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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 20 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SMTP 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.46% - 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.00% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £339 £390
% change year-on-year
+32.84% -13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+48.27% -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
40 47 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 29.20% 18.43% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 49
Median daily rate £413 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £290 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £407 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

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

SMTP
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) IMAP
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Sun