The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP 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
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 484 489 518
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Contract jobs citing SNMP 172 138 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.99% 1.71% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 67 50
Median daily rate £338 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £228 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £365 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.30% -18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £37.50 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £37.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -12.79%

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%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SNMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP 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 -15 118 £358 -4.66% 20
London -10 48 £420 +12.00% 7
South East -3 45 £330 -12.00% 7
Scotland +14 36 £310 -7.80% 1
Hampshire +18 27 £321 -14.46% 2
Renfrewshire -27 17 £300 -13.66%
Erskine -27 16 £300 -13.66%
Berkshire -10 14 £338 -18.18% 2
Glasgow - 9 - - 1
West Midlands - 8 £375 - 3
Northern Ireland - 7 - -
County Antrim - 7 - -
Solihull - 7 - - 1
Basingstoke - 7 £232 - 2
Belfast - 7 - -
Wales +16 6 £388 -3.12% 1
Slough +10 6 £338 -20.58% 1
City of London +31 5 £425 +25.00% 2
South Wales - 5 £400 - 1
Portsmouth - 5 - -
Hook +4 4 £320 -14.66%
Reading -9 4 - - 1
North West -20 4 £400 +14.28%
Yorkshire - 4 £438 - 2
South Yorkshire - 4 £438 -
Surrey -5 3 £340 +94.28% 2
Newport - 3 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £310 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £310 -
Harrow - 3 £500 -

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP 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 SNMP.

1 120 (41.52%) TCP/IP
2 116 (40.14%) Cisco
3 105 (36.33%) Linux
4 97 (33.56%) Windows
5 84 (29.07%) DNS
6 77 (26.64%) Firewall
7 73 (25.26%) Security Cleared
8 69 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
9 66 (22.84%) SSL
10 64 (22.15%) SC Cleared
11 56 (19.38%) LAN
12 53 (18.34%) WAN
13 51 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
14 50 (17.30%) CCNP
14 50 (17.30%) Unix
14 50 (17.30%) C
15 49 (16.96%) CCNA
16 48 (16.61%) Network Monitoring
17 46 (15.92%) VoIP
18 44 (15.22%) JavaScript
18 44 (15.22%) ITIL
19 42 (14.53%) HP
19 42 (14.53%) BGP
20 41 (14.19%) MPLS
20 41 (14.19%) VPN
21 40 (13.84%) DHCP
22 39 (13.49%) SMTP
22 39 (13.49%) Perl
22 39 (13.49%) Java
22 39 (13.49%) OSPF

SNMP
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 25 (8.65%) Apache
2 16 (5.54%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.19%) Confluence
4 11 (3.81%) CMS
5 8 (2.77%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.08%) Tomcat
6 6 (2.08%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (1.73%) Jetty
8 3 (1.04%) IIS
8 3 (1.04%) lighttpd
8 3 (1.04%) nginx
8 3 (1.04%) Node.js
8 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.69%) JBoss
10 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
Applications
1 19 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.08%) MS Office
4 5 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.73%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.69%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 120 (41.52%) TCP/IP
2 84 (29.07%) DNS
3 77 (26.64%) Firewall
4 66 (22.84%) SSL
5 56 (19.38%) LAN
6 53 (18.34%) WAN
7 46 (15.92%) VoIP
8 42 (14.53%) BGP
9 41 (14.19%) MPLS
9 41 (14.19%) VPN
10 40 (13.84%) DHCP
11 39 (13.49%) OSPF
11 39 (13.49%) SMTP
12 36 (12.46%) FTP
13 33 (11.42%) Network Security
14 32 (11.07%) Cisco ASA
15 30 (10.38%) Ethernet
16 28 (9.69%) IPsec
17 26 (9.00%) HSRP
18 24 (8.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.27%) MySQL
2 17 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 14 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.46%) DB2
5 5 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.73%) Couchbase
6 4 (1.38%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.04%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.69%) Big Data
8 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.69%) DataStage
9 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 33 (11.42%) Rational DOORS
2 32 (11.07%) StarTeam
3 27 (9.34%) Eclipse
4 22 (7.61%) Git (software)
5 17 (5.88%) JIRA
6 15 (5.19%) Cucumber
6 15 (5.19%) Jenkins
6 15 (5.19%) Selenium
6 15 (5.19%) SoapUI
7 14 (4.84%) Subversion
8 12 (4.15%) Visual Studio
9 11 (3.81%) HP UFT
9 11 (3.81%) JMeter
10 10 (3.46%) LoadRunner
11 8 (2.77%) JUnit
11 8 (2.77%) NUnit
12 5 (1.73%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (1.38%) Mockito
13 4 (1.38%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 38 (13.15%) Finance
2 19 (6.57%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.23%) Retail
4 9 (3.11%) Back Office
5 7 (2.42%) Front Office
6 6 (2.08%) Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Games
7 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.69%) Billing
8 2 (0.69%) Legal
8 2 (0.69%) Marketing
9 1 (0.35%) French Language
9 1 (0.35%) Military
9 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (26.30%) Network Engineer
2 42 (14.53%) Developer
3 18 (6.23%) Cisco Engineer
4 17 (5.88%) Analyst
4 17 (5.88%) Build Engineer
4 17 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 16 (5.54%) Senior Network Engineer
6 15 (5.19%) Design Engineer
6 15 (5.19%) Java Developer
7 12 (4.15%) IP Engineer
7 12 (4.15%) Security Engineer
8 11 (3.81%) Network Design Engineer
8 11 (3.81%) Network Support
8 11 (3.81%) Senior Design Engineer
8 11 (3.81%) Senior Network Design Engineer
9 10 (3.46%) XML Developer
10 9 (3.11%) C# Developer
10 9 (3.11%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (10.73%) CSS
1 31 (10.73%) Web Services
2 30 (10.38%) HTML
3 29 (10.03%) 802.1X
3 29 (10.03%) XML
4 21 (7.27%) SOAP
5 19 (6.57%) .NET
6 15 (5.19%) Ajax
6 15 (5.19%) Hibernate
6 15 (5.19%) Java RMI
6 15 (5.19%) JMS
6 15 (5.19%) JSP
6 15 (5.19%) REST
6 15 (5.19%) Servlets
6 15 (5.19%) Spring
6 15 (5.19%) XSLT
7 14 (4.84%) J2EE
7 14 (4.84%) JSTL
7 14 (4.84%) Struts
7 14 (4.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.34%) Data Centre
3 20 (6.92%) Management Information System
4 18 (6.23%) Computer Science
5 17 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (5.19%) PKI
7 13 (4.50%) Cryptography
8 11 (3.81%) Statistics
9 10 (3.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (3.46%) Driving Licence
10 9 (3.11%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.38%) BBC
11 4 (1.38%) Clustering
11 4 (1.38%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.38%) Mathematics
12 3 (1.04%) Fintech
12 3 (1.04%) NHS
12 3 (1.04%) Replication
12 3 (1.04%) SCADA
12 3 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 105 (36.33%) Linux
2 97 (33.56%) Windows
3 50 (17.30%) Unix
4 22 (7.61%) Mac OS X
5 16 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (4.84%) Windows Server
8 13 (4.50%) Solaris
9 12 (4.15%) CentOS
9 12 (4.15%) Windows XP
10 11 (3.81%) Windows Vista
11 10 (3.46%) Debian
12 8 (2.77%) AIX
13 6 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.73%) SUSE
14 5 (1.73%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
17 1 (0.35%) HPUX
17 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (16.61%) Network Monitoring
3 44 (15.22%) ITIL
4 34 (11.76%) Requirements Management
5 31 (10.73%) Network Management
6 28 (9.69%) Problem Management
6 28 (9.69%) UML
7 26 (9.00%) Change Management
7 26 (9.00%) OO
8 24 (8.30%) Load Balancing
8 24 (8.30%) Network Design
8 24 (8.30%) Software Engineering
9 23 (7.96%) Configuration Management
10 21 (7.27%) Capacity Management
10 21 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 21 (7.27%) High Availability
11 20 (6.92%) Scrum
12 19 (6.57%) Incident Management
13 17 (5.88%) Computer Security
13 17 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.30%) C
2 44 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 39 (13.49%) Java
3 39 (13.49%) Perl
4 36 (12.46%) SQL
5 34 (11.76%) Python
6 31 (10.73%) C#
7 29 (10.03%) Shell Script
8 22 (7.61%) C++
9 21 (7.27%) Bash Shell
9 21 (7.27%) PowerShell
10 18 (6.23%) Ruby
11 9 (3.11%) PHP
12 3 (1.04%) VB
13 1 (0.35%) Korn
13 1 (0.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 73 (25.26%) Security Cleared
2 69 (23.88%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (22.15%) SC Cleared
4 50 (17.30%) CCNP
5 49 (16.96%) CCNA
6 28 (9.69%) Degree
7 22 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (4.84%) MCSA
9 8 (2.77%) CCIE
9 8 (2.77%) MCTS
10 7 (2.42%) MCP
11 6 (2.08%) CCSA
11 6 (2.08%) CCSE
11 6 (2.08%) CISSP
12 5 (1.73%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.38%) CCDA
13 4 (1.38%) JNCIP
14 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 1 (0.35%) CCENT
15 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.49%) QA
2 15 (5.19%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.11%) SLA
4 5 (1.73%) JSP 440
5 4 (1.38%) HIPAA
6 3 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.35%) GPG13
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.35%) MiFID
7 1 (0.35%) WAI
7 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (8.65%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.54%) Firmware
4 14 (4.84%) KVM
5 7 (2.42%) iptables
6 6 (2.08%) ProxySG
6 6 (2.08%) vSphere
7 5 (1.73%) NFS
7 5 (1.73%) StorNext
7 5 (1.73%) Xsan
8 4 (1.38%) OpenSSH
9 3 (1.04%) Docker
9 3 (1.04%) vCloud
9 3 (1.04%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.04%) Xen
10 2 (0.69%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.69%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.35%) XenApp
11 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (11.76%) SCCM
2 26 (9.00%) Nagios
2 26 (9.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 15 (5.19%) Netcool
4 14 (4.84%) SCOM
5 11 (3.81%) Puppet
5 11 (3.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (2.42%) Cacti
6 7 (2.42%) FortiGate
6 7 (2.42%) Tivoli
6 7 (2.42%) WhatsUp Gold
7 6 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (2.08%) logstash
8 5 (1.73%) HAProxy
8 5 (1.73%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 5 (1.73%) Netcool/Webtop
9 4 (1.38%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.38%) WSUS
9 4 (1.38%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 116 (40.14%) Cisco
2 42 (14.53%) HP
3 38 (13.15%) VMware
4 37 (12.80%) Microsoft
5 31 (10.73%) F5
6 21 (7.27%) Juniper
6 21 (7.27%) Red Hat
7 20 (6.92%) Avaya
8 17 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 17 (5.88%) IBM
9 15 (5.19%) Oracle
10 13 (4.50%) EMC
11 12 (4.15%) Altiris
11 12 (4.15%) Coverity
11 12 (4.15%) Huawei
12 10 (3.46%) Brocade
13 9 (3.11%) 3Com
13 9 (3.11%) Nortel
13 9 (3.11%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.77%) Aruba
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