The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP 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 SNMP over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 483 504 426
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -78
Contract jobs citing SNMP 100 78 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.33% 1.19% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 45
Average daily rate
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£375 £365 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £298
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 12
Average hourly rate £39.00 £45.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £42.20 £19.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £46.40 £50.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £43.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-9.30% +34.37%
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
7499 6537 6663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.84% 13.18% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4142 3515 3434
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 366 538
Average hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £21.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -7.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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
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 SNMP within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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 +2 49 £375 +7.14% 11
South East -14 27 £400 +42.85% 10
North West -17 10 £350 - 3
East of England +15 7 £333 - 3
East Midlands - 5 £326 - 2
South West -10 1 - - 2
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 85 (50.00%) Cisco
2 66 (38.82%) Linux
3 61 (35.88%) Windows
4 56 (32.94%) Firewall
5 49 (28.82%) WAN
6 48 (28.24%) VPN
7 47 (27.65%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (26.47%) TCP/IP
9 44 (25.88%) LAN
10 42 (24.71%) Microsoft
11 40 (23.53%) ITIL
11 40 (23.53%) Network Management
12 37 (21.76%) SQL
13 36 (21.18%) SSL
13 36 (21.18%) DNS
14 35 (20.59%) CheckPoint
14 35 (20.59%) VMware
15 33 (19.41%) BGP
16 32 (18.82%) UNIX
17 30 (17.65%) OSPF
18 29 (17.06%) MPLS
18 29 (17.06%) VLAN
19 28 (16.47%) F5
19 28 (16.47%) CCNP
19 28 (16.47%) HP
20 27 (15.88%) Active Directory
20 27 (15.88%) SMTP
21 26 (15.29%) CCNA
21 26 (15.29%) Perl
22 25 (14.71%) Juniper

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 9 (5.29%) Apache
1 9 (5.29%) Tomcat
1 9 (5.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.71%) CMS
2 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.12%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (4.12%) JBoss
4 6 (3.53%) Jetty
4 6 (3.53%) IIS
5 3 (1.76%) Lync
5 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.59%) nginx
6 1 (0.59%) Quickr
Applications
1 24 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.41%) MS Office
3 13 (7.65%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.94%) SaaS
2 3 (1.76%) PaaS
3 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (32.94%) Firewall
2 49 (28.82%) WAN
3 48 (28.24%) VPN
4 45 (26.47%) TCP/IP
5 44 (25.88%) LAN
6 36 (21.18%) DNS
6 36 (21.18%) SSL
7 33 (19.41%) BGP
8 30 (17.65%) OSPF
9 29 (17.06%) MPLS
9 29 (17.06%) VLAN
10 27 (15.88%) SMTP
11 25 (14.71%) SAN
12 24 (14.12%) DHCP
12 24 (14.12%) Cisco ASA
13 23 (13.53%) IPsec
14 20 (11.76%) TACACS
14 20 (11.76%) Network Security
15 19 (11.18%) EIGRP
16 18 (10.59%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.41%) Relational Database
2 9 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.71%) SQL Server
4 7 (4.12%) RDBMS
4 7 (4.12%) Big Data
5 6 (3.53%) MySQL
6 3 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.94%) Maven
3 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.76%) Subversion
4 2 (1.18%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.18%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.18%) Selenium
4 2 (1.18%) Ant
4 2 (1.18%) JUnit
4 2 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.18%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.59%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.59%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (12.35%) Finance
2 17 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 12 (7.06%) Banking
4 9 (5.29%) Retail
5 4 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.76%) Back Office
6 3 (1.76%) Law
6 3 (1.76%) Legal
6 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Games
7 2 (1.18%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.59%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) Avionics
8 1 (0.59%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 37 (21.76%) Network Engineer
2 17 (10.00%) Developer
3 15 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (8.24%) Support Engineer
4 14 (8.24%) Architect
5 13 (7.65%) Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) Administrator
6 9 (5.29%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (4.71%) Java Developer
8 7 (4.12%) Software Engineer
8 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (4.12%) IP Engineer
9 6 (3.53%) Network Support
9 6 (3.53%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (3.53%) Consultant
9 6 (3.53%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (2.94%) Technical Architect
10 5 (2.94%) Software Developer
10 5 (2.94%) Design Engineer
10 5 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (10.59%) Web Services
2 17 (10.00%) XML
3 9 (5.29%) XSD
4 8 (4.71%) JMS
4 8 (4.71%) Java RMI
5 7 (4.12%) SOAP
5 7 (4.12%) HTML
5 7 (4.12%) CSS
5 7 (4.12%) Ajax
6 6 (3.53%) J2EE
6 6 (3.53%) JSTL
6 6 (3.53%) JSP
6 6 (3.53%) Servlets
6 6 (3.53%) XSL
6 6 (3.53%) XSLT
6 6 (3.53%) Struts
6 6 (3.53%) JavaBeans
6 6 (3.53%) Hibernate
6 6 (3.53%) Spring
7 3 (1.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.12%) Client/Server
1 7 (4.12%) Device Driver
1 7 (4.12%) PKI
1 7 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (4.12%) Public Cloud
2 5 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.35%) FlexPod
3 4 (2.35%) e-Health
3 4 (2.35%) NHS
4 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.76%) Open Source
4 3 (1.76%) DataPower
5 2 (1.18%) FMCG
5 2 (1.18%) iPhone
5 2 (1.18%) CMDB
5 2 (1.18%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.18%) iPad
5 2 (1.18%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.18%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (38.82%) Linux
2 61 (35.88%) Windows
3 32 (18.82%) UNIX
4 19 (11.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.88%) Solaris
8 7 (4.12%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.76%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.76%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.76%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.18%) AIX
11 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.59%) CentOS
12 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.53%) ITIL
1 40 (23.53%) Network Management
2 21 (12.35%) Load Balancing
3 19 (11.18%) Change Management
4 15 (8.82%) Service Management
5 14 (8.24%) Network Design
5 14 (8.24%) Network Monitoring
6 13 (7.65%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (7.65%) ITIL V3
7 10 (5.88%) E-Discovery
7 10 (5.88%) Data Analytics
7 10 (5.88%) Analytics
7 10 (5.88%) Project Management
7 10 (5.88%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.29%) Software Engineering
9 8 (4.71%) Time Management
9 8 (4.71%) Service Delivery
9 8 (4.71%) UML
9 8 (4.71%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (4.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.76%) SQL
2 26 (15.29%) Perl
3 23 (13.53%) Java
4 16 (9.41%) Python
5 10 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 9 (5.29%) PowerShell
7 7 (4.12%) C++
8 6 (3.53%) JavaScript
8 6 (3.53%) C
9 5 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.94%) Ruby
10 4 (2.35%) C#
10 4 (2.35%) PHP
11 3 (1.76%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.18%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.18%) Go
12 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.18%) VBScript
13 1 (0.59%) VB
13 1 (0.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (27.65%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (16.47%) CCNP
3 26 (15.29%) CCNA
4 25 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 15 (8.82%) SC Cleared
6 14 (8.24%) CCIE
7 12 (7.06%) DV Cleared
8 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (4.12%) CISSP
9 7 (4.12%) Degree
10 6 (3.53%) CCDP
11 5 (2.94%) CCSP
11 5 (2.94%) MCSE
11 5 (2.94%) Check Point Certification
12 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 4 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (1.76%) MCSA
13 3 (1.76%) VCAP
14 2 (1.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.29%) SLA
3 8 (4.71%) QA
4 7 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.59%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.59%) DO-178B
System Software
1 27 (15.88%) Active Directory
2 23 (13.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (10.59%) vSphere
4 13 (7.65%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.71%) XenApp
6 7 (4.12%) Firmware
6 7 (4.12%) vCloud
7 6 (3.53%) Samba
8 4 (2.35%) XenServer
8 4 (2.35%) VMware Server
8 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.76%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.76%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.18%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.18%) Xen
10 2 (1.18%) NFS
11 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (13.53%) Cisco Prime
2 15 (8.82%) Netcool
3 10 (5.88%) SCCM
4 7 (4.12%) SCOM
4 7 (4.12%) Tivoli
4 7 (4.12%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (3.53%) WMI
6 5 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (2.94%) FortiGate
6 5 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (2.35%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (2.35%) RANCID
7 4 (2.35%) OpenNMS
8 3 (1.76%) Nagios
8 3 (1.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 3 (1.76%) Puppet
9 2 (1.18%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.18%) Iperf
9 2 (1.18%) Hyperic
9 2 (1.18%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 85 (50.00%) Cisco
2 42 (24.71%) Microsoft
3 35 (20.59%) CheckPoint
3 35 (20.59%) VMware
4 28 (16.47%) HP
4 28 (16.47%) F5
5 25 (14.71%) Juniper
6 20 (11.76%) IBM
6 20 (11.76%) NetApp
7 18 (10.59%) Oracle
8 17 (10.00%) Citrix
9 15 (8.82%) Brocade
10 13 (7.65%) Dell
11 12 (7.06%) EMC
11 12 (7.06%) CommVault
12 11 (6.47%) McAfee
12 11 (6.47%) SolarWinds
13 7 (4.12%) 3PAR
13 7 (4.12%) NetScout
13 7 (4.12%) Fortinet
Swindon
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £280 to £320 per annum direct - no agency margin
Posted: 24 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £260.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Energon Global
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 27 days ago