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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £525
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
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
93 74 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.01% 18.83% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 32
Average daily rate £403 £413 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +68.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £265 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £25.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 - £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 - £28.04
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 Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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