The table below looks at the statistics for snoop 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 snoop over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun Microsystems snoop
Rank 409 - 406
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing snoop 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% - 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£344 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3120 3033 3570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.82% 12.12% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 1960 2113
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 96 170
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £14.06 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

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Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

snoop Jobs Demand Trend in London

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Daily Rate Trend in London

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

snoop Daily Rate Trend in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing snoop 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 snoop.

1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) SSH
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (60.00%) IIS
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) ATM
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) SMTP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) SSL
2 6 (60.00%) F5
2 6 (60.00%) Ethereal
2 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing snoop 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 snoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (60.00%) IIS
1 6 (60.00%) Apache
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) tcpdump
2 6 (60.00%) HTTP
2 6 (60.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (60.00%) Ethereal
2 6 (60.00%) IPsec
2 6 (60.00%) SSH
2 6 (60.00%) ATM
2 6 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) SMTP
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) VPN
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 6 (60.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) IPv6
3 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) BGP
3 4 (40.00%) TACACS
3 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
General
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
2 4 (40.00%) CCSP
2 4 (40.00%) CCNP
2 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Snort
1 4 (40.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) F5
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint