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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sun Microsystems snoop
Rank 617 641 635
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Contract jobs citing snoop 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.054% 0.050% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £600 £525 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +191.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £200
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
7451 7948 8179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.03% 14.42% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4502 4666 4668
Median daily rate £400 £398 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 471 439
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.62 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.78% +0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.31 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

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 9 December 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
London +12 4 £600 +14.28%
England +8 4 £600 +14.28%
City of London - 4 £600 -

snoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
1 4 (80.00%) XAML
1 4 (80.00%) Infragistics
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Telerik
1 4 (80.00%) ReSharper
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) MVVM
1 4 (80.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (80.00%) NCrunch
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
1 4 (80.00%) Garbage Collection
1 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

snoop
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 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) 3GPP
1 1 (20.00%) CDMA
1 1 (20.00%) GSM
1 1 (20.00%) SCCP
1 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
1 1 (20.00%) SS7
1 1 (20.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) NCrunch
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
1 4 (80.00%) ReSharper
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (80.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) UI Designer
1 4 (80.00%) UI Developer
1 4 (80.00%) UI/UX Designer
1 4 (80.00%) UI/UX Developer
1 4 (80.00%) UX Designer
1 4 (80.00%) UX Developer
1 4 (80.00%) WPF Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Designer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) XAML Designer
3 1 (20.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 4 (80.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Garbage Collection
1 4 (80.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) MVVM
1 4 (80.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) XAML
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe
1 4 (80.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Infragistics
1 4 (80.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Google