The table below looks at the statistics for NNTP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NNTP 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
Network News Transport Protocol (NNTP)
Rank 624 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NNTP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.027% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7512 7718 6671
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.60% 14.90% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4416 4287 3494
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £214 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 445 391
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.53% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

NNTP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NNTP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NNTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NNTP
Daily Rate Trend

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

NNTP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NNTP
Hourly Rate Trend

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

NNTP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NNTP
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NNTP within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
London - 2 £325 -
England - 2 £325 -

NNTP
Top 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NNTP 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 NNTP.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) POP3
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) ICMP
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible

NNTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NNTP 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 NNTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) ICMP
1 3 (100.00%) POP3
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible