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 27 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
Rank 386 400 387
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing SNA 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.013% 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.11% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 -
% change year-on-year
+7.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.30 - -
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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
2998 2717 2849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.26% 11.96% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1963 1823 1738
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 132
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £103.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 5 (45.45%) ATM
2 5 (45.45%) IPX
2 5 (45.45%) IPX/SPX
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) CCNP
2 5 (45.45%) CCNA
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) X.25
2 5 (45.45%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) Frame Relay
2 5 (45.45%) Spanish Language
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
2 5 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Social Network
5 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
5 2 (18.18%) Scala
5 2 (18.18%) Business Development
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) Retail

SNA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (54.55%) SAS
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) ATM
1 5 (45.45%) IPX
1 5 (45.45%) IPX/SPX
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
1 5 (45.45%) X.25
1 5 (45.45%) Wireless
1 5 (45.45%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) CouchDB
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Sqoop
2 2 (18.18%) Impala
General
1 5 (45.45%) Spanish Language
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) SAS Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Insight Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Lucene
1 2 (18.18%) HTML5
1 2 (18.18%) D3.js
1 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 2 (18.18%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (27.27%) Social Network
3 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Parallel Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
1 2 (18.18%) Scala
1 2 (18.18%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Palantir