The table below looks at the statistics for MRTG skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MRTG over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 639 - 618
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MRTG 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.046% - 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £488 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8718 8059 7220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.23% 14.38% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5279 4535 3866
Median daily rate £390 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 479 396
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.83 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.83% +20.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.30 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

MRTG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MRTG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MRTG
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MRTG within the UK.

MRTG Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MRTG
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MRTG within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

MRTG Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MRTG
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MRTG within the UK.

MRTG Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MRTG
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MRTG within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
England - 2 £488 - 1
South East - 2 £488 -
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
Berkshire - 1 £550 -
Lewes - 1 £425 -

MRTG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MRTG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MRTG.

1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (56.25%) Puppet
1 9 (56.25%) OpenStack
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) DHCP
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 7 (43.75%) Debian
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
3 7 (43.75%) Nagios
3 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) Open Source
3 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
3 7 (43.75%) KVM
3 7 (43.75%) OpenNebula
3 7 (43.75%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Cacti
3 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
3 7 (43.75%) Korn
4 6 (37.50%) Mac OS
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 6 (37.50%) C
4 6 (37.50%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) Perl

MRTG
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (56.25%) OpenStack
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (25.00%) SAS
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) DHCP
1 7 (43.75%) DNS
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) MPLS
3 5 (31.25%) VLAN
4 4 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (25.00%) HTTP
4 4 (25.00%) IMAP
4 4 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 4 (25.00%) SMTP
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) CTI
5 3 (18.75%) FTP
5 3 (18.75%) ISDN
5 3 (18.75%) Junos
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) PBX
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (18.75%) Billing
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) OSS Architect
3 2 (12.50%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) NGOSS
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (43.75%) CentOS
3 7 (43.75%) Debian
3 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Product Management
4 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
1 7 (43.75%) Korn
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 6 (37.50%) C
2 6 (37.50%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
2 6 (37.50%) PHP
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) KVM
3 4 (25.00%) Dovecot
3 4 (25.00%) iptables
3 4 (25.00%) Sendmail
3 4 (25.00%) Squid
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Cacti
2 7 (43.75%) Nagios
2 7 (43.75%) OpenNebula
3 4 (25.00%) HAProxy
4 2 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (12.50%) OpenNMS
4 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
3 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) Juniper