The table below looks at the statistics for MRTG skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MRTG over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 429 - 432
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MRTG 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% - 0.017%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £425 - £431
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 - £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 - £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MRTG
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2966 3005 2821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.89% 13.40% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2051 1910 1852
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 88 89
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £50.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

MRTG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MRTG Jobs Demand Trend in London

MRTG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MRTG Daily Rate Trend in London

MRTG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

MRTG Daily Rate Histogram in London

MRTG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MRTG Hourly Rate Trend in London

MRTG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
1 4 (80.00%) Cacti
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) KVM
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Korn
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) OpenNebula

MRTG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) GPRS
2 1 (20.00%) IGRP
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) Korn
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) KVM
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Ceph
2 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) Postfix
2 1 (20.00%) Samba
2 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (20.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Cacti
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) OpenNebula
4 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
4 1 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (20.00%) RANCID
4 1 (20.00%) systemd
4 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) Dynatrace
3 1 (20.00%) New Relic
3 1 (20.00%) NICE Systems
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Supermicro