The first table below looks at the demand for Postfix 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 Postfix 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 System Software 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
Postfix
Rank 574 486 570
Rank change year-on-year
-88 +84
Contract jobs citing Postfix 16 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.039% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 5
Average daily rate £425 £325 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +35.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £320 £240
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4826 4033 4364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.40% 9.36% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2493 1988 2160
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 583 600 543
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.72 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Postfix
UK

Postfix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Postfix Jobs Demand Trend in England

Postfix
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Postfix Daily Rate Trend in England

Postfix
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Postfix across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Postfix Daily Rate Histogram in England

Postfix
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Postfix Hourly Rate Trend in England

Postfix
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 Postfix within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South West - 8 £425 - 1
South East -11 4 - - 1
London -25 4 £375 +13.63% 1
Yorkshire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Postfix
UK

Postfix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 17 (89.47%) Linux
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Apache
3 14 (73.68%) Red Hat
4 13 (68.42%) LAMP
4 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (47.37%) Ubuntu
5 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
5 9 (47.37%) Puppet
5 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
5 9 (47.37%) Firewall
5 9 (47.37%) LDAP
5 9 (47.37%) Perl
6 8 (42.11%) VPN
6 8 (42.11%) Samba
6 8 (42.11%) nginx
6 8 (42.11%) Ruby
6 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (36.84%) iSCSI
7 7 (36.84%) Sendmail
7 7 (36.84%) NFS
7 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 7 (36.84%) MySQL
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Debian
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (31.58%) CentOS
8 6 (31.58%) Hudson
8 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery

Postfix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 16 (84.21%) Apache
2 8 (42.11%) nginx
3 5 (26.32%) Confluence
4 4 (21.05%) MediaWiki
5 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
6 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (5.26%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
1 9 (47.37%) LDAP
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
3 7 (36.84%) iSCSI
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
4 5 (26.32%) IPv6
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) IPsec
5 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 4 (21.05%) BGP
5 4 (21.05%) EIGRP
6 3 (15.79%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) SMTP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 2 (10.53%) IMAP
8 1 (5.26%) SSH
8 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
2 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
1 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) Hudson
3 5 (26.32%) JIRA
4 4 (21.05%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (26.32%) Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Support
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Replication
1 4 (21.05%) Wiki
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Ubuntu
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Debian
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (31.58%) CentOS
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) SUSE
7 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
1 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 8 (42.11%) Ruby
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.53%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
1 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Samba
3 7 (36.84%) Sendmail
3 7 (36.84%) NFS
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 5 (26.32%) Squid
5 4 (21.05%) XenServer
6 2 (10.53%) vSphere
7 1 (5.26%) Snort
7 1 (5.26%) Nmap
7 1 (5.26%) Xen
7 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Puppet
2 5 (26.32%) ZABBIX
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 3 (15.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) NetApp
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
7 1 (5.26%) Qualys
7 1 (5.26%) Splunk
7 1 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) EMC
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