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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
Rank 652 - 611
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MRTG 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.046% - 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £488 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 - £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - -
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
8648 8054 7036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.86% 14.80% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5245 4486 3835
Median daily rate £390 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 469 398
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.30 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

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 27 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 6 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 27 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 - 4 £488 - 2
South East - 3 £550 -
Berkshire - 2 £550 -
London - 1 £178 -
Lewes - 1 £425 -
East Sussex - 1 £425 -

MRTG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
1 9 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) DHCP
3 7 (46.67%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) Debian
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
3 7 (46.67%) Nagios
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (46.67%) KVM
3 7 (46.67%) OpenNebula
3 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (46.67%) Korn
3 7 (46.67%) CentOS
3 7 (46.67%) Cacti
3 7 (46.67%) Open Source
3 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 6 (40.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (40.00%) C
4 6 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (40.00%) Python

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 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 4 (26.67%) SAS
3 3 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DHCP
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 6 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (26.67%) HTTP
3 4 (26.67%) IMAP
3 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
3 4 (26.67%) Junos
3 4 (26.67%) SMTP
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) ADSL
4 3 (20.00%) CTI
4 3 (20.00%) FTP
4 3 (20.00%) ISDN
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) PBX
4 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (20.00%) VSAT
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Robot Framework
General
1 3 (20.00%) Billing
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) OSS Architect
2 2 (13.33%) OSS Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) RESTful
1 2 (13.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) NGOSS
2 2 (13.33%) Statistics
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) CentOS
3 7 (46.67%) Debian
3 7 (46.67%) Ubuntu
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
4 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
1 7 (46.67%) Korn
1 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (40.00%) C
2 6 (40.00%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) Perl
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
2 6 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
3 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) KVM
3 4 (26.67%) Dovecot
3 4 (26.67%) iptables
3 4 (26.67%) Sendmail
3 4 (26.67%) Squid
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
2 7 (46.67%) Cacti
2 7 (46.67%) Nagios
2 7 (46.67%) OpenNebula
3 4 (26.67%) HAProxy
4 2 (13.33%) Ansible
4 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (13.33%) OpenNMS
4 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (13.33%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 4 (26.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Avaya
6 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (13.33%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) Clearswift