The first table below looks at the demand for Postfix skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Postfix over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Postfix
Rank 555 551 566
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Contract jobs citing Postfix 23 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.024% 0.016%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £226 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.05% -36.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £226 £325
% change year-on-year
+88.05% -30.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5137 4952 4640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.72% 9.89% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2789 2459 2192
Average daily rate £325 £346 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.13% +2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 616 634 647
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%

Postfix
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Postfix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Postfix
Daily Rate Trend

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

Postfix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Postfix
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Postfix within the UK over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

Postfix Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Postfix
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Postfix Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Postfix
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Postfix within the UK over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. 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
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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 -11 22 £425 +88.05% 11
South West - 12 £425 - 2
Bristol - 11 £425 - 1
South East - 9 £400 - 5
London +11 1 - - 4
Manchester - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 2
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 1
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Brighton - - - -

Postfix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Postfix 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 Postfix.

1 33 (94.29%) Linux
1 33 (94.29%) Apache
1 33 (94.29%) VMware
2 30 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (77.14%) LAMP
5 25 (71.43%) LDAP
5 25 (71.43%) Ubuntu
6 21 (60.00%) Samba
7 19 (54.29%) Debian
7 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
7 19 (54.29%) Bash Shell
7 19 (54.29%) Puppet
7 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
8 18 (51.43%) DevOps
8 18 (51.43%) nginx
8 18 (51.43%) CentOS
8 18 (51.43%) Ruby
8 18 (51.43%) Firewall
8 18 (51.43%) PHP
8 18 (51.43%) VPN
9 17 (48.57%) MySQL
9 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (45.71%) Perl
10 16 (45.71%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (40.00%) Java
11 14 (40.00%) Windows
11 14 (40.00%) JIRA

Postfix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Postfix 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 Postfix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (94.29%) Apache
2 18 (51.43%) nginx
3 14 (40.00%) Confluence
4 12 (34.29%) MediaWiki
5 3 (8.57%) Drupal
5 3 (8.57%) Moodle
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.86%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) LDAP
2 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 18 (51.43%) VPN
3 13 (37.14%) Network Security
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
3 13 (37.14%) WAN
3 13 (37.14%) IPv6
4 12 (34.29%) OSPF
4 12 (34.29%) BGP
4 12 (34.29%) EIGRP
4 12 (34.29%) IPsec
5 11 (31.43%) iSCSI
6 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 3 (8.57%) NAS
7 2 (5.71%) SSH
7 2 (5.71%) IMAP
7 2 (5.71%) DNS
8 1 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (2.86%) SNMP
8 1 (2.86%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) MySQL
2 16 (45.71%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (34.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Git (software)
1 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
2 14 (40.00%) JIRA
2 14 (40.00%) Hudson
3 12 (34.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Administrator
2 12 (34.29%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (31.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (31.43%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (25.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Support
6 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 1 (2.86%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Wiki
2 5 (14.29%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) VLE
4 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.71%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 25 (71.43%) Ubuntu
3 19 (54.29%) Debian
4 18 (51.43%) CentOS
5 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (40.00%) Windows
6 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Scientific Linux
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.71%) UNIX
8 2 (5.71%) SUSE
9 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) DevOps
2 17 (48.57%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (37.14%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (34.29%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Bash Shell
2 18 (51.43%) Ruby
2 18 (51.43%) PHP
3 16 (45.71%) Perl
4 14 (40.00%) Java
5 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 3 (8.57%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.86%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) CCNA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) RHCE
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (60.00%) Samba
3 13 (37.14%) Sendmail
3 13 (37.14%) NFS
4 12 (34.29%) XenServer
5 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 10 (28.57%) Squid
6 3 (8.57%) Xen
6 3 (8.57%) KVM
7 2 (5.71%) vSphere
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.86%) Snort
8 1 (2.86%) Nmap
8 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.86%) qmail
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) Puppet
2 14 (40.00%) ZABBIX
3 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
4 1 (2.86%) Salt
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) VMware
2 30 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 13 (37.14%) Citrix
4 8 (22.86%) NetApp
5 7 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
7 1 (2.86%) Qualys
7 1 (2.86%) Tripwire
7 1 (2.86%) Splunk
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