The table below looks at the statistics for MAILsweeper skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MAILsweeper over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clearswift MAILsweeper
Rank 562 567 580
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing MAILsweeper 11 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.35 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3988 3510 3508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.65% 7.27% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2389 2103 1880
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 147 157
Average hourly rate £21.25 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +17.56%

MAILsweeper
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MAILsweeper across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

MAILsweeper Jobs Demand Trend in England

MAILsweeper
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MAILsweeper Daily Rate Trend in England

MAILsweeper
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MAILsweeper Hourly Rate Trend in England

MAILsweeper
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MAILsweeper within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 10 £400 +23.07%
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
South West - - - -
MAILsweeper
UK

MAILsweeper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MAILsweeper 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 MAILsweeper.

1 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) VMware
4 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (68.00%) VMware ESX
6 15 (60.00%) HP
6 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (60.00%) DHCP
6 15 (60.00%) DNS
7 14 (56.00%) Citrix
7 14 (56.00%) XenApp
8 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (52.00%) Fibre Channel
8 13 (52.00%) iSCSI
8 13 (52.00%) Backup Exec
8 13 (52.00%) MIMEsweeper
8 13 (52.00%) Replication
8 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (52.00%) SAN
8 13 (52.00%) NetApp
8 13 (52.00%) NFS
8 13 (52.00%) MCSE
9 12 (48.00%) Clustering
10 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
11 10 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 10 (40.00%) CCNA
11 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (40.00%) Symantec
12 9 (36.00%) Blackberry

MAILsweeper
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MAILsweeper 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 MAILsweeper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (84.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) DHCP
1 15 (60.00%) DNS
2 13 (52.00%) SAN
2 13 (52.00%) iSCSI
2 13 (52.00%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) VLAN
4 5 (20.00%) SMTP
5 3 (12.00%) Network Security
5 3 (12.00%) Wireless
5 3 (12.00%) IPsec
5 3 (12.00%) VPN
5 3 (12.00%) HSRP
5 3 (12.00%) Multicast
5 3 (12.00%) MPLS
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
5 3 (12.00%) BGP
5 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (12.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Analyst
2 10 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Messaging Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Exchange Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Messaging Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Exchange Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Messaging Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Replication
2 12 (48.00%) Clustering
3 9 (36.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (16.00%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) VB
4 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) MCSE
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (40.00%) CCNA
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (28.00%) MCITP
4 7 (28.00%) RHCT
4 7 (28.00%) RHCE
5 6 (24.00%) NCDA
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (12.00%) CCNP
8 1 (4.00%) MCP
8 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (68.00%) VMware ESX
4 14 (56.00%) XenApp
5 13 (52.00%) NFS
6 4 (16.00%) ISA Server
6 4 (16.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (52.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 13 (52.00%) Backup Exec
2 10 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) HP
3 14 (56.00%) Citrix
4 13 (52.00%) NetApp
5 10 (40.00%) Symantec
6 5 (20.00%) Sophos
6 5 (20.00%) Websense
6 5 (20.00%) Clearswift
6 5 (20.00%) Open Text
6 5 (20.00%) IBM
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) RightFax
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco
7 3 (12.00%) Nortel
7 3 (12.00%) Avaya
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) McAfee
8 1 (4.00%) LANDesk