The table below looks at the statistics for SNA 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 SNA over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
Rank 413 - 417
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SNA 12 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% - 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
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£470 - £174
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £238 -
% change year-on-year
+78.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SNA
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
3046 2919 2835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.98% 12.41% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1971 1810 1792
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 87 102
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

SNA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SNA Jobs Demand Trend in London

SNA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SNA Daily Rate Trend in London

SNA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNA across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

SNA Daily Rate Histogram in London

SNA
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SNA Hourly Rate Trend in London

SNA
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNA within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
City of London - 2 £465 -
SNA
England

SNA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SNA 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 SNA.

1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) CCNP
2 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (63.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (47.37%) CCNA
5 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
5 8 (42.11%) CCIE
5 8 (42.11%) DNS
5 8 (42.11%) DHCP
5 8 (42.11%) OSPF
5 8 (42.11%) BGP
5 8 (42.11%) EIGRP
5 8 (42.11%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) CCSA
6 7 (36.84%) X.25
6 7 (36.84%) Radware
6 7 (36.84%) SNMP
6 7 (36.84%) CCIP
6 7 (36.84%) CCDA
6 7 (36.84%) Network Security
6 7 (36.84%) Akamai
7 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Wireless
8 5 (26.32%) Frame Relay
8 5 (26.32%) Spanish Language
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) IPX
8 5 (26.32%) IPX/SPX

SNA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing SNA 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 SNA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SAS
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) OSPF
2 8 (42.11%) BGP
2 8 (42.11%) EIGRP
2 8 (42.11%) DHCP
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) SNMP
3 7 (36.84%) X.25
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) Wireless
5 5 (26.32%) Frame Relay
5 5 (26.32%) IPX
5 5 (26.32%) IPX/SPX
5 5 (26.32%) ATM
6 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
8 2 (10.53%) FTP
8 2 (10.53%) Telnet
9 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Sqoop
2 1 (5.26%) Impala
General
1 5 (26.32%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) SAS Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Lucene
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) D3.js
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Social Network
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) OS/390
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (10.53%) Security Hardening
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Tcl
2 2 (10.53%) JCL
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Scala
3 1 (5.26%) Spark SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) CCNP
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNA
3 8 (42.11%) CCIE
4 7 (36.84%) CCSA
4 7 (36.84%) CCDA
4 7 (36.84%) CCIP
5 1 (5.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 7 (36.84%) Radware
3 7 (36.84%) Akamai
4 3 (15.79%) F5
4 3 (15.79%) 3Com
4 3 (15.79%) Nortel
5 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Palantir