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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 638 - 618
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MRTG 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% - 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% - 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Median daily rate £438 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 - £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 - -
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
8557 8364 7308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.39% 14.98% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5190 4560 3874
Median daily rate £388 £350 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 465 401
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

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 4 May 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 11 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 4 May 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
England - 9 £438 - 2
North West - 4 £425 -
South East - 3 £550 - 1
Manchester - 3 £438 -
Berkshire - 2 £550 -
London - 2 £314 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
Salford - 1 £425 -
Lewes - 1 £425 -
Liverpool - 1 £425 -
Merseyside - 1 £425 -

MRTG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (52.63%) Puppet
2 10 (52.63%) OpenStack
3 9 (47.37%) Open Source
3 9 (47.37%) Cacti
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Nagios
3 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 9 (47.37%) DNS
4 8 (42.11%) DHCP
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
4 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
4 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
4 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
4 8 (42.11%) CentOS
4 8 (42.11%) Korn
4 8 (42.11%) Debian
4 8 (42.11%) Ubuntu
4 8 (42.11%) KVM
5 7 (36.84%) OpenNebula
5 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
5 7 (36.84%) C
5 7 (36.84%) Perl
5 7 (36.84%) Python
6 6 (31.58%) PHP
6 6 (31.58%) C++

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 10 (52.63%) OpenStack
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) SAS
3 3 (15.79%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DNS
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) DHCP
3 6 (31.58%) HTTP
3 6 (31.58%) Junos
4 5 (26.32%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (26.32%) IMAP
4 5 (26.32%) iSCSI
4 5 (26.32%) SMTP
4 5 (26.32%) SNMP
4 5 (26.32%) VPN
5 4 (21.05%) FTP
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) ADSL
6 3 (15.79%) CTI
6 3 (15.79%) ISDN
6 3 (15.79%) MPLS
6 3 (15.79%) PBX
6 3 (15.79%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Robot Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Billing
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Senior Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) OSS Architect
3 2 (10.53%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) RESTful
1 2 (10.53%) YAML
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Statistics
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) NGOSS
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 8 (42.11%) CentOS
3 8 (42.11%) Debian
3 8 (42.11%) Ubuntu
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Open Source
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Network Management
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Bash Shell
1 8 (42.11%) Korn
1 8 (42.11%) Shell Script
2 7 (36.84%) C
2 7 (36.84%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) KVM
3 5 (26.32%) Dovecot
3 5 (26.32%) iptables
3 5 (26.32%) Sendmail
3 5 (26.32%) Squid
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) Ceph
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
5 1 (5.26%) Postfix
5 1 (5.26%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Puppet
2 9 (47.37%) Cacti
2 9 (47.37%) Nagios
3 7 (36.84%) OpenNebula
4 5 (26.32%) HAProxy
5 4 (21.05%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (10.53%) Ansible
6 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (10.53%) OpenNMS
6 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (5.26%) CA Wily
7 1 (5.26%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (5.26%) RANCID
7 1 (5.26%) systemd
7 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) Red Hat
4 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
5 4 (21.05%) Avaya
5 4 (21.05%) Juniper
5 4 (21.05%) SolarWinds
6 3 (15.79%) Clearswift
7 2 (10.53%) CA
7 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
8 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
8 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
8 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
8 1 (5.26%) New Relic
8 1 (5.26%) NICE Systems
8 1 (5.26%) Splunk
8 1 (5.26%) Supermicro