The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Maidenhead region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 16 16
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead - 2.25% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.69% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 27.06% 29.21% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 8
Average daily rate £338 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £156 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Average hourly rate - £85.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.44% -2.00%
SMTP
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SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Japanese Language
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Japanese Language
2 1 (50.00%) French Language
2 1 (50.00%) German Language
2 1 (50.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Operations Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Nokia
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron