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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clearswift MAILsweeper
Rank 557 531 506
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -25
Contract jobs citing MAILsweeper 7 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.45% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -15.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 -
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3822 3343 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 7.31% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2292 1892 1502
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 154 179
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 27 February 2015. 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
South East -24 5 £350 - 1
London -25 2 £413 +21.32%
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
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MAILsweeper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) NetApp
1 23 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (91.30%) DNS
3 14 (60.87%) Firewall
4 12 (52.17%) SAN
4 12 (52.17%) VMware ESX
4 12 (52.17%) Clustering
4 12 (52.17%) Replication
4 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
4 12 (52.17%) HP
4 12 (52.17%) Citrix
4 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
4 12 (52.17%) NFS
4 12 (52.17%) VPN
4 12 (52.17%) C
4 12 (52.17%) Windows
4 12 (52.17%) Backup Exec
4 12 (52.17%) iSCSI
4 12 (52.17%) XenApp
4 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (52.17%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (47.83%) Sendmail
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (47.83%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (47.83%) Solaris
5 11 (47.83%) UNIX
5 11 (47.83%) Python
5 11 (47.83%) LDAP

MAILsweeper
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
1 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) DNS
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 12 (52.17%) iSCSI
3 12 (52.17%) VPN
3 12 (52.17%) Fibre Channel
3 12 (52.17%) SAN
4 11 (47.83%) SSL
4 11 (47.83%) LDAP
4 11 (47.83%) LAN
4 11 (47.83%) WAN
4 11 (47.83%) SMTP
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (43.48%) DHCP
6 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) VLAN
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security
7 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Security Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Integrator
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Replication
1 12 (52.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Solaris
2 11 (47.83%) UNIX
3 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C
2 11 (47.83%) C++
2 11 (47.83%) Perl
2 11 (47.83%) Python
2 11 (47.83%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) RHCE
3 5 (21.74%) MCSE
3 5 (21.74%) RHCT
3 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
3 5 (21.74%) CCNA
4 3 (13.04%) NCDA
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.35%) CCNP
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) NFS
2 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) VMware ESX
2 12 (52.17%) XenApp
3 11 (47.83%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) MIMEsweeper
2 12 (52.17%) Backup Exec
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) NetApp
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) HP
2 12 (52.17%) Citrix
3 11 (47.83%) Juniper
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco
3 11 (47.83%) McAfee
3 11 (47.83%) Blue Coat
3 11 (47.83%) Websense
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Sophos
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft