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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 33 27
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 1.53% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.02% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 - £47.50
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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
74 57 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.69% 21.76% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 32 9
Average daily rate £413 £245 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.36% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £508 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Average hourly rate - £26.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +64.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

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