The first table below looks at the demand for Sendmail skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sendmail over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the City of London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sendmail
Rank 202 220 219
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.17% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£275 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +3.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 - -
System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
539 598 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.14% 8.42% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 374 341
Average daily rate £330 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 51 58
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.97 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £48.40 £30.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
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Sendmail
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sendmail across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Sendmail Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Sendmail
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sendmail across the City of London region.

Sendmail Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Sendmail
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sendmail across the City of London region.

Sendmail Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Sendmail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail.

1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) SMTP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) IMAP
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Squid
4 2 (40.00%) Korn
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Debian
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) KVM
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Akamai
5 1 (20.00%) Puppet
5 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
5 1 (20.00%) MRTG
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Sendmail
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMTP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) IMAP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (20.00%) MRTG
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) CORBA
1 1 (20.00%) Xerces
1 1 (20.00%) Xalan
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (20.00%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Debian
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OpenSolaris
4 1 (20.00%) SUSE
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Korn
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Lisp
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C-shell
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Squid
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 1 (20.00%) qmail
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (20.00%) OpenSSH
2 1 (20.00%) Dovecot
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) Cacti
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
2 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Akamai
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) Veritas
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec