The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SMTP 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.95% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
157 91 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.65% 12.02% 21.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 35 63
Average daily rate £335 £278 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.72% -12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £188 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 15 45
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.60 £12.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.35 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SMTP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) Perl
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
1 19 (100.00%) OAuth
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
1 19 (100.00%) OpenID
1 19 (100.00%) OpenSSO
1 19 (100.00%) HTML5
1 19 (100.00%) CSS3
1 19 (100.00%) Tcl
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Perl Developer
3 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) jQuery
1 19 (100.00%) OAuth
1 19 (100.00%) OpenID
1 19 (100.00%) HTML5
1 19 (100.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Perl
1 19 (100.00%) PHP
1 19 (100.00%) Tcl
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Systems Management
1 19 (100.00%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft