The table below looks at the statistics for Dovecot skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dovecot over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dovecot
Rank 621 601 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Dovecot 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.008% -
As % of the System Software category 0.099% 0.078% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5051 5109 4804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.80% 9.98% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3002 2778 2398
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 596 547
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £31.47 £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

Dovecot
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Dovecot within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Dovecot Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Dovecot
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Dovecot within the UK.

Dovecot Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Dovecot
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dovecot within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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
England -8 5 £425 - 1
North West - 4 £425 -
Manchester - 3 £425 -
Salford - 2 £425 -
Merseyside - 1 £425 -
Liverpool - 1 £425 -
London - 1 £425 -

Dovecot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dovecot 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 Dovecot.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) SAS
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Debian
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 7 (100.00%) Squid
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
1 7 (100.00%) IMAP
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
1 7 (100.00%) Cacti
1 7 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
1 7 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins

Dovecot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Dovecot 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 Dovecot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 7 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (100.00%) HTTP
1 7 (100.00%) IMAP
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) SMTP
2 6 (85.71%) MRTG
3 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) IGRP
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) SNMP
4 1 (14.29%) SSH
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
1 7 (100.00%) Debian
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 6 (85.71%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Mac OS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Korn
1 7 (100.00%) Perl
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) iptables
1 7 (100.00%) KVM
1 7 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 7 (100.00%) Squid
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Ceph
3 1 (14.29%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) Postfix
3 1 (14.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Cacti
1 7 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 7 (100.00%) Nagios
1 7 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) OpenNebula
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (28.57%) RANCID
5 1 (14.29%) systemd
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) Supermicro