The first table below looks at the demand for MIMEsweeper 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 MIMEsweeper over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Systems Management category for the England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clearswift MIMEsweeper
Rank 585 497 565
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +68
Contract jobs citing MIMEsweeper 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.21% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £364 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £345 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £383 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 -
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £27.00
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3755 2861 3481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.32% 6.64% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2186 1673 1883
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 153 149
Average hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
MIMEsweeper
UK

MIMEsweeper
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MIMEsweeper Jobs Demand Trend in England

MIMEsweeper
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MIMEsweeper Daily Rate Trend in England

MIMEsweeper
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MIMEsweeper Hourly Rate Trend in England

MIMEsweeper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MIMEsweeper 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 MIMEsweeper.

1 9 (64.29%) Asset Management
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) MS Office
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) Sophos
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
8 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (14.29%) RHCT
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

MIMEsweeper
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing MIMEsweeper 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 MIMEsweeper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) iPad
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Asset Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) RHCT
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) NCDA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) RHCE
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) NFS
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 2 (14.29%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Symantec
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Sophos
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Clearswift
5 1 (7.14%) SurfControl
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint