The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 119 139 120
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs citing SNMP 7 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.092% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.25% 0.95% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
Median daily rate £275 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -5.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £363 £349
% change year-on-year
-4.27% +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+38.33% -
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
311 316 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.50% 9.66% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 127 191
Median daily rate £345 £313 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% -3.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £171 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 10
Median hourly rate £40.50 £12.35 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.93% -29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £27.50 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing SNMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire -3 5 £275 -
SNMP
UK

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 33 (80.49%) SSL
2 30 (73.17%) TCP/IP
3 23 (56.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 23 (56.10%) SCCM
4 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (46.34%) HP
5 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
6 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
7 17 (41.46%) Windows
8 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
9 14 (34.15%) MCSA
9 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 14 (34.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 14 (34.15%) VMware
9 14 (34.15%) Altiris
10 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
10 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
11 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
12 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (21.95%) Software Delivery
12 9 (21.95%) Firmware
13 8 (19.51%) DNS
13 8 (19.51%) FTP
14 6 (14.63%) QA
14 6 (14.63%) MCTS
14 6 (14.63%) Requirements Management
14 6 (14.63%) CCNP
14 6 (14.63%) CCNA
14 6 (14.63%) Cisco
14 6 (14.63%) MCP

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (7.32%) Apache
1 3 (7.32%) lighttpd
1 3 (7.32%) nginx
1 3 (7.32%) OpenStack
1 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (80.49%) SSL
2 30 (73.17%) TCP/IP
3 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 8 (19.51%) FTP
4 5 (12.20%) HTTP
4 5 (12.20%) SMTP
5 4 (9.76%) Kerberos
5 4 (9.76%) LDAP
5 4 (9.76%) SSH
6 3 (7.32%) DHCP
6 3 (7.32%) Firewall
6 3 (7.32%) IPv4
6 3 (7.32%) IPv6
6 3 (7.32%) Network Security
7 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
1 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (7.32%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Build Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Server Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Verification Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) CSS
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
1 5 (12.20%) XML
2 4 (9.76%) Django
2 4 (9.76%) Laravel
2 4 (9.76%) Regular Expression
3 3 (7.32%) LAMP
3 3 (7.32%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (7.32%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.76%) Device Driver
3 3 (7.32%) PKI
3 3 (7.32%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Debian
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) SUSE
2 5 (12.20%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) AIX
4 1 (2.44%) HPUX
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Unit Testing
2 9 (21.95%) Software Delivery
3 6 (14.63%) Requirements Management
4 3 (7.32%) High Availability
4 3 (7.32%) Network Design
4 3 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) Validation
6 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.63%) C
3 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) Perl
3 5 (12.20%) PHP
3 5 (12.20%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) MCSA
4 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
5 6 (14.63%) CCNA
5 6 (14.63%) CCNP
5 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (14.63%) MCP
5 6 (14.63%) MCTS
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.95%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (56.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 23 (56.10%) SCCM
2 14 (34.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (7.32%) Cacti
3 3 (7.32%) Munin
3 3 (7.32%) Nagios
3 3 (7.32%) Netcool
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) HP
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) Altiris
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat