The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 475 486 462
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs citing SNMP 150 130 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 1.57% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 66 60
Average daily rate
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£413 £349 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% +16.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £265 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £249
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +38.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 - £17.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £41.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £35.15

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
8197 8298 7149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.81% 14.67% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4697 4499 3856
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 449 415
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-4.33% -4.25%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SNMP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend

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

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SNMP
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SNMP Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

SNMP
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 139 £425 +17.64% 23
London -1 56 £425 +17.24% 6
South East -20 48 £338 -3.57% 7
Hampshire +6 15 £334 -8.56%
City of London -1 10 £390 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -13 10 £450 +80.00% 2
Winchester - 10 £330 -
North East - 9 £575 -
South West -3 8 £450 +20.00% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 8 - -
Kent - 8 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 7 - - 2
Tyne and Wear - 7 £575 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £575 -
Milton Keynes - 7 - -
East of England +11 6 £338 - 1
Hertfordshire +5 6 £338 - 1
West Sussex -12 6 £338 +53.40%
Wiltshire +1 5 £475 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 - -
Swindon - 5 £475 -
Crawley -7 4 £338 +53.40%
Reading -9 4 £450 +76.47% 2
North West -18 4 - - 4
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
Newbury - 4 - -
Redditch - 4 - -
Worcestershire - 4 - -
Manchester -8 3 - - 2
Erskine +3 2 - -

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SNMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SNMP.

1 134 (46.37%) Cisco
2 120 (41.52%) Linux
3 109 (37.72%) Firewall
4 86 (29.76%) Windows
5 83 (28.72%) TCP/IP
6 80 (27.68%) DNS
7 79 (27.34%) LAN
8 78 (26.99%) SQL
9 74 (25.61%) VPN
9 74 (25.61%) WAN
10 69 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
11 68 (23.53%) Perl
12 63 (21.80%) SSL
13 59 (20.42%) DHCP
13 59 (20.42%) UNIX
13 59 (20.42%) BGP
14 58 (20.07%) Microsoft
15 57 (19.72%) OSPF
16 56 (19.38%) MPLS
16 56 (19.38%) ITIL
17 54 (18.69%) IPsec
18 52 (17.99%) CCNP
19 51 (17.65%) SMTP
20 49 (16.96%) CheckPoint
21 48 (16.61%) XML
21 48 (16.61%) Java
22 45 (15.57%) Oracle
22 45 (15.57%) MS Excel
22 45 (15.57%) Data Centre
23 44 (15.22%) Network Security

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SNMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SNMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (8.65%) Tomcat
2 20 (6.92%) Apache
3 18 (6.23%) WebSphere
4 14 (4.84%) Jetty
4 14 (4.84%) JBoss
5 8 (2.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (2.77%) CMS
5 8 (2.77%) Node.js
5 8 (2.77%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (2.42%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.38%) IIS
9 3 (1.04%) nginx
9 3 (1.04%) Lync
10 2 (0.69%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (15.57%) MS Excel
2 30 (10.38%) MS Visio
3 28 (9.69%) MS Office
4 11 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.35%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.54%) SaaS
2 11 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.77%) SoftLayer
3 8 (2.77%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (1.38%) PaaS
5 3 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 109 (37.72%) Firewall
2 83 (28.72%) TCP/IP
3 80 (27.68%) DNS
4 79 (27.34%) LAN
5 74 (25.61%) WAN
5 74 (25.61%) VPN
6 63 (21.80%) SSL
7 59 (20.42%) DHCP
7 59 (20.42%) BGP
8 57 (19.72%) OSPF
9 56 (19.38%) MPLS
10 54 (18.69%) IPsec
11 51 (17.65%) SMTP
12 44 (15.22%) Network Security
13 41 (14.19%) Ethernet
14 39 (13.49%) EIGRP
15 38 (13.15%) Wireless
16 32 (11.07%) Cisco ASA
17 31 (10.73%) HSRP
17 31 (10.73%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.96%) MySQL
2 21 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (6.92%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.84%) RDBMS
5 13 (4.50%) SQL Server
6 11 (3.81%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.46%) Big Data
8 8 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.42%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.38%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.04%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.04%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.35%) DB2
12 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (7.96%) Jenkins
2 19 (6.57%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.46%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (3.46%) SoapUI
4 9 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.77%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.08%) Subversion
6 6 (2.08%) JIRA
7 5 (1.73%) Selenium
8 4 (1.38%) JMeter
8 4 (1.38%) StarTeam
9 3 (1.04%) JConsole
9 3 (1.04%) VisualVM
9 3 (1.04%) YourKit
9 3 (1.04%) Maven
9 3 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.04%) JProfiler
9 3 (1.04%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.69%) JUnit
10 2 (0.69%) Eclipse
General
1 42 (14.53%) Finance
2 38 (13.15%) Telecoms
3 28 (9.69%) Banking
4 10 (3.46%) Back Office
5 7 (2.42%) Retail
5 7 (2.42%) Multimedia
6 6 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.38%) Front Office
7 4 (1.38%) Military
8 3 (1.04%) Electronics
8 3 (1.04%) Law
8 3 (1.04%) Legal
8 3 (1.04%) Billing
9 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Advertising
10 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.35%) German Language
10 1 (0.35%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 71 (24.57%) Network Engineer
2 39 (13.49%) Developer
3 21 (7.27%) Architect
4 18 (6.23%) Analyst
5 16 (5.54%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (5.19%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 14 (4.84%) Consultant
8 13 (4.50%) Monitoring Specialist
9 12 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.81%) Administrator
10 11 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 9 (3.11%) Cisco Engineer
12 8 (2.77%) Network Support
12 8 (2.77%) Test Engineer
12 8 (2.77%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (2.77%) Security Engineer
13 7 (2.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 7 (2.42%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (16.61%) XML
2 34 (11.76%) Web Services
3 28 (9.69%) 802.1X
4 18 (6.23%) XSD
4 18 (6.23%) SOAP
5 17 (5.88%) XSLT
6 14 (4.84%) Struts
7 13 (4.50%) JSON
8 12 (4.15%) Spring
8 12 (4.15%) WSDL
8 12 (4.15%) CSS
9 11 (3.81%) .NET
10 10 (3.46%) JMS
11 9 (3.11%) HTML
12 8 (2.77%) Ajax
12 8 (2.77%) Ruby on Rails
12 8 (2.77%) Grails
12 8 (2.77%) Django
12 8 (2.77%) Apache CXF
12 8 (2.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.57%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.57%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.23%) PKI
4 17 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.88%) e-Health
5 16 (5.54%) Statistics
6 15 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (4.50%) DataPower
8 11 (3.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (3.46%) Computer Science
10 8 (2.77%) Cryptography
10 8 (2.77%) NHS
11 7 (2.42%) Client/Server
11 7 (2.42%) Device Driver
11 7 (2.42%) Public Cloud
12 6 (2.08%) Clustering
13 5 (1.73%) Private Cloud
14 3 (1.04%) BBC
15 2 (0.69%) Streaming Video
15 2 (0.69%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 120 (41.52%) Linux
2 86 (29.76%) Windows
3 59 (20.42%) UNIX
4 25 (8.65%) Solaris
5 21 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.77%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.04%) Debian
10 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.04%) CentOS
10 3 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.69%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.35%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.38%) ITIL
2 41 (14.19%) Network Management
3 27 (9.34%) Configuration Management
4 24 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (7.96%) Network Design
5 23 (7.96%) Load Balancing
5 23 (7.96%) DevOps
5 23 (7.96%) Network Monitoring
6 21 (7.27%) Analytics
7 19 (6.57%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (6.23%) Service Management
9 17 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 16 (5.54%) Performance Management
11 15 (5.19%) E-Commerce
12 14 (4.84%) Project Management
12 14 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (4.84%) Validation
12 14 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (4.50%) Software Engineering
13 13 (4.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (26.99%) SQL
2 68 (23.53%) Perl
3 48 (16.61%) Java
4 33 (11.42%) Python
5 28 (9.69%) PowerShell
6 24 (8.30%) C++
7 23 (7.96%) Bash Shell
7 23 (7.96%) Ruby
8 22 (7.61%) Shell Script
9 21 (7.27%) C#
10 11 (3.81%) JavaScript
11 9 (3.11%) VBScript
11 9 (3.11%) VB
12 8 (2.77%) PHP
12 8 (2.77%) Groovy
13 7 (2.42%) C
14 3 (1.04%) Assembly Language
14 3 (1.04%) Tcl
15 2 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 69 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (17.99%) CCNP
3 37 (12.80%) Security Cleared
4 32 (11.07%) CCNA
5 25 (8.65%) SC Cleared
5 25 (8.65%) Degree
6 19 (6.57%) CCIE
7 11 (3.81%) CCSA
8 9 (3.11%) CCIP
8 9 (3.11%) CCDA
9 8 (2.77%) CCSE
9 8 (2.77%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.08%) CISSP
10 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.38%) VCAP
11 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 4 (1.38%) CCENT
11 4 (1.38%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.88%) SLA
2 12 (4.15%) QA
3 11 (3.81%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.69%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.35%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 33 (11.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (9.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (8.30%) vSphere
4 15 (5.19%) Hyper-V
5 14 (4.84%) XenApp
6 7 (2.42%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.42%) vCloud
7 6 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 5 (1.73%) XenServer
8 5 (1.73%) NFS
8 5 (1.73%) Samba
9 4 (1.38%) Firmware
9 4 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.04%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.04%) FreeRADIUS
10 3 (1.04%) DFS Replication
10 3 (1.04%) Docker
10 3 (1.04%) Varnish
11 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.69%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 20 (6.92%) Cisco Prime
2 19 (6.57%) Puppet
3 16 (5.54%) Nagios
3 16 (5.54%) Netcool
4 15 (5.19%) CA Spectrum
5 14 (4.84%) SCOM
6 13 (4.50%) SCCM
7 11 (3.81%) SolarWinds Orion
7 11 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (2.77%) Vagrant
8 8 (2.77%) WhatsUp Gold
8 8 (2.77%) WMI
9 7 (2.42%) logstash
10 6 (2.08%) SCOrch
10 6 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (2.08%) Cacti
11 5 (1.73%) SCVMM
11 5 (1.73%) HP SIM
11 5 (1.73%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.73%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 134 (46.37%) Cisco
2 58 (20.07%) Microsoft
3 49 (16.96%) CheckPoint
4 45 (15.57%) Oracle
5 43 (14.88%) Juniper
5 43 (14.88%) VMware
6 38 (13.15%) F5
7 32 (11.07%) SolarWinds
8 31 (10.73%) HP
9 23 (7.96%) Citrix
9 23 (7.96%) Dell
10 21 (7.27%) IBM
11 18 (6.23%) NetApp
11 18 (6.23%) Red Hat
11 18 (6.23%) Splunk
12 16 (5.54%) CA
13 15 (5.19%) Brocade
14 13 (4.50%) Radware
15 12 (4.15%) Remedy
15 12 (4.15%) CommVault
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