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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 452 533 495
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -38
Contract jobs citing SNMP 204 113 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.33% 1.42% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 59 58
Median daily rate £342 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 2 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.28% -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+134.28% -

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
8772 7949 7641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.24% 13.93% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5364 4556 4058
Median daily rate £400 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 434 496 440
Median hourly rate £29.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +44 165 £350 - 20
South East +40 70 £330 -5.71% 7
London +9 48 £450 +17.64% 6
Hampshire +35 45 £300 -40.00% 1
West Midlands -17 20 £470 -
South Wales +34 18 £400 -
Wales +30 18 £400 -
Scotland +13 18 £275 -15.38%
Berkshire -2 14 £338 -3.57% 1
City of London +55 12 £402 -13.65% 1
Newport +13 12 £403 +0.62%
Renfrewshire -9 11 £275 -
Erskine -12 11 £275 -
Basingstoke - 10 £232 - 1
South West +8 9 £435 +24.28% 1
Hook - 9 £310 -
Harrow - 9 £498 -
Slough - 7 £338 -
Portsmouth - 7 - -
North East - 6 £316 - 1
Solihull - 6 - -
Yorkshire +2 4 £425 +6.25%
Winchester 0 4 £430 +27.40%
Telford - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 4 £316 - 1
Herefordshire - 4 - -
Shropshire - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 £338 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £316 -
Middlesex - 4 £340 -

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 143 (40.97%) TCP/IP
2 125 (35.82%) Cisco
3 113 (32.38%) Security Cleared
4 111 (31.81%) Linux
5 110 (31.52%) Windows
6 104 (29.80%) SC Cleared
7 94 (26.93%) Firewall
8 77 (22.06%) DNS
9 72 (20.63%) SSL
10 70 (20.06%) Cisco Certification
11 64 (18.34%) SQL
12 61 (17.48%) Microsoft
13 60 (17.19%) LAN
13 60 (17.19%) VoIP
13 60 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
14 57 (16.33%) VMware
15 54 (15.47%) CCNP
16 52 (14.90%) DHCP
16 52 (14.90%) C
17 49 (14.04%) Requirements Management
18 48 (13.75%) Software Engineering
19 47 (13.47%) JavaScript
19 47 (13.47%) ITIL
19 47 (13.47%) UML
19 47 (13.47%) WAN
19 47 (13.47%) Eclipse
19 47 (13.47%) Rational DOORS
20 46 (13.18%) C++
20 46 (13.18%) SCCM
21 42 (12.03%) XML

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 18 (5.16%) Apache
2 11 (3.15%) OpenStack
2 11 (3.15%) WebSphere
3 10 (2.87%) CMS
4 9 (2.58%) Confluence
5 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.72%) JBoss
7 5 (1.43%) IIS
8 4 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.15%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.86%) lighttpd
9 3 (0.86%) Mule
9 3 (0.86%) nginx
9 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.57%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Qpid
11 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 30 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.29%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (1.43%) AutoCAD
3 5 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.15%) MS Office
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 143 (40.97%) TCP/IP
2 94 (26.93%) Firewall
3 77 (22.06%) DNS
4 72 (20.63%) SSL
5 60 (17.19%) LAN
5 60 (17.19%) VoIP
6 52 (14.90%) DHCP
7 47 (13.47%) WAN
8 40 (11.46%) OSPF
9 39 (11.17%) BGP
9 39 (11.17%) Ethernet
9 39 (11.17%) VPN
10 36 (10.32%) MPLS
11 35 (10.03%) Network Security
12 28 (8.02%) FTP
13 27 (7.74%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (7.45%) Wireless
15 24 (6.88%) SMTP
16 23 (6.59%) IPsec
16 23 (6.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.60%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (6.59%) MySQL
4 10 (2.87%) DB2
5 4 (1.15%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.86%) Big Data
6 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.57%) DataStage
7 2 (0.57%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.57%) Redis
8 1 (0.29%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (13.47%) Eclipse
1 47 (13.47%) Rational DOORS
2 38 (10.89%) StarTeam
3 24 (6.88%) Visual Studio
4 22 (6.30%) Subversion
5 20 (5.73%) Git (software)
6 19 (5.44%) SoapUI
7 15 (4.30%) JUnit
8 13 (3.72%) JIRA
9 10 (2.87%) GitLab
9 10 (2.87%) NUnit
9 10 (2.87%) Selenium
10 9 (2.58%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (2.29%) Vagrant
12 7 (2.01%) ClearCase
12 7 (2.01%) CppUnit
12 7 (2.01%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
14 4 (1.15%) Mockito
General
1 34 (9.74%) Finance
2 19 (5.44%) Retail
3 18 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.87%) Military
5 6 (1.72%) Banking
5 6 (1.72%) Games
6 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.86%) Marketing
7 2 (0.57%) Back Office
7 2 (0.57%) Billing
8 1 (0.29%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) French Language
8 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 68 (19.48%) Network Engineer
2 54 (15.47%) Developer
3 34 (9.74%) Software Engineer
4 21 (6.02%) Build Engineer
5 17 (4.87%) C# Developer
5 17 (4.87%) Cisco Engineer
5 17 (4.87%) Java Developer
6 14 (4.01%) Analyst
6 14 (4.01%) Linux Engineer
6 14 (4.01%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (3.72%) C++ Developer
8 12 (3.44%) Avaya Engineer
8 12 (3.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 12 (3.44%) Embedded Engineer
8 12 (3.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 12 (3.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (3.44%) Test Engineer
9 11 (3.15%) Design Engineer
9 11 (3.15%) Senior Network Engineer
9 11 (3.15%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (12.03%) XML
2 40 (11.46%) HTML
3 37 (10.60%) CSS
3 37 (10.60%) Web Services
4 24 (6.88%) 802.1X
5 22 (6.30%) Ajax
6 21 (6.02%) Spring
7 20 (5.73%) Hibernate
7 20 (5.73%) Java RMI
7 20 (5.73%) JSP
7 20 (5.73%) Servlets
7 20 (5.73%) SOAP
8 19 (5.44%) JMS
9 18 (5.16%) J2EE
9 18 (5.16%) JavaBeans
9 18 (5.16%) JSTL
9 18 (5.16%) Struts
9 18 (5.16%) XSD
9 18 (5.16%) XSLT
10 17 (4.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.74%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.30%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (6.02%) Data Centre
4 18 (5.16%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.72%) Device Driver
6 12 (3.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 12 (3.44%) Management Information System
7 11 (3.15%) Smart Meter
8 8 (2.29%) ASIC
8 8 (2.29%) CESG
8 8 (2.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 7 (2.01%) Clustering
9 7 (2.01%) Cryptography
9 7 (2.01%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (2.01%) Mathematics
10 6 (1.72%) Fintech
10 6 (1.72%) PKI
10 6 (1.72%) Replication
11 5 (1.43%) Driving Licence
12 4 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 111 (31.81%) Linux
2 110 (31.52%) Windows
3 42 (12.03%) Unix
4 16 (4.58%) Windows Server
4 16 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.72%) Solaris
5 13 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.15%) Mac OS X
6 11 (3.15%) Windows Vista
6 11 (3.15%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (2.58%) CentOS
9 6 (1.72%) Debian
9 6 (1.72%) SUSE
10 5 (1.43%) AIX
10 5 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.19%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (14.04%) Requirements Management
3 48 (13.75%) Software Engineering
4 47 (13.47%) ITIL
4 47 (13.47%) UML
5 37 (10.60%) OO
6 33 (9.46%) Network Management
6 33 (9.46%) Network Monitoring
7 28 (8.02%) Change Management
8 27 (7.74%) Scrum
9 25 (7.16%) SOA
10 24 (6.88%) OOA/OOD
11 22 (6.30%) Configuration Management
12 21 (6.02%) TDD
13 20 (5.73%) DevOps
13 20 (5.73%) Migration
13 20 (5.73%) SDLC
14 19 (5.44%) E-Commerce
14 19 (5.44%) Software Delivery
15 18 (5.16%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (18.34%) SQL
2 52 (14.90%) C
3 47 (13.47%) JavaScript
4 46 (13.18%) C++
5 38 (10.89%) Java
6 35 (10.03%) C#
6 35 (10.03%) Perl
7 29 (8.31%) PowerShell
8 28 (8.02%) Bash Shell
9 25 (7.16%) Python
10 18 (5.16%) Shell Script
11 13 (3.72%) Ruby
12 9 (2.58%) PHP
13 6 (1.72%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.15%) Embedded C++
14 4 (1.15%) Tcl
15 3 (0.86%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.86%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.86%) SOQL
15 3 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 113 (32.38%) Security Cleared
2 104 (29.80%) SC Cleared
3 70 (20.06%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (15.47%) CCNP
5 41 (11.75%) CCNA
6 27 (7.74%) Degree
7 26 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (5.44%) MCSA
9 14 (4.01%) CCSE
10 11 (3.15%) CCIE
11 10 (2.87%) JNCIE
12 9 (2.58%) JNCIP
13 7 (2.01%) CCSA
13 7 (2.01%) CISSP
13 7 (2.01%) MCP
13 7 (2.01%) MCTS
14 6 (1.72%) CCDA
15 2 (0.57%) CCDP
15 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 1 (0.29%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.45%) QA
2 8 (2.29%) SLA
3 6 (1.72%) JSP 440
4 5 (1.43%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.57%) MiFID
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (9.17%) Firmware
2 26 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 24 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (5.16%) KVM
5 10 (2.87%) iptables
6 9 (2.58%) vCloud
7 7 (2.01%) Docker
7 7 (2.01%) OpenSSH
7 7 (2.01%) ProxySG
7 7 (2.01%) Xen
8 5 (1.43%) StorNext
8 5 (1.43%) vSphere
8 5 (1.43%) Xsan
9 4 (1.15%) NFS
9 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.57%) Squid
11 2 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 46 (13.18%) SCCM
2 37 (10.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 28 (8.02%) Nagios
4 25 (7.16%) SCOM
5 22 (6.30%) Puppet
6 18 (5.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 15 (4.30%) FortiGate
8 13 (3.72%) logstash
8 13 (3.72%) Netcool
9 11 (3.15%) Zenoss
10 10 (2.87%) Kibana
11 9 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
11 9 (2.58%) vRealize
12 8 (2.29%) Terraform
12 8 (2.29%) WhatsUp Gold
13 7 (2.01%) OpenView
13 7 (2.01%) Tivoli
14 5 (1.43%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 5 (1.43%) Netcool/Webtop
14 5 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 125 (35.82%) Cisco
2 61 (17.48%) Microsoft
3 57 (16.33%) VMware
4 41 (11.75%) HP
5 29 (8.31%) F5
6 27 (7.74%) Juniper
7 26 (7.45%) CheckPoint
7 26 (7.45%) EMC
7 26 (7.45%) Red Hat
8 24 (6.88%) Coverity
9 20 (5.73%) IBM
10 18 (5.16%) Altiris
11 17 (4.87%) Avaya
12 15 (4.30%) 3Com
13 13 (3.72%) Oracle
14 12 (3.44%) Fortinet
14 12 (3.44%) Intel Security
15 10 (2.87%) Canoo
15 10 (2.87%) SolarWinds
16 8 (2.29%) Splunk