The table below looks at the statistics for snoop skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited snoop over the 3 months to 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems snoop
Rank 656 - 637
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing snoop 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.012% - 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £650 - £344
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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
8297 7834 8460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.69% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5065 4500 4673
Median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 545 478
Median hourly rate £26.50 £20.50 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.26% -10.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

snoop
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing snoop as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

snoop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

snoop
Daily Rate Trend

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

snoop Daily Rate Trend in the UK

snoop
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing snoop within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
City of London - 1 £650 -
London - 1 £650 -
England - 1 £650 -

snoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing snoop 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 snoop.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CDMA
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) SS7
1 1 (50.00%) SCCP
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
1 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Google

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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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (50.00%) CDMA
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) SCCP
1 1 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (50.00%) SS7
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) NCrunch
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Designer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) UI Designer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 1 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Designer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Garbage Collection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik