The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 113 118 112
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing SMTP 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.10% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% 1.30% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £430 £425 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +30.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
-16.68% -
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
447 384 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.77% 18.11% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 231 239
Median daily rate £375 £390 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +17.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 39 32
Median hourly rate £47.83 £23.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.38% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.03 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +33.33%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +2 1 £430 +1.17%
Southampton - 1 - - 1
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) FTP
1 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) HTTP
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) SSH
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) SIEM
7 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 2 (16.67%) DataPower
7 2 (16.67%) IronPort
7 2 (16.67%) CCSE
7 2 (16.67%) Foundry
7 2 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) Unix

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DNS
1 10 (83.33%) FTP
1 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) HTTP
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) SSH
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) S/MIME
6 1 (8.33%) VLAN
6 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) IT Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (8.33%) Boundary Protection
2 1 (8.33%) Change Control
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Citrix
1 2 (16.67%) Foundry
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) IronPort
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) Juniper
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware