The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP 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 SNMP over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 142 159 141
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing SNMP 10 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.095% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 0.77% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £375 £345
% change year-on-year
-7.46% +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+40.83% -
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
533 521 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.21% 12.41% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 282 247
Median daily rate £375 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 51 51
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.33 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% -22.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 8 £315 - 4
Merseyside - 2 £425 -
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP 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 SNMP.

1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Nagios
3 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Wonderware
4 4 (28.57%) Wonderware InTouch
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) HTTP
5 3 (21.43%) Siemens
5 3 (21.43%) SMTP
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) Rockwell
5 3 (21.43%) Network Management
5 3 (21.43%) SCADA
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS

SNMP
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 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (28.57%) WAN
4 3 (21.43%) HTTP
4 3 (21.43%) SMTP
4 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) BGP
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 2 (14.29%) FTP
5 2 (14.29%) SSH
5 2 (14.29%) TACACS
5 2 (14.29%) Telnet
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) DataStage
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Control Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Firewall Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) WAN Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) SCADA
2 2 (14.29%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (14.29%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Nagios
2 4 (28.57%) Wonderware InTouch
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Wonderware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Rockwell
3 3 (21.43%) Siemens
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (14.29%) Sun
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) IBM