The table below looks at the statistics for X.400 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X.400 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X.400
Rank 258 227 234
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Contract jobs citing X.400 3 24 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.26% 0.012%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 1.38% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
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£408 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1748 1734 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.34% 18.85% 18.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 773 689
Average daily rate £360 £338 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £470 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +4.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 95 127
Average hourly rate £25.50 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.91 £12.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -21.56%

X.400
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing X.400 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

X.400 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

X.400
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.400 across the South East region.

X.400 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

X.400
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X.400 across the South East region.

X.400 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

X.400
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X.400 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Hampshire -28 3 £408 -2.68%
X.400
England

X.400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing X.400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X.400.

1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Military
3 13 (81.25%) SMTP
4 12 (75.00%) X.500
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
5 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
6 9 (56.25%) DV Cleared
6 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
7 8 (50.00%) Clearswift
7 8 (50.00%) Firewall
8 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
8 7 (43.75%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
9 6 (37.50%) Boundary Protection
9 6 (37.50%) UNIX
10 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
10 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (25.00%) VBScript
12 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 3 (18.75%) ICL
12 3 (18.75%) Replication
12 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (12.50%) Network Management
13 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
13 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (12.50%) Validation
13 2 (12.50%) XML

X.400
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing X.400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited X.400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) SMTP
2 12 (75.00%) X.500
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 14 (87.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Build Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Boundary Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (56.25%) DV Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) MCP
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Clearswift
3 3 (18.75%) ICL
4 1 (6.25%) Lumension
4 1 (6.25%) McAfee
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