The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 74 83
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.74% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £250 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
129 115 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.87% 13.25% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 68 74
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £435 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds