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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X.400
Rank 231 234 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing X.400 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.012% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.38% 0.070% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £295 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1856 1431 1555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.88% 17.20% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 604 602
Average daily rate £350 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 118 157
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 35 (100.00%) X.500
1 35 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (94.29%) SMTP
3 27 (77.14%) DV Cleared
4 23 (65.71%) PowerShell
5 22 (62.86%) Military
5 22 (62.86%) Boundary Protection
6 21 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
7 19 (54.29%) Clearswift
7 19 (54.29%) Firewall
8 18 (51.43%) Integration Testing
9 16 (45.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 14 (40.00%) FTP
11 13 (37.14%) Windows
12 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
12 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
13 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (28.57%) MCSE
13 10 (28.57%) XML
13 10 (28.57%) MCP
13 10 (28.57%) VBScript
14 8 (22.86%) IIS
14 8 (22.86%) Internet
14 8 (22.86%) HTTP
14 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
15 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
15 6 (17.14%) Ajax
15 6 (17.14%) PKI
15 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (100.00%) X.500
2 33 (94.29%) SMTP
3 19 (54.29%) Firewall
4 14 (40.00%) FTP
5 8 (22.86%) Internet
5 8 (22.86%) HTTP
6 6 (17.14%) BIG-IP
6 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.43%) HTTPS
7 4 (11.43%) SSL
General
1 22 (62.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Messaging Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Build Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technology Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Integration Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Messaging Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) XML
2 6 (17.14%) Ajax
3 4 (11.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) PKI
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Boundary Protection
2 18 (51.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Validation
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) PowerShell
2 10 (28.57%) VBScript
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (77.14%) DV Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (28.57%) MCSE
3 10 (28.57%) MCP
4 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) Clearswift
3 4 (11.43%) F5
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee
5 1 (2.86%) Lumension
5 1 (2.86%) ICL