The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 79 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Contract jobs citing SMTP 39 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.86% 0.058% 0.099%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% 0.34% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 1
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£301 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
SMTP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
481 297 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.96% 17.31% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 168 129
Average daily rate £338 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £180 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £477 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 42
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SMTP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SMTP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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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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
Farnborough - 1 £250 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Southampton - - - - 1
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing SMTP 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 SMTP.

1 46 (97.87%) Security Cleared
2 44 (93.62%) Microsoft
3 32 (68.09%) X.400
4 30 (63.83%) X.500
4 30 (63.83%) Windows
5 29 (61.70%) MS Exchange
6 27 (57.45%) SC Cleared
7 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
8 18 (38.30%) Military
8 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
9 15 (31.91%) Forefront TMG
9 15 (31.91%) Firewall
9 15 (31.91%) VMware
10 14 (29.79%) Clearswift
10 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
11 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (27.66%) ARCserve
11 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
11 13 (27.66%) CA
12 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (25.53%) MCP
12 12 (25.53%) MCSE
12 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (23.40%) Integration Testing
13 11 (23.40%) VBScript
13 11 (23.40%) HP
14 9 (19.15%) Internet
14 9 (19.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
15 8 (17.02%) SQL

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing SMTP 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 SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (61.70%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
3 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.89%) IIS
5 5 (10.64%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) X.400
2 30 (63.83%) X.500
3 15 (31.91%) Firewall
4 9 (19.15%) Internet
5 8 (17.02%) FTP
5 8 (17.02%) HTTP
6 5 (10.64%) LAN
6 5 (10.64%) SAN
7 2 (4.26%) WAN
8 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.13%) tcpdump
8 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.13%) DNS
8 1 (2.13%) LDAP
8 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (38.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Messaging Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (21.28%) Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) Design Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Messaging Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) Messaging Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Designer
7 1 (2.13%) Build Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Technology Consultant
7 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.77%) Replication
4 5 (10.64%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.38%) Clustering
6 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Integration Testing
2 8 (17.02%) Mentoring
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Network Management
4 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.26%) Validation
6 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.13%) Information Security
6 1 (2.13%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Information Assurance
6 1 (2.13%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.13%) SIEM
6 1 (2.13%) Change Control
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Forensics
6 1 (2.13%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) PowerShell
2 11 (23.40%) VBScript
3 8 (17.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (97.87%) Security Cleared
2 27 (57.45%) SC Cleared
3 18 (38.30%) DV Cleared
4 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (25.53%) MCP
4 12 (25.53%) MCSE
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.13%) CCNP
6 1 (2.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.13%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 15 (31.91%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.51%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) ARCserve
2 9 (19.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) HP SIM
4 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.13%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 44 (93.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) VMware
3 14 (29.79%) Clearswift
4 13 (27.66%) CA
5 11 (23.40%) HP
6 5 (10.64%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.51%) Citrix
7 4 (8.51%) Symantec
7 4 (8.51%) Altiris
8 3 (6.38%) ICL
9 2 (4.26%) Brocade
10 1 (2.13%) Cisco
10 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.13%) Juniper
10 1 (2.13%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.13%) Websense
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