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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 633 639 627
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing MRTG 5 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.065% 0.13% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £381 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £305 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £423 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
-56.36% -1.78%
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
7730 7836 8196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.19% 14.32% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4659 4601 4680
Median daily rate £400 £398 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +11.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 475 442
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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 6 December 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 5 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 6 December 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 +2 5 £381 +4.96% 5
South East +13 3 £150 -56.36% 1
Reading - 3 £150 -
Berkshire - 3 £150 -
London -6 2 £381 -7.75% 3

MRTG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 15 (65.22%) Cisco
1 15 (65.22%) Nagios
2 13 (56.52%) DHCP
3 11 (47.83%) Firewall
4 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
4 10 (43.48%) C
4 10 (43.48%) Perl
4 10 (43.48%) Python
5 9 (39.13%) OSPF
5 9 (39.13%) Wireless
5 9 (39.13%) Change Management
5 9 (39.13%) Puppet
6 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (34.78%) PHP
6 8 (34.78%) Linux
6 8 (34.78%) DNS
7 7 (30.43%) HTTP
7 7 (30.43%) CCNA
7 7 (30.43%) SMTP
7 7 (30.43%) Apache
7 7 (30.43%) C++
7 7 (30.43%) SAS
7 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
7 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
7 7 (30.43%) Cacti
7 7 (30.43%) Sendmail
7 7 (30.43%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (30.43%) Dovecot
7 7 (30.43%) OpenStack
7 7 (30.43%) Jenkins

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 7 (30.43%) Apache
1 7 (30.43%) OpenStack
1 7 (30.43%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) DHCP
2 11 (47.83%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) OSPF
3 9 (39.13%) Wireless
4 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (30.43%) HTTP
5 7 (30.43%) IMAP
5 7 (30.43%) iSCSI
5 7 (30.43%) SMTP
6 6 (26.09%) Ethernet
6 6 (26.09%) IPv4
6 6 (26.09%) IPv6
6 6 (26.09%) Network Security
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) VPN
6 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
7 5 (21.74%) LDAP
8 4 (17.39%) WAN
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (21.74%) Advertising
1 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Network Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Information Security Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Network Security Administrator
4 4 (17.39%) Security Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Check Point Support
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Support
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Network Support
6 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Mojolicious
2 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) BBC
5 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Debian
2 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
3 6 (26.09%) CentOS
4 5 (21.74%) Unix
5 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Change Management
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps
2 6 (26.09%) Information Security
2 6 (26.09%) Network Design
2 6 (26.09%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (21.74%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (21.74%) E-Discovery
3 5 (21.74%) Network Management
3 5 (21.74%) Open Source
3 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Inmon Methodology
4 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C
1 10 (43.48%) Perl
1 10 (43.48%) Python
2 8 (34.78%) PHP
3 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
3 7 (30.43%) C++
3 7 (30.43%) Korn
3 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (30.43%) CCNA
3 6 (26.09%) CCNP
3 6 (26.09%) CCSA
3 6 (26.09%) CCSE
3 6 (26.09%) CISSP
4 5 (21.74%) GIAC
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Dovecot
1 7 (30.43%) iptables
1 7 (30.43%) KVM
1 7 (30.43%) Sendmail
1 7 (30.43%) Squid
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) Ceph
3 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) Nagios
2 9 (39.13%) Puppet
3 7 (30.43%) Cacti
3 7 (30.43%) HAProxy
4 5 (21.74%) EnCase
4 5 (21.74%) OpenNebula
5 4 (17.39%) Ansible
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (8.70%) RANCID
7 2 (8.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Infoblox
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat
5 5 (21.74%) Riverbed
6 3 (13.04%) Juniper
6 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.70%) Avaya
7 2 (8.70%) Clearswift
8 1 (4.35%) Aruba
8 1 (4.35%) Ciena
8 1 (4.35%) F5
8 1 (4.35%) HP
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