The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincoln - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+4.15% -
SMTP
Lincolnshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lincoln
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincoln 24.14% 9.09% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £403 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+38.21% +7.62%