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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 147 138 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Contract jobs citing SNMP 11 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.092% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.85% 0.68% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £394 £391 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.63% -34.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £368 £431
% change year-on-year
-4.21% -14.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
595 438 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.70% 13.39% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 214 176
Average daily rate £410 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £459 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 25
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.00 £15.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.44% +19.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.55 £31.56
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 the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the North West region over the 3 months to 12 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
Manchester -5 11 £394 - 2
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Unix
2 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 15 (78.95%) DNS
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) SMTP
4 10 (52.63%) Solaris
4 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
5 8 (42.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (42.11%) Middleware
5 8 (42.11%) SSL
5 8 (42.11%) IBM
5 8 (42.11%) AIX
5 8 (42.11%) Oracle
5 8 (42.11%) DB2
5 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
5 8 (42.11%) Web Services
5 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
5 8 (42.11%) IBM Integration Bus
5 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) DHCP
6 7 (36.84%) Subversion
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) Perl
7 6 (31.58%) VoIP
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (42.11%) WebLogic
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (21.05%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) DNS
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 12 (63.16%) SMTP
3 8 (42.11%) SSL
4 7 (36.84%) DHCP
5 6 (31.58%) VoIP
6 5 (26.32%) BGP
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 5 (26.32%) OSPF
6 5 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (26.32%) TACACS
6 5 (26.32%) Wireless
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (21.05%) FTP
7 4 (21.05%) HTTP
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) SSH
7 4 (21.05%) Telnet
7 4 (21.05%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
2 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
2 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) JMeter
2 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Middleware Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) QA Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (42.11%) Middleware
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (21.05%) Statistics
4 2 (10.53%) IVR
4 2 (10.53%) PKI
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Unix
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Solaris
5 8 (42.11%) AIX
6 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (21.05%) Web Filtering
5 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) SIEM
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
2 6 (31.58%) Perl
2 6 (31.58%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (10.53%) XenApp
1 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) IBM
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Aruba
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Fortinet
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Sun
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
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