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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
X.400
Rank 240 222 241
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing X.400 12 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.23% 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.59% 1.23% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 1
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
X.400
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
2028 1702 1636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.39% 18.30% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 741 680
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 111 168
Average hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -10.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing X.400 across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

X.400 Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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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Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -6 12 £400 -11.11%
X.400
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (89.47%) X.500
2 17 (89.47%) Military
3 16 (84.21%) SMTP
4 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
5 13 (68.42%) DV Cleared
6 12 (63.16%) Integration Testing
7 11 (57.89%) Boundary Protection
7 11 (57.89%) Firewall
7 11 (57.89%) Clearswift
8 10 (52.63%) Forefront TMG
9 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
10 8 (42.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 7 (36.84%) Windows
12 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
12 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
13 4 (21.05%) UNIX
13 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
13 4 (21.05%) VBScript
13 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (15.79%) JSON
14 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
14 3 (15.79%) ICL
14 3 (15.79%) Ajax
14 3 (15.79%) PKI
14 3 (15.79%) F5
14 3 (15.79%) C
14 3 (15.79%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) X.500
2 16 (84.21%) SMTP
3 11 (57.89%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
4 3 (15.79%) FTP
4 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
4 3 (15.79%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 17 (89.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Messaging Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Build Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) Ajax
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PKI
1 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Integration Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Boundary Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) VBScript
3 3 (15.79%) C
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) DV Cleared
3 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCP
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) Clearswift
3 3 (15.79%) ICL
3 3 (15.79%) F5
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) Lumension