The table below looks at the statistics for Dovecot skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Dovecot over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Dovecot
UK
Rank 580 629 603
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -26
Contract jobs citing Dovecot 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.020% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
5405 5084 5148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.05% 10.17% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3391 3028 2834
Median daily rate £400 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 487 589
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Dovecot
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Dovecot as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Dovecot within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
England +37 7 £475 +15.15%
London +18 7 £475 +15.15%
Hammersmith - 2 £475 -

Dovecot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dovecot also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Dovecot.

1 14 (87.50%) Linux
1 14 (87.50%) IMAP
2 12 (75.00%) Apache
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
4 10 (62.50%) LDAP
4 10 (62.50%) SMTP
4 10 (62.50%) HTTP
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
5 7 (43.75%) Squid
5 7 (43.75%) Korn
5 7 (43.75%) Sendmail
5 7 (43.75%) Cacti
5 7 (43.75%) Open Source
5 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
5 7 (43.75%) Puppet
5 7 (43.75%) MRTG
5 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (43.75%) OpenStack
5 7 (43.75%) DNS
5 7 (43.75%) DHCP
5 7 (43.75%) SAS
5 7 (43.75%) C
5 7 (43.75%) Perl
5 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
5 7 (43.75%) Nagios

Dovecot
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (75.00%) Apache
2 7 (43.75%) OpenStack
2 7 (43.75%) SAS
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) IMAP
2 10 (62.50%) HTTP
2 10 (62.50%) LDAP
2 10 (62.50%) SMTP
3 7 (43.75%) DHCP
3 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 7 (43.75%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (43.75%) iSCSI
3 7 (43.75%) MRTG
4 5 (31.25%) POP3
5 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) IT Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Broadcast Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Debian
2 7 (43.75%) Ubuntu
3 6 (37.50%) CentOS
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Solaris
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Bash Shell
1 7 (43.75%) C
1 7 (43.75%) Korn
1 7 (43.75%) Perl
1 7 (43.75%) Python
1 7 (43.75%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) iptables
2 7 (43.75%) KVM
2 7 (43.75%) Sendmail
2 7 (43.75%) Squid
3 3 (18.75%) Ceph
4 2 (12.50%) Postfix
4 2 (12.50%) Samba
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Cacti
1 7 (43.75%) HAProxy
1 7 (43.75%) Nagios
1 7 (43.75%) Puppet
2 5 (31.25%) OpenNebula
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (12.50%) RANCID
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Red Hat
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco