The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 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 POP3 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank 424 - 407
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing POP3 1 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.033% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Average daily rate
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£550 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-14.06% -
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 Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3046 2919 2835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.98% 12.41% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1971 1810 1792
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 87 102
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -17.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

POP3
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing POP3 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

POP3 Jobs Demand Trend in London

POP3
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing POP3 across the London region.

POP3 Daily Rate Trend in London

POP3
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing POP3 across the London region.

POP3 Hourly Rate Trend in London

POP3
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing POP3 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 POP3.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) Sensu
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) InfluxDB

POP3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing POP3 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 POP3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Sensu
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) logstash
1 1 (100.00%) Kibana