driver
6 8 (3.09%) ASIC
6 8 (3.09%) CESG
6 8 (3.09%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (3.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (3.09%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.32%) Clustering
7 6 (2.32%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.32%) Fintech
7 6 (2.32%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.32%) SCADA
8 4 (1.54%) BBC
8 4 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.16%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 109 (42.08%) Linux
2 59 (22.78%) Windows
3 38 (14.67%) Unix
4 14 (5.41%) Solaris
4 14 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (4.25%) Mac OS X
6 11 (4.25%) Windows Server
6 11 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (4.25%) Windows Vista
6 11 (4.25%) Windows XP
7 10 (3.86%) CentOS
8 5 (1.93%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.16%) Debian
9 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.77%) AIX
11 1 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.39%) SUSE
11 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (16.22%) ITIL
3 30 (11.58%) Network Management
4 28 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
5 27 (10.42%) Scrum
6 24 (9.27%) Change Management
7 23 (8.88%) SOA
8 22 (8.49%) Configuration Management
9 21 (8.11%) DevOps
9 21 (8.11%) UML
10 20 (7.72%) Software Engineering
10 20 (7.72%) TDD
11 18 (6.95%) E-Commerce
11 18 (6.95%) SDLC
12 17 (6.56%) Multithreading
13 15 (5.79%) Use Case
14 14 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
15 12 (4.63%) Change Control
15 12 (4.63%) Migration
15 12 (4.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 41 (15.83%) JavaScript
2 38 (14.67%) Java
2 38 (14.67%) SQL
3 35 (13.51%) Perl
4 25 (9.65%) C++
5 24 (9.27%) Bash Shell
6 23 (8.88%) Python
7 20 (7.72%) C
8 16 (6.18%) Shell Script
9 14 (5.41%) PHP
9 14 (5.41%) Ruby
10 11 (4.25%) C#
11 8 (3.09%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.32%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.54%) Tcl
14 3 (1.16%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.16%) Jython
14 3 (1.16%) SOQL
14 3 (1.16%) VB
15 1 (0.39%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 62 (23.94%) Security Cleared
2 58 (22.39%) SC Cleared
3 42 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (12.74%) CCNP
5 19 (7.34%) Degree
6 17 (6.56%) CCNA
7 14 (5.41%) CCSE
8 10 (3.86%) JNCIE
9 9 (3.47%) JNCIP
10 8 (3.09%) CCIE
11 7 (2.70%) CCSA
11 7 (2.70%) CISSP
12 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (1.54%) CCDA
13 4 (1.54%) MCSA
14 1 (0.39%) Avaya Certification
14 1 (0.39%) CCSP
14 1 (0.39%) HND
14 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.25%) QA
2 7 (2.70%) SLA
3 6 (2.32%) JSP 440
4 3 (1.16%) HIPAA
4 3 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.77%) MiFID
6 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 28 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (8.49%) Firmware
3 18 (6.95%) KVM
4 11 (4.25%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.25%) iptables
5 9 (3.47%) vCloud
6 8 (3.09%) Docker
6 8 (3.09%) OpenSSH
7 7 (2.70%) ProxySG
7 7 (2.70%) Xen
8 6 (2.32%) NFS
9 5 (1.93%) StorNext
9 5 (1.93%) Xsan
10 4 (1.54%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.54%) vSphere
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (1.16%) XenApp
11 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (11.97%) Nagios
2 23 (8.88%) Puppet
3 22 (8.49%) SCCM
4 19 (7.34%) SCOM
5 15 (5.79%) FortiGate
6 14 (5.41%) logstash
6 14 (5.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 10 (3.86%) Kibana
7 10 (3.86%) Zenoss
8 9 (3.47%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (3.47%) vRealize
8 9 (3.47%) WhatsUp Gold
9 8 (3.09%) Terraform
10 7 (2.70%) OpenView
11 6 (2.32%) Netcool
11 6 (2.32%) Tivoli
12 5 (1.93%) Backup Exec
12 5 (1.93%) Netcool/OMNIbus
12 5 (1.93%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 104 (40.15%) Cisco
2 46 (17.76%) VMware
3 39 (15.06%) Microsoft
4 29 (11.20%) F5
4 29 (11.20%) Juniper
5 26 (10.04%) CheckPoint
5 26 (10.04%) EMC
6 23 (8.88%) Red Hat
7 19 (7.34%) HP
8 16 (6.18%) IBM
9 15 (5.79%) 3Com
10 13 (5.02%) Fortinet
11 12 (4.63%) Intel Security
12 11 (4.25%) Oracle
13 10 (3.86%) Canoo
13 10 (3.86%) Splunk
14 9 (3.47%) SolarWinds
15 8 (3.09%) Avaya
16 7 (2.70%) Adobe
16 7 (2.70%) Apple