The table below looks at the statistics for SNMP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 119 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing SNMP 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.043% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £455 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
322 257 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.37% 10.95% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 123 150
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 38
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.00 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

SNMP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing SNMP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SNMP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SNMP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SNMP across the West Midlands region.

SNMP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SNMP
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SNMP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

SNMP Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SNMP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SNMP across the West Midlands region.

SNMP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Shropshire - 3 £425 - 2
Birmingham +1 1 £275 -39.56%
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 4 (40.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
3 4 (40.00%) OSPF
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) Remedy
4 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (30.00%) TACACS
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Aruba
4 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (30.00%) WPA2
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) assyst
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
1 4 (40.00%) OSPF
1 4 (40.00%) VLAN
1 4 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) TACACS
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) WPA2
3 2 (20.00%) IPv4
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Automake
1 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (20.00%) CppUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) iptables
1 2 (20.00%) OpenSSH
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (30.00%) Aruba
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Remedy
3 3 (30.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (10.00%) BMC
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) VMware