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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 92 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing SMTP 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.66% 2.55% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Median daily rate £425 £416 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.10% -5.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £375 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -
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
301 274 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 23.26% 21.44% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 155 99
Median daily rate £388 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £173 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 23
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% +17.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.61 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

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 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 2 £418 -
Woking - 2 £425 -
SMTP
South East

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) FTP
3 6 (66.67%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
4 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
4 5 (55.56%) CentOS
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Puppet
5 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Perl
5 4 (44.44%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (33.33%) Internet
6 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (22.22%) AWS Certification
7 2 (22.22%) RHCT
7 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (22.22%) CEH
7 2 (22.22%) C
7 2 (22.22%) HTTP
8 1 (11.11%) MCSE
8 1 (11.11%) Cisco
8 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) FTP
2 6 (66.67%) DNS
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) Extranet
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) WAN
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operator
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%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) CentOS
2 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) 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 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) AWS Certification
1 2 (22.22%) CEH
1 2 (22.22%) 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
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) 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
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Aruba
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) NetWitness
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
2 1 (11.11%) VMware