Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MRTG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MRTG over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 852 848
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 -2
Contract jobs citing MRTG 13 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.099% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 13
England median daily rate £425 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.16% -8.81%
10th Percentile £260 £230 £313
90th Percentile £575 £477 £433
UK median daily rate £425 £382 £365
% change year-on-year +11.26% +4.66% -8.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

MRTG is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13104 15010 14551
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.82% 15.43% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8037 9134 8529
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £190 £221 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 680 755 945
England median hourly rate £18.56 £23.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.84% +15.85% +2.50%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.21 £47.50 £47.15
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.83% +17.07% +2.50%

MRTG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MRTG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MRTG in England

MRTG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MRTG in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for MRTG in England

MRTG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MRTG in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MRTG in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MRTG in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MRTG in England

MRTG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MRTG within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East 0 5 £575 +70.37%
North of England +51 4 £450 +5.88% 4
North West +19 2 £450 +5.88% 4
London -25 2 £358 -6.23% 2
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
MRTG
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MRTG 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 England region with a requirement for MRTG.

1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 7 (53.85%) DNS
3 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
3 7 (53.85%) Juniper
4 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) DHCP
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) Perl
5 5 (38.46%) PHP
5 5 (38.46%) Python
5 5 (38.46%) SNMP
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) BGP
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) FTP
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) Broadband
6 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) Cacti
6 4 (30.77%) Network Management
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds

MRTG
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 7 (53.85%) MPLS
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 6 (46.15%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) SNMP
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) Broadband
5 4 (30.77%) FTP
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) DWDM
6 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
6 3 (23.08%) IPv6
6 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 3 (23.08%) PBX
6 3 (23.08%) Symposium
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
2 3 (23.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Perl Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Perl Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) IP Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Mojolicious
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Network Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
5 1 (7.69%) DDoS Mitigation
5 1 (7.69%) E-Discovery
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Perl
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP Voice
3 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Cacti
2 3 (23.08%) Nagios
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (15.38%) Netcool
3 2 (15.38%) OpenNMS
3 2 (15.38%) OSSEC
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) RANCID
3 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (15.38%) SmokePing
4 1 (7.69%) EnCase
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Juniper
3 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Avaya
4 3 (23.08%) Ciena
4 3 (23.08%) Huawei
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) Brocade
5 2 (15.38%) Ericsson
5 2 (15.38%) Foundry
5 2 (15.38%) Meraki
5 2 (15.38%) Polycom
5 2 (15.38%) Qualys
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) ZyXEL
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Riverbed
6 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless