The table below looks at the statistics for MIMEsweeper skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MIMEsweeper over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Clearswift MIMEsweeper
Rank 418 410 397
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing MIMEsweeper 6 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.025% 0.043% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.66% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 17
Average daily rate
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£382 £380 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £354 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £382 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 - £260
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1901 1679 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.94% 6.62% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1225 1123 1065
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 47
Average hourly rate £18.46 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.95% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £15.77 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £69.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.67% +6.57%

MIMEsweeper
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MIMEsweeper across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

MIMEsweeper Jobs Demand Trend in London

MIMEsweeper
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MIMEsweeper Daily Rate Trend in London

MIMEsweeper
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MIMEsweeper Hourly Rate Trend in London

MIMEsweeper
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MIMEsweeper 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 MIMEsweeper.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Symantec
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) SAN
5 8 (57.14%) Firewall
5 8 (57.14%) VMware
6 7 (50.00%) HP
6 7 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
7 6 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (35.71%) Websense
8 5 (35.71%) MOM
8 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
8 5 (35.71%) Sophos
8 5 (35.71%) Finance
8 5 (35.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (35.71%) ITIL
8 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (35.71%) Lync
8 5 (35.71%) SCOM
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) NAS
9 4 (28.57%) XenApp

MIMEsweeper
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MIMEsweeper 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 MIMEsweeper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
1 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (35.71%) Lync
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) NAS
5 4 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
3 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) iPhone
3 3 (21.43%) iPad
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (21.43%) NCDA
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) RHCE
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) RHCT
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 4 (28.57%) NFS
4 3 (21.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 5 (35.71%) MOM
3 4 (28.57%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
4 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) Symantec
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Sophos
4 5 (35.71%) Websense
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (7.14%) Lotus