The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 -
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 Kent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 47 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 23.99% 16.26% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 15
Average daily rate £350 £275 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% -46.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.88 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(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
Sandwich - - - -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Nintex
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Nintex