The table below looks at the statistics for SpamAssassin skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SpamAssassin over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache SpamAssassin
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SpamAssassin 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £245 -
% change year-on-year
+83.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SpamAssassin
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

System Software Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
422 372 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.82% 9.82% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 173 158
Median daily rate £400 £300 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 67 67
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £20.19 £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

SpamAssassin
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SpamAssassin as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

SpamAssassin Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SpamAssassin
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SpamAssassin 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 North West region with a requirement for SpamAssassin.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

SpamAssassin
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IronPort
1 1 (100.00%) VMware