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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
Rank 506 512 514
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing SNMP 148 128 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 1.53% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 55 49
Median daily rate £375 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £241 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £371 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.41% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -9.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.90 £37.80 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.38 £40.20 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -9.30%

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
8594 8372 7295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.47% 15.01% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5221 4551 3870
Median daily rate £390 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 471 401
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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 5 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
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 5 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 -30 95 £400 +6.66% 22
London 0 45 £450 +20.00% 7
Scotland +9 33 £316 -8.98% 2
South East -12 30 £340 -15.00% 10
Hampshire +10 13 £337 -10.06% 5
Renfrewshire -26 13 £310 -10.78% 1
Berkshire -1 11 £339 -20.29% 1
Erskine -33 10 £316 -8.98% 1
Glasgow - 8 - - 1
West Midlands - 8 £375 -
City of London +33 7 £475 +39.70% 1
Wales +14 7 £400 -
North West -11 7 £425 +25.92% 3
Belfast - 7 - -
County Antrim - 7 - -
Solihull - 7 - -
Northern Ireland - 7 - -
Surrey -2 5 £340 +94.28% 2
Slough +9 4 £338 -20.58%
Manchester -14 4 £450 +63.63% 2
Basingstoke - 4 £316 -
Redhill - 4 £340 -
Reading -7 3 - - 1
South Wales - 3 £400 -
Chiswick - 3 - -
East of England 0 2 £300 -9.77%
Liverpool - 2 £400 -
Merseyside - 2 £400 -
Gwent - 2 £400 -
Derbyshire +9 1 £275 -2.65%

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 110 (40.00%) Cisco
2 107 (38.91%) TCP/IP
3 103 (37.45%) Linux
4 92 (33.45%) Windows
5 75 (27.27%) DNS
6 67 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
7 65 (23.64%) Firewall
8 61 (22.18%) Security Cleared
9 60 (21.82%) SSL
10 55 (20.00%) Unix
11 52 (18.91%) SC Cleared
12 51 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
12 51 (18.55%) Network Monitoring
13 49 (17.82%) C
14 48 (17.45%) WAN
15 47 (17.09%) LAN
15 47 (17.09%) CCNP
15 47 (17.09%) CCNA
16 43 (15.64%) MPLS
16 43 (15.64%) BGP
17 40 (14.55%) Finance
17 40 (14.55%) QA
18 39 (14.18%) VPN
18 39 (14.18%) ITIL
19 38 (13.82%) Java
19 38 (13.82%) SMTP
19 38 (13.82%) OSPF
20 37 (13.45%) JavaScript
20 37 (13.45%) Network Management
21 36 (13.09%) DHCP

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 21 (7.64%) Apache
2 18 (6.55%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.09%) Confluence
4 11 (4.00%) CMS
5 9 (3.27%) WebLogic
6 8 (2.91%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.55%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.55%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.82%) IIS
8 5 (1.82%) Jetty
8 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.09%) Node.js
10 2 (0.73%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.73%) JBoss
10 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.73%) SAS
11 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.55%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.18%) MS Office
4 5 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.82%) AutoCAD
4 5 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.73%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 107 (38.91%) TCP/IP
2 75 (27.27%) DNS
3 65 (23.64%) Firewall
4 60 (21.82%) SSL
5 48 (17.45%) WAN
6 47 (17.09%) LAN
7 43 (15.64%) BGP
7 43 (15.64%) MPLS
8 39 (14.18%) VPN
9 38 (13.82%) OSPF
9 38 (13.82%) SMTP
10 36 (13.09%) DHCP
10 36 (13.09%) FTP
10 36 (13.09%) VoIP
11 31 (11.27%) Network Security
12 30 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
12 30 (10.91%) Ethernet
13 28 (10.18%) IPsec
14 25 (9.09%) HSRP
15 22 (8.00%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.73%) MySQL
2 12 (4.36%) DB2
3 9 (3.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.82%) Couchbase
6 4 (1.45%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.73%) DataStage
7 2 (0.73%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.36%) Big Data
8 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 28 (10.18%) Rational DOORS
2 27 (9.82%) StarTeam
3 24 (8.73%) Git (software)
4 23 (8.36%) Eclipse
5 18 (6.55%) JIRA
6 16 (5.82%) Cucumber
6 16 (5.82%) Selenium
7 15 (5.45%) Jenkins
8 14 (5.09%) SoapUI
9 13 (4.73%) Subversion
10 12 (4.36%) HP UFT
10 12 (4.36%) JMeter
11 11 (4.00%) LoadRunner
12 9 (3.27%) JUnit
13 8 (2.91%) NUnit
14 7 (2.55%) Visual Studio
15 5 (1.82%) Bitbucket
15 5 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
16 4 (1.45%) Mockito
16 4 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 40 (14.55%) Finance
2 19 (6.91%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.45%) Retail
4 10 (3.64%) Back Office
5 8 (2.91%) Front Office
6 6 (2.18%) Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Games
8 2 (0.73%) Billing
8 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.73%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) Military
8 2 (0.73%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (26.18%) Network Engineer
2 38 (13.82%) Developer
3 19 (6.91%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (6.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (6.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 15 (5.45%) Build Engineer
6 15 (5.45%) Design Engineer
6 15 (5.45%) Java Developer
7 13 (4.73%) Analyst
7 13 (4.73%) Software Engineer
8 11 (4.00%) IP Engineer
8 11 (4.00%) Network Design Engineer
8 11 (4.00%) Network Support
8 11 (4.00%) Security Engineer
8 11 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
8 11 (4.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
9 10 (3.64%) XML Developer
10 9 (3.27%) Java Engineer
10 9 (3.27%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.36%) Web Services
2 31 (11.27%) 802.1X
3 26 (9.45%) CSS
4 25 (9.09%) HTML
5 22 (8.00%) XML
6 20 (7.27%) .NET
7 19 (6.91%) SOAP
8 16 (5.82%) Ajax
8 16 (5.82%) Hibernate
8 16 (5.82%) Java RMI
8 16 (5.82%) JSP
8 16 (5.82%) Servlets
8 16 (5.82%) Spring
8 16 (5.82%) XSLT
9 15 (5.45%) JMS
10 14 (5.09%) J2EE
10 14 (5.09%) JavaBeans
10 14 (5.09%) JSTL
10 14 (5.09%) Struts
10 14 (5.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.82%) Data Centre
2 26 (9.45%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 19 (6.91%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.09%) Cryptography
5 14 (5.09%) PKI
5 14 (5.09%) Statistics
6 13 (4.73%) Driving Licence
7 10 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (1.45%) BBC
9 4 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.45%) iDTV
9 4 (1.45%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.09%) Clustering
10 3 (1.09%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.09%) NHS
10 3 (1.09%) SCADA
11 2 (0.73%) CESG
11 2 (0.73%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 103 (37.45%) Linux
2 92 (33.45%) Windows
3 55 (20.00%) Unix
4 23 (8.36%) Mac OS X
5 21 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (6.91%) Windows Server
8 17 (6.18%) Solaris
8 17 (6.18%) Windows XP
9 11 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (4.00%) Windows Vista
10 9 (3.27%) AIX
10 9 (3.27%) CentOS
11 8 (2.91%) Debian
12 7 (2.55%) Ubuntu
12 7 (2.55%) Windows 7
13 6 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
1 51 (18.55%) Network Monitoring
2 39 (14.18%) ITIL
3 37 (13.45%) Network Management
4 30 (10.91%) Requirements Management
5 27 (9.82%) Problem Management
6 25 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 24 (8.73%) UML
8 23 (8.36%) Capacity Management
8 23 (8.36%) Change Management
9 21 (7.64%) OO
10 20 (7.27%) Configuration Management
10 20 (7.27%) Network Design
10 20 (7.27%) Scrum
11 18 (6.55%) E-Commerce
11 18 (6.55%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.18%) Incident Management
12 17 (6.18%) SOA
13 16 (5.82%) High Availability
14 15 (5.45%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 49 (17.82%) C
2 38 (13.82%) Java
3 37 (13.45%) JavaScript
4 34 (12.36%) Shell Script
5 31 (11.27%) Perl
6 28 (10.18%) C#
7 27 (9.82%) Python
8 26 (9.45%) SQL
9 20 (7.27%) C++
9 20 (7.27%) PowerShell
10 16 (5.82%) Ruby
11 13 (4.73%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.09%) Korn
12 3 (1.09%) PHP
12 3 (1.09%) VB
13 2 (0.73%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 67 (24.36%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (22.18%) Security Cleared
3 52 (18.91%) SC Cleared
4 47 (17.09%) CCNA
4 47 (17.09%) CCNP
5 31 (11.27%) Degree
6 18 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.64%) MCSA
8 9 (3.27%) CCIE
9 8 (2.91%) MCTS
10 7 (2.55%) MCP
11 6 (2.18%) CCSA
11 6 (2.18%) CISSP
12 5 (1.82%) CCSE
12 5 (1.82%) JNCIE
13 4 (1.45%) JNCIP
13 4 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.73%) CCDA
15 1 (0.36%) CCDP
15 1 (0.36%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.55%) QA
2 16 (5.82%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.91%) SLA
4 4 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.73%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.36%) GPG13
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.36%) MiFID
6 1 (0.36%) WAI
6 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.36%) KVM
4 10 (3.64%) Firmware
5 9 (3.27%) iptables
6 7 (2.55%) NFS
7 6 (2.18%) vSphere
8 5 (1.82%) ProxySG
8 5 (1.82%) StorNext
8 5 (1.82%) Xsan
9 4 (1.45%) OpenSSH
10 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.09%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.73%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.73%) Postfix
11 2 (0.73%) Samba
11 2 (0.73%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.73%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.73%) XenApp
11 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (9.45%) SCCM
2 25 (9.09%) Nagios
3 16 (5.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 15 (5.45%) Netcool
5 10 (3.64%) SCOM
6 8 (2.91%) Puppet
7 7 (2.55%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (2.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (2.55%) Tivoli
8 6 (2.18%) FortiGate
8 6 (2.18%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.82%) Cacti
9 5 (1.82%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 5 (1.82%) Netcool/Webtop
9 5 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (1.45%) Bacula
10 4 (1.45%) logstash
10 4 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.45%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 110 (40.00%) Cisco
2 35 (12.73%) HP
3 32 (11.64%) VMware
4 31 (11.27%) Microsoft
5 27 (9.82%) Oracle
6 23 (8.36%) F5
7 21 (7.64%) Avaya
8 20 (7.27%) IBM
8 20 (7.27%) Juniper
8 20 (7.27%) SolarWinds
9 17 (6.18%) CheckPoint
10 14 (5.09%) BMC
11 13 (4.73%) Huawei
11 13 (4.73%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.27%) Altiris
12 9 (3.27%) Brocade
12 9 (3.27%) Cyberoam
12 9 (3.27%) Nortel
13 8 (2.91%) Aruba
13 8 (2.91%) EMC
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £195 - £269 per day
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harris Global
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £343 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £330 to £374 per day . 3 Months+ contract.
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £330 to £374 per day . Contract length: 3 months +
Posted: 2 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £281 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago