The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 North East 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 - - 48
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £320
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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 32 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 14.97% 9.91% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 13 50
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £13.50 £32.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.46% +96.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £10.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.80 £27.00
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 the North East

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SMTP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) X.400
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) X.400
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware