The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 80 -
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.58% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
+157.14% -
SMTP
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
377 179 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.25% 17.28% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 85 56
Median daily rate £295 £340 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% -2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 26 6
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.58 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.71% +15.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.65 £32.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.53 £21.88
% change year-on-year
+62.60% -1.60%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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