The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £398 £326
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +22.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.78% -
SMTP
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 105 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 16.14% 11.99% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 62 46
Average daily rate £370 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £280 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £25.88 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.21% +72.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SMTP across the Bristol region.

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol