The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 97 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing SNMP 11 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.071% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.03% 0.54% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £394 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £368 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.21% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
SNMP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
273 185 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.03% 13.05% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 91 75
Average daily rate £368 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.13 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.52 £10.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
2 12 (92.31%) SMTP
3 8 (61.54%) SSL
3 8 (61.54%) AIX
3 8 (61.54%) Solaris
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) DB2
3 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
3 8 (61.54%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) IBM
3 8 (61.54%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
3 8 (61.54%) Middleware
3 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
3 8 (61.54%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (53.85%) Subversion
5 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
5 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
5 5 (38.46%) Aruba
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) TACACS

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (61.54%) WebLogic
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DNS
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) SMTP
3 8 (61.54%) SSL
4 5 (38.46%) BGP
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) OSPF
4 5 (38.46%) Spanning Tree
4 5 (38.46%) TACACS
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) FTP
5 4 (30.77%) HTTP
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) SSH
5 4 (30.77%) Telnet
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Middleware Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (61.54%) Middleware
1 8 (61.54%) Web Services
1 8 (61.54%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
3 4 (30.77%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) AIX
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Web Filtering
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Shell Script
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Aruba
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Fortinet
3 4 (30.77%) Palo Alto