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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Postfix
Rank 575 532 545
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +13
Contract jobs citing Postfix 11 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.048% 0.022%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.49% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 5
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£338 £425 £226
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +88.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £226
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +88.05%
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
5154 4712 4426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.17% 9.84% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2982 2593 2204
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 577 599
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £29.80 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

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
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 3 July 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 -16 6 £350 -12.50%
London -11 2 - - 4
North West - 2 £320 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
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Postfix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) CentOS
3 26 (66.67%) Apache
4 25 (64.10%) Red Hat
5 22 (56.41%) Firewall
5 22 (56.41%) Debian
6 21 (53.85%) iptables
7 20 (51.28%) Samba
7 20 (51.28%) Puppet
8 19 (48.72%) Hudson
8 19 (48.72%) Jenkins
8 19 (48.72%) DevOps
8 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (48.72%) VMware
9 18 (46.15%) LDAP
9 18 (46.15%) Windows
10 17 (43.59%) Ubuntu
10 17 (43.59%) nginx
11 16 (41.03%) Confluence
11 16 (41.03%) MediaWiki
11 16 (41.03%) JIRA
11 16 (41.03%) Wiki
11 16 (41.03%) Subversion
11 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
11 16 (41.03%) ZABBIX
11 16 (41.03%) VPN
11 16 (41.03%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 15 (38.46%) LAN

Postfix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 26 (66.67%) Apache
2 17 (43.59%) nginx
3 16 (41.03%) Confluence
3 16 (41.03%) MediaWiki
4 8 (20.51%) IIS
4 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.13%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (5.13%) Lync
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) Firewall
2 18 (46.15%) LDAP
3 16 (41.03%) VPN
4 15 (38.46%) LAN
4 15 (38.46%) WAN
5 12 (30.77%) IPsec
5 12 (30.77%) OSPF
5 12 (30.77%) BGP
5 12 (30.77%) EIGRP
5 12 (30.77%) IPv6
5 12 (30.77%) Network Security
6 10 (25.64%) DNS
7 6 (15.38%) FTP
8 5 (12.82%) SAN
8 5 (12.82%) SMTP
9 4 (10.26%) HTTPS
9 4 (10.26%) HTTP
9 4 (10.26%) SSH
10 3 (7.69%) SSL
11 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (38.46%) MySQL
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
4 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Hudson
1 19 (48.72%) Jenkins
2 16 (41.03%) Subversion
2 16 (41.03%) JIRA
2 16 (41.03%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 14 (35.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 13 (33.33%) Administrator
3 9 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Network Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Exchange Administrator
8 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Linux Support
8 1 (2.56%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) LAMP
2 2 (5.13%) Memcached
3 1 (2.56%) libvirt
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Wiki
2 14 (35.90%) Data Centre
3 9 (23.08%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (71.79%) CentOS
3 22 (56.41%) Debian
4 18 (46.15%) Windows
5 17 (43.59%) Ubuntu
6 13 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (15.38%) UNIX
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.13%) Mac OS
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Continuous Integration
1 19 (48.72%) DevOps
2 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (35.90%) Build Automation
4 13 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
6 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
7 6 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 6 (15.38%) Database Theory
7 6 (15.38%) Relational Database Theory
8 2 (5.13%) Patch Management
8 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.13%) Service Management
8 2 (5.13%) Change Control
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security
9 1 (2.56%) Change Management
9 1 (2.56%) ITIL
9 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.56%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Perl
2 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
3 12 (30.77%) Ruby
4 11 (28.21%) PHP
4 11 (28.21%) Python
5 7 (17.95%) Java
5 7 (17.95%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) RHCE
2 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) CCNA
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.13%) MCSE
5 2 (5.13%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) iptables
2 20 (51.28%) Samba
3 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 13 (33.33%) XenServer
5 5 (12.82%) vSphere
5 5 (12.82%) qmail
5 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
6 4 (10.26%) SpamAssassin
7 2 (5.13%) Varnish
7 2 (5.13%) Squid
8 1 (2.56%) Xen
8 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.56%) NFS
8 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (51.28%) Puppet
2 16 (41.03%) ZABBIX
3 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (25.64%) Salt
4 9 (23.08%) SELinux
5 3 (7.69%) Ansible
6 2 (5.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Red Hat
2 19 (48.72%) VMware
3 13 (33.33%) Citrix
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.38%) Cisco
6 5 (12.82%) NetApp
6 5 (12.82%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) Dell
6 5 (12.82%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle
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