The table below looks at the statistics for NNTP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NNTP over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network News Transport Protocol (NNTP)
Rank - - 626
Contract jobs citing NNTP 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £310
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 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
8537 8461 7425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 14.92% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5174 4607 3918
Median daily rate £388 £350 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 467 409
Median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

NNTP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NNTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NNTP 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 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

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 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