The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postfix
Rank 571 548 563
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Contract jobs citing Postfix 17 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.10% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
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£381 £326 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.85% -6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £257 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £395 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £240 £350
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -31.42%
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 System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5188 4831 4388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.80% 10.09% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2916 2527 2160
Average daily rate £360 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 653 623 595
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £31.56 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +13 9 £388 -6.06% 3
South West - 4 £406 - 1
South East -20 3 £331 +38.02%
North West - - - -
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Postfix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 31 (77.50%) Apache
3 30 (75.00%) Red Hat
4 25 (62.50%) VMware
5 23 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (52.50%) Ubuntu
7 20 (50.00%) LDAP
8 19 (47.50%) PHP
9 18 (45.00%) LAMP
9 18 (45.00%) CentOS
10 17 (42.50%) Samba
10 17 (42.50%) Debian
10 17 (42.50%) MySQL
11 16 (40.00%) VPN
11 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
12 15 (37.50%) DevOps
12 15 (37.50%) Windows
12 15 (37.50%) Firewall
13 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (35.00%) SQL
13 14 (35.00%) Perl
13 14 (35.00%) nginx
14 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
14 13 (32.50%) Puppet
14 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
14 13 (32.50%) Java
14 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (32.50%) Ruby
15 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (30.00%) JIRA

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 31 (77.50%) Apache
2 14 (35.00%) nginx
3 12 (30.00%) Confluence
4 11 (27.50%) MediaWiki
5 3 (7.50%) Moodle
5 3 (7.50%) Drupal
6 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.00%) JBoss
6 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.50%) Lync
7 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.50%) Zimbra
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) LDAP
2 16 (40.00%) VPN
3 15 (37.50%) Firewall
4 11 (27.50%) IPsec
4 11 (27.50%) IPv6
4 11 (27.50%) OSPF
4 11 (27.50%) BGP
4 11 (27.50%) EIGRP
4 11 (27.50%) LAN
4 11 (27.50%) WAN
4 11 (27.50%) Network Security
5 6 (15.00%) DNS
6 4 (10.00%) FTP
6 4 (10.00%) SMTP
6 4 (10.00%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.50%) SSL
8 2 (5.00%) HTTP
8 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.00%) SSH
9 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) MySQL
2 14 (35.00%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Git (software)
1 13 (32.50%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.00%) JIRA
3 11 (27.50%) Hudson
3 11 (27.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Introscope
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
1 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Administrator
3 10 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (15.00%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Messaging Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Linux Support
8 2 (5.00%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.50%) UNIX Administrator
9 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.50%) Django
2 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Wiki
2 6 (15.00%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) VLE
4 2 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 21 (52.50%) Ubuntu
3 18 (45.00%) CentOS
4 17 (42.50%) Debian
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
6 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (27.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (12.50%) UNIX
9 3 (7.50%) Scientific Linux
9 3 (7.50%) HPUX
10 2 (5.00%) Solaris
10 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (2.50%) SUSE
11 1 (2.50%) Fedora
11 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) DevOps
2 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (27.50%) Capacity Planning
3 11 (27.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (27.50%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.50%) Build Automation
5 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.50%) Change Control
7 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Functional Programming
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) PHP
2 16 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Perl
4 13 (32.50%) Ruby
4 13 (32.50%) Java
5 5 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.50%) C
6 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) RHCE
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 23 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) Samba
3 12 (30.00%) Sendmail
4 11 (27.50%) XenServer
5 10 (25.00%) NFS
6 8 (20.00%) Squid
7 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
8 5 (12.50%) Xen
9 4 (10.00%) KVM
10 3 (7.50%) vCloud
10 3 (7.50%) vSphere
11 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
11 2 (5.00%) qmail
12 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
12 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
12 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (2.50%) Corosync
12 1 (2.50%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) Puppet
2 12 (30.00%) ZABBIX
3 6 (15.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (12.50%) Salt
5 3 (7.50%) Ansible
6 2 (5.00%) Cacti
6 2 (5.00%) Nagios
7 1 (2.50%) SCCM
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.50%) CA Wily
7 1 (2.50%) YUM
7 1 (2.50%) Icinga
7 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 30 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 25 (62.50%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Citrix
4 8 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (12.50%) NetApp
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) Symantec
8 1 (2.50%) Remedy
8 1 (2.50%) McAfee
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) BMC
8 1 (2.50%) CA
8 1 (2.50%) CommVault
8 1 (2.50%) Brocade
8 1 (2.50%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.50%) F5
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