The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 80 -
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £265 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
+104.54% -
SMTP
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
323 150 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.92% 17.48% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 84 47
Median daily rate £330 £500 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +43.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £620 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.30 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.85
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -8.05%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear