The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - - 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+18.71% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.56 £14.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+76.24% -36.09%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 52 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.68% 21.40% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 42 54
Median daily rate £260 £359 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.52% +19.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Slough