The table below looks at the statistics for SNA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Systems Network Architecture (SNA)
Rank - 159 -
Contract jobs citing SNA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.025% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £339
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.30 -
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
580 521 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.41% 13.10% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 240 176
Median daily rate £375 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 51 33
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -38.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.85 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £51.67 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

SNA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SNA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SNA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SNA
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SNA Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SNA
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SNA Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SNA
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SNA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for SNA.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) APPC
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) VSAM
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option

SNA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) APPC
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM