The table below looks at the statistics for MAILsweeper skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MAILsweeper over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Clearswift MAILsweeper
Rank 636 646 617
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Contract jobs citing MAILsweeper 2 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.036% 0.066% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £399 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.38% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £402 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 - £475
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5513 4560 5050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.83% 8.34% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3527 2790 3118
Median daily rate £475 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 162 171
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £40.10 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

MAILsweeper
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MAILsweeper as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

MAILsweeper Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MAILsweeper
Daily Rate Trend

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

MAILsweeper Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MAILsweeper
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MAILsweeper within the UK.

MAILsweeper Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MAILsweeper
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MAILsweeper within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 2 £399 -11.38%
Runcorn - 2 £399 -
Cheshire - 2 £399 -
North West - 2 £399 -

MAILsweeper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MAILsweeper 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 MAILsweeper.

1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (50.00%) IronPort
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) Sophos
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (50.00%) C

MAILsweeper
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 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (50.00%) Sendmail
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Blue Coat
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Forcepoint
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (50.00%) IronPort
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Sophos
1 2 (50.00%) Trend Micro
1 2 (50.00%) VMware