The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
South East / Surrey
Rank 83 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing SMTP 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.10% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.51% 0.87% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £345 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £339 £385
% change year-on-year
+32.84% -12.01%
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 Surrey region.

Communications & Networking Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
195 346 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.02% 28.31% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 201 141
Median daily rate £380 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £257 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 12
Median hourly rate £40.13 £43.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.68% +115.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £20.20 £14.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.50 £46.93
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 Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SMTP across the Surrey region.

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Surrey region.

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 - -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) FTP
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
2 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (90.00%) CentOS
2 9 (90.00%) Puppet
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) RHCT
4 6 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (60.00%) CEH
4 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (60.00%) AWS Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Metasploit
5 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) XPages
7 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) iSeries
7 1 (10.00%) VMware

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) QuickPlace
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) FTP
2 9 (90.00%) DNS
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Metasploit
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) ODBC
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) CentOS
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Ubuntu
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 6 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) LotusScript
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) AWS Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CEH
2 6 (60.00%) RHCT
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) VMware