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

Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG)
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 647 -
Rank change year-on-year +49 -  
Contract jobs citing MRTG 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.008% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.14% 0.047% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £575 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £488 -
% change year-on-year +17.94% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MRTG 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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6391 8567 8055
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.59% 16.14% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3780 5194 4540
Median daily rate £400 £390 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +9.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £240 £213
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 395 421 475
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +23.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% +26.00%  

MRTG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MRTG in the UK

MRTG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MRTG in the UK

MRTG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MRTG over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MRTG in the UK

MRTG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MRTG in the UK

MRTG
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MRTG within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +41 9 £575 +17.94% 5
London - 6 £403 -
South East +31 3 £575 +17.94%

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for MRTG.

1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Nagios
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) Wireshark
4 7 (53.85%) SNMP
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) OSPF
5 6 (46.15%) VPN
5 6 (46.15%) Network Design
5 6 (46.15%) Riverbed
5 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (38.46%) Infoblox
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (38.46%) Network Security
6 5 (38.46%) Wireless
6 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (38.46%) E-Discovery
6 5 (38.46%) FCoE
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (38.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (38.46%) DDoS Mitigation
6 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
6 5 (38.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (38.46%) NX-OS
6 5 (38.46%) EnCase
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) IPv4
6 5 (38.46%) IPv6
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (38.46%) Juniper

MRTG
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
1 8 (61.54%) Wireshark
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) SNMP
3 6 (46.15%) OSPF
3 6 (46.15%) VPN
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
4 5 (38.46%) FCoE
4 5 (38.46%) IPv4
4 5 (38.46%) IPv6
4 5 (38.46%) ISDN
4 5 (38.46%) MGCP
4 5 (38.46%) Network Security
4 5 (38.46%) NX-OS
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity and Performance Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Analyst
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%) Information Security Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Network Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Performance Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Security Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Mojolicious
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
1 5 (38.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Network Design
2 5 (38.46%) DDoS Mitigation
2 5 (38.46%) E-Discovery
2 5 (38.46%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Open Source
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (15.38%) Network Optimisation
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) Perl
1 3 (23.08%) PHP
1 3 (23.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCSE
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Nagios
2 5 (38.46%) EnCase
3 3 (23.08%) Cacti
4 1 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Riverbed
3 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 5 (38.46%) Infoblox
3 5 (38.46%) Juniper
4 3 (23.08%) Ciena
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Ruckus Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) NetScout
6 1 (7.69%) Aruba
6 1 (7.69%) Clearswift
6 1 (7.69%) F5
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto