The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for snoop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited snoop over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Sun Microsystems snoop
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 579 626 607
Rank change year-on-year +47 -19  
Contract jobs citing snoop 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.017% 0.013% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £175 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

snoop is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 5815 7734 7530
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.68% 15.88% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3458 4791 4313
Median daily rate £400 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +7.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 350 352 440
Median hourly rate £24.86 £28.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +22.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +26.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing snoop as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for snoop in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for snoop in England

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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 snoop within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
London +6 1 - - 1
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UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for snoop.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) ATM
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) XAML
2 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik
2 1 (50.00%) SSH

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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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Ethereal
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
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%) Git (software)
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
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
1 1 (50.00%) UX Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Garbage Collection
1 1 (50.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik