Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SNMP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SNMP over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 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.

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 325 277
Rank change year-on-year +29 -48 +17
Contract jobs citing SNMP 82 42 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.26% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.10% 1.49% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 64
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.52% -3.57%
10th Percentile £356 £273 £214
90th Percentile £550 £575 £425
England median daily rate £415 £400 £362
% change year-on-year +3.75% +10.42% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 10
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
10th Percentile £39.48 - £35.08
90th Percentile £50.00 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £32.18 £41.00
% change year-on-year +33.62% -21.51% +134.29%

SNMP 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2,646 2,824 3,114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.08% 17.36% 18.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,391 1,557 1,794
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £205 £200 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 154 220
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £24.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -26.98% +9.56%
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.12 £46.12 £48.53
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%

SNMP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SNMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SNMP in the South East over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SNMP in the South East

SNMP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SNMP within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Hampshire +4 47 £450 +12.50% 5
Thames Valley +28 27 £400 +18.52% 6
Berkshire +11 17 £400 +18.52% 3
Buckinghamshire +16 8 £396 - 3
Surrey -25 4 £488 +50.00% 1
West Sussex - 4 £325 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
SNMP
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SNMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for SNMP.

1 28 (34.15%) Linux
2 27 (32.93%) Network Management
3 25 (30.49%) Unix
3 25 (30.49%) Windows
3 25 (30.49%) Java
3 25 (30.49%) Cisco
4 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
4 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (26.83%) WAN
5 22 (26.83%) Wireless
5 22 (26.83%) Migration
6 21 (25.61%) IPsec
6 21 (25.61%) OSPF
6 21 (25.61%) LAN
7 20 (24.39%) UML
8 19 (23.17%) Firewall
8 19 (23.17%) SC Cleared
9 18 (21.95%) Juniper
9 18 (21.95%) Python
9 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
10 17 (20.73%) DNS
10 17 (20.73%) SSL
11 16 (19.51%) HP
11 16 (19.51%) WLAN
11 16 (19.51%) MS Visio
12 15 (18.29%) Eclipse
12 15 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (18.29%) Wireshark
12 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
13 14 (17.07%) Degree

SNMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (13.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (6.10%) GlassFish
2 5 (6.10%) JBoss
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
4 2 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) MS Visio
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.83%) WAN
1 22 (26.83%) Wireless
2 21 (25.61%) IPsec
2 21 (25.61%) LAN
2 21 (25.61%) OSPF
3 19 (23.17%) Firewall
4 17 (20.73%) DNS
4 17 (20.73%) SSL
5 16 (19.51%) WLAN
6 15 (18.29%) Wireshark
7 14 (17.07%) DHCP
7 14 (17.07%) TCP/IP
7 14 (17.07%) VRRP
8 12 (14.63%) Multicast
8 12 (14.63%) SSH
8 12 (14.63%) Telnet
9 11 (13.41%) SMTP
9 11 (13.41%) VLAN
10 9 (10.98%) VPN
11 7 (8.54%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Eclipse
2 14 (17.07%) NetBeans
2 14 (17.07%) Subversion
3 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.88%) JUnit
General
1 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Developer
2 15 (18.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Network Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Firewall Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Python Developer
7 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.88%) OSS Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Java Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) XML
2 8 (9.76%) LDAP
3 7 (8.54%) Servlets
4 5 (6.10%) CSS
4 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
4 5 (6.10%) HTML
4 5 (6.10%) JSF
4 5 (6.10%) PrimeFaces
4 5 (6.10%) Spring
4 5 (6.10%) Web Services
4 5 (6.10%) XHTML
5 4 (4.88%) Ajax
5 4 (4.88%) HTML5
5 4 (4.88%) Java RMI
5 4 (4.88%) JavaFX
5 4 (4.88%) jQuery
5 4 (4.88%) JSP
5 4 (4.88%) XSL
5 4 (4.88%) XSLT
6 3 (3.66%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Mobile App
2 8 (9.76%) Device Driver
2 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.54%) Clustering
3 7 (8.54%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.32%) PKI
5 4 (4.88%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.66%) DataPower
6 3 (3.66%) User Experience
7 2 (2.44%) CMDB
7 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.22%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.22%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.22%) IPTV
8 1 (1.22%) STB
8 1 (1.22%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Linux
2 25 (30.49%) Unix
2 25 (30.49%) Windows
3 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.66%) Check Point GAiA
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Network Management
2 23 (28.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.83%) Migration
4 20 (24.39%) UML
5 15 (18.29%) Software Engineering
6 14 (17.07%) Issue Tracking
7 13 (15.85%) Decision-Making
8 11 (13.41%) Project Management
9 10 (12.20%) Presales
9 10 (12.20%) SysML
10 9 (10.98%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (9.76%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (9.76%) Software Delivery
12 6 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (7.32%) High Availability
12 6 (7.32%) Network Load Balancing
12 6 (7.32%) Storage Management
12 6 (7.32%) Validation
12 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (30.49%) Java
2 18 (21.95%) Python
3 9 (10.98%) Perl
3 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.98%) SQL
4 8 (9.76%) C++
5 6 (7.32%) C#
5 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.10%) Jython
7 4 (4.88%) Tcl
8 3 (3.66%) C
9 2 (2.44%) Groovy
9 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (28.05%) Security Cleared
2 19 (23.17%) SC Cleared
3 15 (18.29%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (17.07%) Degree
5 12 (14.63%) CCNP
5 12 (14.63%) HP MASE
6 5 (6.10%) CCNA
7 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.44%) CCDA
8 2 (2.44%) CCENT
8 2 (2.44%) CCSA
8 2 (2.44%) CCVP
8 2 (2.44%) HNC
8 2 (2.44%) JNCIA
8 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.22%) CCDP
9 1 (1.22%) CCIE
9 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ECSS
2 1 (1.22%) GPG13
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.63%) FreeRADIUS
2 10 (12.20%) Firmware
3 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
5 6 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.32%) vSphere
6 2 (2.44%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) SCCM
2 8 (9.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (8.54%) Failover Clustering
4 6 (7.32%) PowerCLI
4 6 (7.32%) vCenter Server
5 5 (6.10%) FortiGate
5 5 (6.10%) Netcool
6 3 (3.66%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.44%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (2.44%) Cacti
7 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.22%) Ansible
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.22%) Nessus
8 1 (1.22%) OpenView
8 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.22%) Puppet
8 1 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Cisco
2 18 (21.95%) Juniper
2 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
3 16 (19.51%) HP
4 13 (15.85%) Aruba
5 12 (14.63%) Brocade
5 12 (14.63%) Fortinet
6 11 (13.41%) VMware
7 7 (8.54%) SolarWinds
8 6 (7.32%) CheckPoint
8 6 (7.32%) Dell
8 6 (7.32%) Dell Compellent
8 6 (7.32%) EMC
9 5 (6.10%) Extreme Networks
10 4 (4.88%) ComArch
11 2 (2.44%) Avaya
11 2 (2.44%) BMC
11 2 (2.44%) Nortel
11 2 (2.44%) Qualys
11 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow