The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 403 387 411
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing MRTG 9 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.009% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.067% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £485 £300 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.66% -34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £240 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £360 £572
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2800 2963 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.57% 13.72% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1827 1841 2271
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 132 152
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -23.72%
MRTG
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 10 (76.92%) Perl
2 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 10 (76.92%) Network Management
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Solaris
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) Logistics
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) LAMP
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
7 4 (30.77%) Multimedia
7 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (30.77%) Change Control
8 3 (23.08%) Puppet
8 3 (23.08%) VPN
8 3 (23.08%) Ergonomics
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
8 3 (23.08%) SSL
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) SNMP
8 3 (23.08%) Python
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall

MRTG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Zope
3 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) SNMP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) DMVPN
4 1 (7.69%) Multicast
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPLS
4 1 (7.69%) IMAP
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) RIP
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) LAMP
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) Memcached
2 2 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.69%) Twisted
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Ergonomics
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Network Management
2 6 (46.15%) Logistics
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 4 (30.77%) Low Latency
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (7.69%) Network Design
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Perl
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Korn
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Varnish
2 1 (7.69%) Dovecot
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) Squid
2 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
2 2 (15.38%) Zenoss
3 1 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 1 (7.69%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Zend
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Dell