The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 54 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SMTP 14 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.86% - 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.86% - 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £525 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -
SMTP
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 178 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.88% 19.89% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 68 46
Median daily rate £425 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% -2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £220 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +40.00%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) Unix
2 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 17 (68.00%) .NET
4 15 (60.00%) SOAP
4 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 13 (52.00%) LDAP
5 13 (52.00%) VB
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (52.00%) PHP
5 13 (52.00%) IIS
5 13 (52.00%) MS Office
5 13 (52.00%) CSS
5 13 (52.00%) Web Development
5 13 (52.00%) jQuery
5 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
5 13 (52.00%) HTML5
5 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
5 13 (52.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 13 (52.00%) Laravel
5 13 (52.00%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (48.00%) DevOps
6 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
6 12 (48.00%) Internet
6 12 (48.00%) Workflow
6 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (48.00%) Windows
6 12 (48.00%) Oracle

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (52.00%) IIS
2 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (44.00%) Apache
3 11 (44.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (52.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) LDAP
2 12 (48.00%) Internet
3 8 (32.00%) FTP
3 8 (32.00%) IPsec
3 8 (32.00%) SSH
4 6 (24.00%) NAS
4 6 (24.00%) SAN
5 4 (16.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.00%) LAN
6 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Information Assurance Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Security Advisor
5 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (8.00%) VB Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell Developer
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) SOAP
3 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
3 13 (52.00%) CSS
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 13 (52.00%) HTML5
3 13 (52.00%) jQuery
3 13 (52.00%) Laravel
3 13 (52.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (44.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.00%) JMS
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 8 (32.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (28.00%) CESG
4 4 (16.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Unix
2 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) zOS
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Technical Analysis
1 13 (52.00%) Web Development
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) DevOps
2 12 (48.00%) Security Operations
2 12 (48.00%) Workflow
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) OWASP
4 8 (32.00%) Patch Management
5 7 (28.00%) Fuzz Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
6 6 (24.00%) ISMS
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) DoDAF
7 4 (16.00%) MODAF
7 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.00%) Service Design
7 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
7 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) PHP
2 13 (52.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (52.00%) VB
3 11 (44.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 6 (24.00%) CISSP
4 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (12.00%) CEH
6 2 (8.00%) CREST Certified
6 2 (8.00%) Cyber Scheme
6 2 (8.00%) OSCP
6 2 (8.00%) Tigerscheme
7 1 (4.00%) CCNA
7 1 (4.00%) CCSP
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.00%) MCP
7 1 (4.00%) MCSE
7 1 (4.00%) MCTS
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (32.00%) Sendmail
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) OpenView
1 4 (16.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (48.00%) Oracle
2 11 (44.00%) IBM
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) StorageTek
5 4 (16.00%) Sun