The table below looks at the statistics for S/MIME skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited S/MIME over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Secure Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (S/MIME)
England / South East
Rank - - 253
Contract jobs citing S/MIME 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.022%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £340
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1544 1632 1880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.20% 19.89% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 883 904
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £524 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 97 111
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.58 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.58 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-11.41% +26.31%

S/MIME
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing S/MIME as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

S/MIME Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

S/MIME
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing S/MIME across the South East region.

S/MIME Daily Rate Trend in the South East

S/MIME
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing S/MIME across the South East region.

S/MIME Hourly Rate Trend in the South East