The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 61 61 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing SNMP 8 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.94% 1.37% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 4.96% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £365 £280
% change year-on-year
-5.82% +30.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £42.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +111.25%
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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
157 262 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 18.47% 27.61% 24.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 85 74
Average daily rate £340 £325 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £275 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -31.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.15 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £33.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+34.22% -25.50%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) VoIP
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
1 7 (53.85%) OSPF
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) RIP
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Validation
3 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) IPsec
3 5 (38.46%) Network Management
4 4 (30.77%) FWSM
4 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Radware
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) Redback
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) CCIE
4 4 (30.77%) CCSP
4 4 (30.77%) CCDP
4 4 (30.77%) CISSP

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) VoIP
1 7 (53.85%) VPN
1 7 (53.85%) OSPF
2 6 (46.15%) RIP
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) VLAN
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (30.77%) FWSM
5 3 (23.08%) Diameter Protocol
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) SMTP
6 2 (15.38%) WLAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) DOCSIS
6 2 (15.38%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Front Office
2 3 (23.08%) Back Office
3 2 (15.38%) Games
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Design Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) IP Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Back Office Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) Ajax
1 2 (15.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) Video on Demand
3 2 (15.38%) MPEG
3 2 (15.38%) DTV
3 2 (15.38%) Streaming Video
3 2 (15.38%) STB
3 2 (15.38%) IPTV
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Validation
1 5 (38.46%) Risk Assessment
1 5 (38.46%) Network Management
2 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 4 (30.77%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
3 3 (23.08%) Fault Management
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Network Design
3 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) DRM
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) Video Processing
5 1 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) PHP
1 2 (15.38%) VB
1 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCIE
1 4 (30.77%) CCSP
1 4 (30.77%) CCDP
1 4 (30.77%) CISSP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
1 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
1 4 (30.77%) Radware
1 4 (30.77%) Redback
1 4 (30.77%) Juniper
1 4 (30.77%) Nokia
2 3 (23.08%) Huawei
3 2 (15.38%) Tektronix
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft