The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 113 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing SNMP 12 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.075% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 0.57% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £275 £347 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.85% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £347 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £347 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £352 £368 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.21% -16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
SNMP
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
348 349 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.83% 13.16% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 165 88
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £160 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £29.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.06% +40.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +26.19%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram 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 13 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
Renfrewshire -1 5 £265 -23.73%
Glasgow - 5 £400 -
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (51.43%) SolarWinds
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 16 (45.71%) Unix
3 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 16 (45.71%) BMC
4 10 (28.57%) Firmware
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (28.57%) Cisco
4 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.71%) Software Delivery
5 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (25.71%) CCNP
5 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
5 9 (25.71%) SSL
5 9 (25.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (22.86%) CCNA
6 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (22.86%) MCP
6 8 (22.86%) SCCM
6 8 (22.86%) MCTS
7 6 (17.14%) Validation
8 5 (14.29%) Degree
8 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 5 (14.29%) QA
8 5 (14.29%) StarTeam
8 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (14.29%) FTP
8 5 (14.29%) Netcool

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SSL
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.29%) FTP
3 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) BGP
4 2 (5.71%) IPsec
4 2 (5.71%) MPLS
4 2 (5.71%) OSPF
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (14.29%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (2.86%) Law
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Design Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Build Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.71%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Support
6 1 (2.86%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Linux
2 16 (45.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Software Delivery
2 6 (17.14%) Validation
3 4 (11.43%) Requirements Management
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) Network Design
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) CCNP
2 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) CCNA
3 8 (22.86%) MCP
3 8 (22.86%) MCTS
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (22.86%) SCCM
3 5 (14.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) SolarWinds
2 16 (45.71%) BMC
2 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 10 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Avaya
5 2 (5.71%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint