The table below looks at the statistics for Sendmail 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 Sendmail over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sendmail
Rank 582 577 555
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 14 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.034% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Average daily rate £431 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £453 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Sendmail
UK

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
4630 4768 4458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.81% 10.13% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2791 2604 2276
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £180 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 572 526
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £31.15 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Sendmail
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Sendmail Jobs Demand Trend in England

Sendmail
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Sendmail Daily Rate Trend in England

Sendmail
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Sendmail Hourly Rate Trend in England

Sendmail
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 Sendmail within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 7 £444 +10.93%
North West - 5 £425 -
South East +15 2 £530 +28.48%
Sendmail
UK

Sendmail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail.

1 13 (81.25%) Unix
1 13 (81.25%) SMTP
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) Perl
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) DHCP
5 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
5 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
5 9 (56.25%) CentOS
5 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
6 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (50.00%) Puppet
6 8 (50.00%) iptables
6 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
6 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (50.00%) Korn
6 8 (50.00%) SSH
6 8 (50.00%) Debian
6 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (50.00%) FTP
6 8 (50.00%) SAS
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
7 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 7 (43.75%) Nagios
7 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
8 6 (37.50%) HAProxy

Sendmail
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) SAS
2 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 6 (37.50%) Apache
3 6 (37.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SMTP
2 11 (68.75%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) DHCP
4 8 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (50.00%) FTP
4 8 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 8 (50.00%) SSH
5 6 (37.50%) HTTP
5 6 (37.50%) IMAP
6 5 (31.25%) Internet
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 5 (31.25%) MRTG
7 4 (25.00%) LDAP
7 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (18.75%) BGP
8 3 (18.75%) Firewall
8 3 (18.75%) IGRP
8 3 (18.75%) OSPF
8 3 (18.75%) SSL
8 3 (18.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Network Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Security Advisor
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) POSIX
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
1 5 (31.25%) Cryptography
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) CESG
4 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) CentOS
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Ubuntu
4 8 (50.00%) Debian
5 6 (37.50%) Solaris
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Vista
7 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
8 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) OWASP
2 5 (31.25%) Patch Management
3 3 (18.75%) Information Assurance
3 3 (18.75%) ISMS
3 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (50.00%) Korn
3 8 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (37.50%) C
4 6 (37.50%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (18.75%) CISSP
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) CREST Certified
3 2 (12.50%) Cyber Scheme
3 2 (12.50%) OSCP
3 2 (12.50%) Tigerscheme
4 1 (6.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) iptables
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Dovecot
3 6 (37.50%) KVM
3 6 (37.50%) Squid
4 5 (31.25%) Postfix
5 3 (18.75%) Ceph
5 3 (18.75%) NFS
5 3 (18.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Nagios
3 6 (37.50%) Cacti
3 6 (37.50%) HAProxy
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle ZFS
5 4 (25.00%) OpenNebula
6 3 (18.75%) systemd
7 2 (12.50%) CFEngine
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (12.50%) RANCID
7 2 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Supermicro
6 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
6 2 (12.50%) CA
6 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 2 (12.50%) MobileIron
6 2 (12.50%) Symantec
6 2 (12.50%) Trustwave
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) IBM