The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP 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
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 78 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs citing SNMP 3 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 0.70% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.03% 3.45% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £394 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £368 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.48% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -9.30%
SNMP
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
291 203 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.23% 20.44% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 74 90
Median daily rate £400 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £457 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £17.50 £14.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £39.75 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 13 (81.25%) DNS
3 11 (68.75%) SMTP
4 10 (62.50%) Validation
4 10 (62.50%) Huawei
5 8 (50.00%) Statistics
5 8 (50.00%) Front Office
5 8 (50.00%) Back Office
5 8 (50.00%) VoIP
5 8 (50.00%) OSPF
5 8 (50.00%) BGP
5 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (50.00%) Capacity Management
5 8 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 5 (31.25%) VPN
7 5 (31.25%) RIP
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) Network Design
7 5 (31.25%) Functional Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Fault Management
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (25.00%) High Availability
8 4 (25.00%) MPLS
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
9 3 (18.75%) VRRP
9 3 (18.75%) CCSA
9 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
9 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
9 3 (18.75%) ProxySG

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (12.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 13 (81.25%) DNS
3 11 (68.75%) SMTP
4 8 (50.00%) BGP
4 8 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 8 (50.00%) OSPF
4 8 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) RIP
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (25.00%) MPLS
7 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (18.75%) FWSM
7 3 (18.75%) VLAN
7 3 (18.75%) VRRP
7 3 (18.75%) WAN
7 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
General
1 8 (50.00%) Back Office
1 8 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (12.50%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Back Office Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IP Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IP Security Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Tester
4 1 (6.25%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) WLAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
2 1 (6.25%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Statistics
2 3 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (12.50%) DTV
3 2 (12.50%) IPTV
3 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) MPEG
3 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
3 2 (12.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Validation
2 8 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 8 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
3 5 (31.25%) Fault Management
3 5 (31.25%) Functional Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Network Design
4 4 (25.00%) High Availability
5 3 (18.75%) DDoS Mitigation
5 3 (18.75%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) DRM
6 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Video Processing
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCNP
1 3 (18.75%) CCSA
1 3 (18.75%) CCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Huawei
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Nortel
4 2 (12.50%) Tektronix
5 1 (6.25%) Aruba
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Micro Focus
5 1 (6.25%) NetScout
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto