The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sun Microsystems snoop
UK
Rank 585 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing snoop 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 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 6502 7774 7741
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.64% 14.72% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4001 4619 4207
Median daily rate £400 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £235 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 353 337 430
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £37.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -35.27% +34.54%  

snoop
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

snoop
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for snoop in the UK

snoop
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 snoop within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
London - 1 £600 -
City of London - 1 £600 -
England - 1 £600 -

snoop
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 with a requirement for snoop.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
1 4 (100.00%) XAML
1 4 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Telerik
1 4 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) NCrunch
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
1 4 (100.00%) Garbage Collection
1 4 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes

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Top Related 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (100.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) NCrunch
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 4 (100.00%) UI/UX Developer
1 4 (100.00%) UX Developer
1 4 (100.00%) WPF Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Designer
2 3 (75.00%) UI Designer
2 3 (75.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 3 (75.00%) UX Designer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Designer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) XAML Developer
4 1 (25.00%) XAML Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Garbage Collection
1 4 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) MVVM
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Adobe
1 4 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 4 (100.00%) Telerik