The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for SNMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SNMP over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
England / London
Rank 362 396 382
Rank change year-on-year +34 -14  
Contract jobs citing SNMP 44 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.42% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 23
Median daily rate £450 £420 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £340 £368
% change year-on-year +13.97% -7.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £49.19 £39.00
% change year-on-year -23.76% +26.12%  

SNMP 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 London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2415 2823 2877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.55% 12.75% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1912 1843
Median daily rate £439 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 85
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £12.80 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in London

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
New Malden - 9 - -
City of London 0 3 £441 -5.86% 2
Croydon - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £406 -
SNMP
England

SNMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 London region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 50 (52.08%) VMware
2 41 (42.71%) DNS
3 39 (40.63%) Firewall
4 33 (34.38%) TCP/IP
5 32 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (31.25%) Cisco
6 30 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
7 29 (30.21%) Security Cleared
8 28 (29.17%) SC Cleared
9 27 (28.13%) MPLS
9 27 (28.13%) OSPF
9 27 (28.13%) Puppet
10 26 (27.08%) VPN
11 25 (26.04%) Apache
12 24 (25.00%) Unix
12 24 (25.00%) Windows
12 24 (25.00%) WAN
13 23 (23.96%) Jenkins
14 22 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
14 22 (22.92%) Terraform
14 22 (22.92%) BGP
15 21 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (21.88%) SQL
15 21 (21.88%) Data Centre
16 20 (20.83%) Network Management
16 20 (20.83%) JIRA
16 20 (20.83%) PKI
17 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (19.79%) Oracle
17 19 (19.79%) DHCP

SNMP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 25 (26.04%) Apache
2 10 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.21%) CMS
4 4 (4.17%) Confluence
4 4 (4.17%) IIS
4 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.13%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.29%) MS Office
3 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.04%) Office 365
4 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (42.71%) DNS
2 39 (40.63%) Firewall
3 33 (34.38%) TCP/IP
4 27 (28.13%) MPLS
4 27 (28.13%) OSPF
5 26 (27.08%) VPN
6 24 (25.00%) WAN
7 22 (22.92%) BGP
8 19 (19.79%) DHCP
9 18 (18.75%) LAN
10 16 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 14 (14.58%) ICMP
12 13 (13.54%) Multicast
13 12 (12.50%) Ethernet
14 11 (11.46%) HSRP
14 11 (11.46%) SAN
15 10 (10.42%) SMTP
16 9 (9.38%) IPsec
16 9 (9.38%) SSH
16 9 (9.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (19.79%) Hadoop
3 18 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 18 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.21%) MySQL
5 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.08%) DB2
6 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.04%) HBase
7 1 (1.04%) OpenTSDB
7 1 (1.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Jenkins
2 20 (20.83%) JIRA
3 18 (18.75%) Bitbucket
4 5 (5.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (4.17%) GitLab
5 4 (4.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.17%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.08%) JUnit
7 2 (2.08%) Selenium
8 1 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.04%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.25%) Back Office
3 6 (6.25%) Front Office
3 6 (6.25%) Military
4 4 (4.17%) Electronics
4 4 (4.17%) Multimedia
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
6 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.04%) Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Architect
2 17 (17.71%) Cloud Architect
3 14 (14.58%) Network Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) AWS Architect
5 10 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Unix Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (7.29%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Back Office Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Consultant
8 6 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Systems Integrator
9 5 (5.21%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.25%) Elastic Stack
2 18 (18.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 12 (12.50%) Web Services
4 7 (7.29%) HTML
4 7 (7.29%) XML
5 6 (6.25%) 802.1X
6 5 (5.21%) COM
6 5 (5.21%) RESTful
6 5 (5.21%) SOAP
7 4 (4.17%) Ajax
7 4 (4.17%) CSS
7 4 (4.17%) Java RMI
7 4 (4.17%) JavaBeans
7 4 (4.17%) JMS
7 4 (4.17%) JSP
7 4 (4.17%) Servlets
7 4 (4.17%) Spring
7 4 (4.17%) Struts
7 4 (4.17%) XSD
7 4 (4.17%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 20 (20.83%) PKI
3 15 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.42%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (3.13%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.13%) Digital TV
6 3 (3.13%) Semantic Web
6 3 (3.13%) STB
6 3 (3.13%) Video on Demand
6 3 (3.13%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.13%) W3C
7 2 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.08%) IVR
7 2 (2.08%) Replication
7 2 (2.08%) RIA
7 2 (2.08%) SCADA
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.04%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.00%) Unix
1 24 (25.00%) Windows
2 17 (17.71%) Linux
3 15 (15.63%) Windows Server
4 14 (14.58%) FreeBSD
5 3 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.08%) Solaris
7 1 (1.04%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) Network Management
2 19 (19.79%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (15.63%) Change Control
4 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (14.58%) Network Design
4 14 (14.58%) Open Source
5 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
6 12 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (12.50%) People Management
7 9 (9.38%) DevOps
7 9 (9.38%) High Availability
8 8 (8.33%) Project Management
8 8 (8.33%) SOA
9 7 (7.29%) TDD
10 6 (6.25%) Fault Management
10 6 (6.25%) Problem Management
10 6 (6.25%) Scrum
10 6 (6.25%) Statistics
10 6 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.88%) SQL
2 16 (16.67%) Perl
3 15 (15.63%) Python
4 10 (10.42%) tcsh
5 7 (7.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.21%) Java
7 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.17%) Ruby
8 3 (3.13%) C
8 3 (3.13%) C#
8 3 (3.13%) SPARQL
9 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.04%) AWK
10 1 (1.04%) Go
10 1 (1.04%) sed
Qualifications
1 29 (30.21%) Security Cleared
2 28 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 21 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (14.58%) CCNP
5 12 (12.50%) CCIE
6 9 (9.38%) DV Cleared
7 6 (6.25%) JNCIE
8 4 (4.17%) CCDP
8 4 (4.17%) Degree
9 3 (3.13%) CCSP
10 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (2.08%) CISSP
10 2 (2.08%) CLAS
11 1 (1.04%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) ISO27005
System Software
1 18 (18.75%) Docker
1 18 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 11 (11.46%) Samba
3 11 (11.46%) Snort
4 10 (10.42%) vSphere
5 5 (5.21%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (5.21%) vCloud
5 5 (5.21%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.17%) XenApp
7 3 (3.13%) NFS
7 3 (3.13%) Shibboleth
7 3 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.04%) iptables
9 1 (1.04%) Squid
Systems Management
1 27 (28.13%) Puppet
2 22 (22.92%) Terraform
3 19 (19.79%) Ansible
3 19 (19.79%) Nagios
4 18 (18.75%) Consul
4 18 (18.75%) Kubernetes
4 18 (18.75%) Packer
4 18 (18.75%) Rsyslog
4 18 (18.75%) yum
4 18 (18.75%) ZABBIX
5 14 (14.58%) Kibana
5 14 (14.58%) logstash
6 10 (10.42%) Oracle ZFS
6 10 (10.42%) SmokePing
7 6 (6.25%) Nessus
7 6 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
8 4 (4.17%) Zenoss
9 2 (2.08%) PowerCLI
9 2 (2.08%) RANCID
9 2 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (52.08%) VMware
2 30 (31.25%) Cisco
3 19 (19.79%) Oracle
4 18 (18.75%) AppDynamics
4 18 (18.75%) Atlassian
4 18 (18.75%) CA
5 13 (13.54%) Juniper
6 12 (12.50%) Citrix
7 11 (11.46%) CheckPoint
8 10 (10.42%) F5
9 9 (9.38%) Arista
9 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 6 (6.25%) HP
10 6 (6.25%) Huawei
11 5 (5.21%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.21%) BT
11 5 (5.21%) EMC
11 5 (5.21%) Fortinet
11 5 (5.21%) NetScout
11 5 (5.21%) Red Hat