The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 65 89 84
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing SMTP 15 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.44% 0.31% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.15% 1.67% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -
SMTP
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 239 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.62% 18.38% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 88 57
Median daily rate £410 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +65.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £25.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Buckinghamshire region.

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes - 15 £525 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SMTP 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 25 (86.21%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
3 21 (72.41%) Unix
4 17 (58.62%) SQL
4 17 (58.62%) .NET
5 15 (51.72%) SOAP
5 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
6 13 (44.83%) LDAP
6 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
6 13 (44.83%) VB
6 13 (44.83%) HTML
6 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
6 13 (44.83%) PHP
6 13 (44.83%) IIS
6 13 (44.83%) MS Office
6 13 (44.83%) CSS
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) Internet
6 13 (44.83%) Web Development
6 13 (44.83%) jQuery
6 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
6 13 (44.83%) HTML5
6 13 (44.83%) Laravel
6 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
6 13 (44.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (44.83%) Technical Analysis
7 12 (41.38%) DevOps
7 12 (41.38%) Security Operations
7 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (41.38%) Workflow

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 13 (44.83%) IIS
1 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) Apache
2 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (44.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Internet
1 13 (44.83%) LDAP
2 11 (37.93%) FTP
3 9 (31.03%) SSH
4 8 (27.59%) IPsec
5 6 (20.69%) NAS
5 6 (20.69%) SAN
6 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 5 (17.24%) LAN
6 5 (17.24%) WAN
7 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
8 3 (10.34%) H.323
8 3 (10.34%) SSL
9 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
10 1 (3.45%) DNS
10 1 (3.45%) HTTP
10 1 (3.45%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (86.21%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (37.93%) Banking
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Avaya Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Security Advisor
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) VB Developer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) SOAP
3 13 (44.83%) AngularJS
3 13 (44.83%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 13 (44.83%) HTML5
3 13 (44.83%) jQuery
3 13 (44.83%) Laravel
3 13 (44.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (37.93%) XML
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
5 4 (13.79%) JMS
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Cryptography
2 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
3 7 (24.14%) CESG
4 4 (13.79%) Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Unix
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 11 (37.93%) zOS
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Technical Analysis
1 13 (44.83%) Web Development
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) Security Operations
2 12 (41.38%) Workflow
3 11 (37.93%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) OWASP
4 8 (27.59%) Patch Management
5 7 (24.14%) Fuzz Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (20.69%) Information Assurance
6 6 (20.69%) ISMS
7 4 (13.79%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) DoDAF
7 4 (13.79%) MODAF
7 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Service Design
7 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
7 4 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) SQL
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) PHP
2 13 (44.83%) PowerShell
2 13 (44.83%) VB
3 11 (37.93%) C#
3 11 (37.93%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (20.69%) CISSP
4 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) CEH
6 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
6 2 (6.90%) Cyber Scheme
6 2 (6.90%) MCP
6 2 (6.90%) MCSE
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (6.90%) OSCP
6 2 (6.90%) Tigerscheme
7 1 (3.45%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) CCSP
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) RMADS
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Sendmail
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) OpenView
1 4 (13.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle
3 11 (37.93%) IBM
4 8 (27.59%) Citrix
5 7 (24.14%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) HP
6 4 (13.79%) StorageTek
6 4 (13.79%) Sun
7 3 (10.34%) Avaya