The first table below looks at the demand for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 122 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing SNMP 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.042% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 0.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £298 £315
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £32.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -39.04%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
328 302 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.48% 12.72% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 145 157
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £200 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 35
Average hourly rate £22.50 £30.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.84 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - - - -
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Highlands - - - -
Dumfries and Galloway - - - -
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
1 6 (50.00%) Nagios
2 5 (41.67%) AWK
2 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) sed
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) VBScript
3 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Netcool
3 4 (33.33%) Cacti
3 4 (33.33%) Munin
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Subversion
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (25.00%) Release Management
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) SCOM
4 3 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) IPv4
1 1 (8.33%) IPv6
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
1 1 (8.33%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) StarTeam
2 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JMS
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Release Management
1 3 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Network Management
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Customer Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Perl
1 5 (41.67%) PHP
1 5 (41.67%) VBScript
1 5 (41.67%) AWK
1 5 (41.67%) sed
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Ruby
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Nagios
2 4 (33.33%) Cacti
2 4 (33.33%) Munin
2 4 (33.33%) Netcool
3 3 (25.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (16.67%) OpenView
5 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco