The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 95 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing SMTP 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.21% 0.077%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.96% 0.98% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £345 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.55% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £22.69 -
% change year-on-year
-36.09% -
SMTP
South East

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
313 305 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.98% 21.36% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 146 96
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £185 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £491 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 21
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.11 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SMTP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SMTP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 1 £345 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SMTP 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 SMTP.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) FTP
2 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
3 4 (44.44%) Metasploit
3 4 (44.44%) Puppet
3 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
4 3 (33.33%) AWS Certification
4 3 (33.33%) RHCT
4 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (33.33%) CEH
5 2 (22.22%) HL7
5 2 (22.22%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) Data Structures

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing SMTP 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 SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) FTP
1 5 (55.56%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) Extranet
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) AWS Certification
1 3 (33.33%) CEH
1 3 (33.33%) RHCT
2 1 (11.11%) CCA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Aruba
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) NetWitness
3 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
3 1 (11.11%) VMware