The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SMTP 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.60% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £461 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+104.54% -
SMTP
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 77 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 17.57% 20.32% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 29 16
Median daily rate £400 £410 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +15.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
- +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% -82.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SMTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SMTP across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

SMTP Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 5 £461 -
SMTP
North West

SMTP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) B2B
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) EDIFACT
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Presales

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Architect
3 3 (60.00%) Messaging Architect
3 3 (60.00%) Web Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) EDIFACT
2 3 (60.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) B2B
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared