The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 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 Crawley - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.55% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £22.69 -
% change year-on-year
-36.09% -
SMTP
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 15.15% 19.85% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 3
Average daily rate £400 £313 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -25.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £213 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £358 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) FTP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) CCENT
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Aruba
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (50.00%) SNMP
3 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) IPsec
3 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (50.00%) CCSA
3 4 (50.00%) VRRP
3 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
3 4 (50.00%) HSRP

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) DNS
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
1 8 (100.00%) FTP
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (50.00%) HSRP
2 4 (50.00%) IPsec
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) SNMP
2 4 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
2 4 (50.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) VRRP
2 4 (50.00%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Check Point Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Check Point Support
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall Support
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Network Support
1 4 (50.00%) Network Support Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCENT
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCSA
3 4 (50.00%) CCSE
3 4 (50.00%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Aruba
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Juniper
4 2 (25.00%) Qualys
4 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds