The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP 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 SNMP over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 379 376 371
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing SNMP 29 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.38% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 25
Average daily rate £420 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £203 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £385 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £368 £431
% change year-on-year
-4.21% -14.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -26.25%
SNMP
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
2692 2829 2735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.71% 13.34% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1841 1745
Average daily rate £423 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 80 74
Average hourly rate £24.23 £19.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.68% +16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.12 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £33.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in London

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in London

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in London

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in London

SNMP
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 SNMP within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +26 5 £413 +25.95% 3
Wimbledon - 1 £175 -
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 38 (43.18%) Cisco
2 36 (40.91%) Windows
3 33 (37.50%) Linux
3 33 (37.50%) DNS
4 30 (34.09%) Unix
4 30 (34.09%) SMTP
5 29 (32.95%) Firewall
6 27 (30.68%) VMware
7 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (26.14%) VPN
8 23 (26.14%) OSPF
8 23 (26.14%) BGP
9 22 (25.00%) Web Services
9 22 (25.00%) Java
9 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 21 (23.86%) Apache
10 21 (23.86%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
13 18 (20.45%) CCNA
13 18 (20.45%) Perl
14 17 (19.32%) DHCP
14 17 (19.32%) WAN
14 17 (19.32%) PowerShell
15 16 (18.18%) Data Centre
15 16 (18.18%) Windows Server
15 16 (18.18%) Juniper
15 16 (18.18%) Finance
16 15 (17.05%) WebSphere
16 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (23.86%) Apache
2 15 (17.05%) WebSphere
3 10 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 9 (10.23%) IIS
5 8 (9.09%) CMS
6 7 (7.95%) Jetty
7 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
8 4 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (4.55%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.27%) nginx
9 2 (2.27%) SAS
9 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
9 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.14%) Confluence
10 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Relativity
2 3 (3.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.27%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.68%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (5.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.27%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (37.50%) DNS
2 30 (34.09%) SMTP
3 29 (32.95%) Firewall
4 23 (26.14%) BGP
4 23 (26.14%) OSPF
4 23 (26.14%) VPN
5 17 (19.32%) DHCP
5 17 (19.32%) WAN
6 15 (17.05%) LAN
6 15 (17.05%) MPLS
6 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
7 14 (15.91%) NetScaler
7 14 (15.91%) SAN
8 13 (14.77%) Network Security
9 12 (13.64%) IMAP
10 11 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 11 (12.50%) HTTP
10 11 (12.50%) SSH
10 11 (12.50%) VLAN
11 10 (11.36%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) MySQL
2 8 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (7.95%) Big Data
3 7 (7.95%) Couchbase
4 5 (5.68%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.55%) InfluxDB
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.68%) Bitbucket
3 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.55%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) JMeter
5 2 (2.27%) Selenium
5 2 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) JConsole
6 1 (1.14%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.14%) VisualVM
6 1 (1.14%) YourKit
General
1 16 (18.18%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Retail
3 9 (10.23%) Banking
4 6 (6.82%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.68%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.27%) Back Office
6 2 (2.27%) Front Office
6 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Legal
7 1 (1.14%) Games
7 1 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Developer
1 16 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 11 (12.50%) Web Engineer
3 9 (10.23%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.23%) XML Developer
4 8 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) XML XSLT Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Administrator
6 6 (6.82%) Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.00%) Web Services
2 11 (12.50%) XML
3 10 (11.36%) JMS
4 9 (10.23%) Ajax
4 9 (10.23%) CSS
4 9 (10.23%) Hibernate
4 9 (10.23%) HTML
4 9 (10.23%) J2EE
4 9 (10.23%) Java RMI
4 9 (10.23%) JavaBeans
4 9 (10.23%) JSP
4 9 (10.23%) JSTL
4 9 (10.23%) LAMP
4 9 (10.23%) Servlets
4 9 (10.23%) Spring
4 9 (10.23%) Struts
4 9 (10.23%) XSD
4 9 (10.23%) XSL
4 9 (10.23%) XSLT
5 8 (9.09%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.82%) PKI
4 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.27%) Clustering
7 2 (2.27%) NHS
7 2 (2.27%) Statistics
7 2 (2.27%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.14%) DataPower
8 1 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.14%) DTV
8 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.14%) IPTV
8 1 (1.14%) MPEG
8 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) User Experience
8 1 (1.14%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 36 (40.91%) Windows
2 33 (37.50%) Linux
3 30 (34.09%) Unix
4 16 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 12 (13.64%) CentOS
6 9 (10.23%) Debian
6 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (10.23%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.05%) E-Commerce
3 12 (13.64%) DevOps
3 12 (13.64%) Open Source
4 11 (12.50%) OO
4 11 (12.50%) Scrum
5 10 (11.36%) Analytics
5 10 (11.36%) Network Management
6 9 (10.23%) B2B
6 9 (10.23%) E-business
6 9 (10.23%) High Availability
6 9 (10.23%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.23%) TDD
6 9 (10.23%) User Stories
6 9 (10.23%) Web Application Development
7 8 (9.09%) Information Security
7 8 (9.09%) SOA
8 7 (7.95%) ITIL
8 7 (7.95%) UML
9 6 (6.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.00%) Java
2 18 (20.45%) Perl
3 17 (19.32%) PowerShell
4 15 (17.05%) Python
4 15 (17.05%) SQL
5 14 (15.91%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.95%) Ruby
8 6 (6.82%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.55%) C++
10 2 (2.27%) Korn
10 2 (2.27%) PHP
11 1 (1.14%) C
11 1 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (20.45%) CCNA
3 12 (13.64%) CCNP
4 9 (10.23%) Degree
4 9 (10.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.82%) CCSA
7 5 (5.68%) CISM
7 5 (5.68%) CISSP
7 5 (5.68%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (5.68%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.55%) MCSA
8 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 3 (3.41%) MCITP
9 3 (3.41%) MCSE
10 2 (2.27%) JNCIE
10 2 (2.27%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 9 (10.23%) QA
3 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.27%) SLA
5 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (21.59%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.36%) NFS
4 8 (9.09%) vSphere
5 6 (6.82%) XenServer
6 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (4.55%) vCloud
7 4 (4.55%) XenApp
7 4 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.41%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.27%) iptables
9 2 (2.27%) Postfix
9 2 (2.27%) Samba
9 2 (2.27%) Sendmail
9 2 (2.27%) Varnish
9 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.14%) Ceph
10 1 (1.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) Puppet
2 12 (13.64%) Nagios
3 9 (10.23%) Tivoli
4 6 (6.82%) Cacti
4 6 (6.82%) HAProxy
4 6 (6.82%) logstash
5 5 (5.68%) Iperf
5 5 (5.68%) SCCM
5 5 (5.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (4.55%) Bacula
6 4 (4.55%) Grafana
6 4 (4.55%) Kibana
6 4 (4.55%) Uchiwa
7 3 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (3.41%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (3.41%) SCOM
7 3 (3.41%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.27%) Ansible
8 2 (2.27%) Ionix
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Cisco
2 27 (30.68%) VMware
3 16 (18.18%) Juniper
4 15 (17.05%) Citrix
4 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
4 15 (17.05%) Red Hat
5 14 (15.91%) CheckPoint
6 13 (14.77%) IBM
7 10 (11.36%) HP
8 9 (10.23%) Dell
9 8 (9.09%) Brocade
9 8 (9.09%) CA
9 8 (9.09%) Oracle
10 7 (7.95%) F5
11 6 (6.82%) BMC
11 6 (6.82%) NetApp
11 6 (6.82%) ServiceNow
12 5 (5.68%) Cyber-Ark
12 5 (5.68%) Google
12 5 (5.68%) Symantec