The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £19.50
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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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.82% 14.09% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 16
Average daily rate £294 £415 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.21% +58.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £322 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset