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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 490 451 427
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -24
Contract jobs citing SNMP 67 88 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 1.48% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 50 45
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £299 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £528 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.81% +13.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £44.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £39.13
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +2.23%
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
6708 5959 6485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.72% 13.36% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3807 3218 3168
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 360 604
Average hourly rate £22.69 £18.38 £22.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% -17.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 29 January 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
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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 40 £300 -20.00% 10
South East -14 15 £323 -10.41% 10
North East - 3 £530 -
East of England -5 2 £381 +17.30% 2
North West -15 2 £391 -34.79% 3
South West -21 2 - - 4
East Midlands - 2 £320 - 1
Yorkshire -9 1 £413 -
West Midlands - - - - 1
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 115 (53.00%) Cisco
2 93 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 92 (42.40%) Firewall
4 70 (32.26%) VPN
5 68 (31.34%) TCP/IP
6 66 (30.41%) Linux
6 66 (30.41%) OSPF
7 65 (29.95%) CCNP
8 64 (29.49%) Windows
8 64 (29.49%) BGP
9 54 (24.88%) CCIE
10 50 (23.04%) WAN
11 48 (22.12%) Microsoft
12 46 (21.20%) Perl
13 44 (20.28%) MPLS
13 44 (20.28%) Network Management
14 43 (19.82%) VMware
15 41 (18.89%) DNS
16 40 (18.43%) SQL
17 39 (17.97%) UNIX
17 39 (17.97%) EIGRP
17 39 (17.97%) Cisco Nexus
18 38 (17.51%) HSRP
19 37 (17.05%) LAN
20 36 (16.59%) Telecoms
21 35 (16.13%) TACACS
21 35 (16.13%) VRRP
22 33 (15.21%) Load Balancing
23 32 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
23 32 (14.75%) IPsec

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (5.99%) Apache
2 12 (5.53%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.61%) CMS
3 10 (4.61%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.84%) IIS
7 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.38%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.38%) Quickr
8 2 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.46%) Jetty
9 1 (0.46%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.46%) Confluence
9 1 (0.46%) nginx
9 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (9.68%) MS Office
2 16 (7.37%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) assyst
2 1 (0.46%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) PaaS
1 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.30%) IaaS
2 3 (1.38%) SaaS
2 3 (1.38%) Office 365
3 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 92 (42.40%) Firewall
2 70 (32.26%) VPN
3 68 (31.34%) TCP/IP
4 66 (30.41%) OSPF
5 64 (29.49%) BGP
6 50 (23.04%) WAN
7 44 (20.28%) MPLS
8 41 (18.89%) DNS
9 39 (17.97%) EIGRP
9 39 (17.97%) Cisco Nexus
10 38 (17.51%) HSRP
11 37 (17.05%) LAN
12 35 (16.13%) TACACS
12 35 (16.13%) VRRP
13 32 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (14.75%) IPsec
14 27 (12.44%) DHCP
14 27 (12.44%) FTP
14 27 (12.44%) DMVPN
15 25 (11.52%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 7 (3.23%) MySQL
3 6 (2.76%) MongoDB
4 5 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.30%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.38%) DB2
5 3 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.84%) JIRA
3 3 (1.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (1.38%) JUnit
3 3 (1.38%) Checkstyle
3 3 (1.38%) Selenium
3 3 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.38%) Mockito
3 3 (1.38%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.38%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.92%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.46%) Ant
5 1 (0.46%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (16.59%) Telecoms
2 18 (8.29%) Retail
3 12 (5.53%) Finance
4 6 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.38%) Back Office
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
5 3 (1.38%) Billing
6 2 (0.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (21.66%) Network Engineer
2 23 (10.60%) Developer
3 21 (9.68%) Consultant
4 20 (9.22%) Support Engineer
5 15 (6.91%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
6 14 (6.45%) Architect
7 13 (5.99%) Network Support
7 13 (5.99%) IP Engineer
8 12 (5.53%) Design Engineer
8 12 (5.53%) Analyst
9 11 (5.07%) Cisco Support
9 11 (5.07%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 10 (4.61%) Java Engineer
10 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (4.61%) Network Consultant
11 8 (3.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 8 (3.69%) Administrator
12 7 (3.23%) Cisco Consultant
12 7 (3.23%) Cisco Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.14%) XML
2 16 (7.37%) Web Services
3 15 (6.91%) Hibernate
3 15 (6.91%) JMS
3 15 (6.91%) Java RMI
3 15 (6.91%) Spring
4 13 (5.99%) XSD
4 13 (5.99%) XSL
4 13 (5.99%) Struts
4 13 (5.99%) CSS
4 13 (5.99%) JSP
4 13 (5.99%) Servlets
4 13 (5.99%) HTML
4 13 (5.99%) J2EE
4 13 (5.99%) JavaBeans
4 13 (5.99%) JSTL
4 13 (5.99%) Ajax
5 3 (1.38%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.38%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.92%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) FlexPod
2 8 (3.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.76%) Open Source
4 6 (2.76%) NHS
4 6 (2.76%) Device Driver
5 4 (1.84%) FMCG
5 4 (1.84%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.38%) e-Health
6 3 (1.38%) Derivative
6 3 (1.38%) CMDB
6 3 (1.38%) iSeries
7 2 (0.92%) iPad
7 2 (0.92%) iPhone
7 2 (0.92%) Replication
7 2 (0.92%) Clustering
8 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.41%) Linux
2 64 (29.49%) Windows
3 39 (17.97%) UNIX
4 26 (11.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (6.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.69%) Windows 7
7 8 (3.69%) Solaris
8 7 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.84%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.38%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.38%) AIX
10 3 (1.38%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.92%) CentOS
12 1 (0.46%) HPUX
12 1 (0.46%) VMS
12 1 (0.46%) Debian
12 1 (0.46%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.28%) Network Management
2 33 (15.21%) Load Balancing
3 27 (12.44%) Network Design
4 24 (11.06%) Change Management
5 22 (10.14%) ITIL
6 17 (7.83%) Performance Management
7 15 (6.91%) UML
7 15 (6.91%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
9 13 (5.99%) Scrum
9 13 (5.99%) OO
9 13 (5.99%) SOA
9 13 (5.99%) Multithreading
9 13 (5.99%) TDD
9 13 (5.99%) User Stories
9 13 (5.99%) Network Architecture
10 12 (5.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.07%) Validation
11 11 (5.07%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (4.61%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 46 (21.20%) Perl
2 40 (18.43%) SQL
3 22 (10.14%) Java
4 14 (6.45%) Python
5 13 (5.99%) JavaScript
6 10 (4.61%) Shell Script
7 7 (3.23%) Ruby
7 7 (3.23%) R
8 6 (2.76%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.76%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.30%) C#
9 5 (2.30%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) C
10 1 (0.46%) VB
10 1 (0.46%) Golang
Qualifications
1 93 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (29.95%) CCNP
3 54 (24.88%) CCIE
4 32 (14.75%) CCNA
5 31 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 23 (10.60%) SC Cleared
6 23 (10.60%) CISSP
7 14 (6.45%) Degree
8 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (3.69%) DV Cleared
9 8 (3.69%) CCSP
10 6 (2.76%) MCSE
11 5 (2.30%) CCDP
12 4 (1.84%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (1.38%) MCSA
13 3 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.92%) CCEE
14 2 (0.92%) CCEA
15 1 (0.46%) HND
15 1 (0.46%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.91%) SLA
1 15 (6.91%) QA
2 4 (1.84%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (14.75%) Active Directory
2 24 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (5.53%) vSphere
4 8 (3.69%) VMware Server
5 7 (3.23%) Firmware
5 7 (3.23%) DFS Replication
6 5 (2.30%) XenApp
6 5 (2.30%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.84%) Snort
7 4 (1.84%) Nmap
7 4 (1.84%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.84%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.38%) NFS
9 2 (0.92%) vCloud
9 2 (0.92%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.92%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.92%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.92%) Samba
9 2 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (8.76%) OpenNMS
1 19 (8.76%) RANCID
2 10 (4.61%) Netcool
2 10 (4.61%) Tivoli
2 10 (4.61%) Cisco Prime
3 9 (4.15%) SCCM
3 9 (4.15%) SCOM
4 7 (3.23%) Nagios
5 6 (2.76%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (2.76%) Puppet
5 6 (2.76%) Nessus
5 6 (2.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (2.30%) WMI
7 4 (1.84%) FortiGate
7 4 (1.84%) HP SIM
7 4 (1.84%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 3 (1.38%) HP NNM
8 3 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.92%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 115 (53.00%) Cisco
2 48 (22.12%) Microsoft
3 43 (19.82%) VMware
4 29 (13.36%) HP
5 26 (11.98%) Juniper
6 25 (11.52%) CheckPoint
7 17 (7.83%) Huawei
8 16 (7.37%) F5
9 15 (6.91%) IBM
9 15 (6.91%) NetApp
10 14 (6.45%) Citrix
11 11 (5.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 10 (4.61%) Redback
12 10 (4.61%) Radware
12 10 (4.61%) Oracle
12 10 (4.61%) Nokia
13 9 (4.15%) EMC
13 9 (4.15%) Ericsson
13 9 (4.15%) SolarWinds
14 8 (3.69%) McAfee
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