The table below looks at the statistics for qmail skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited qmail over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
qmail
Rank 597 - 590
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing qmail 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% - 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - -
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 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
5388 5085 4819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.53% 9.65% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3028 2629 2333
Average daily rate £325 £339 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 580 588
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

qmail
Jobs Demand Trend

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

qmail Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

qmail
Daily Rate Trend

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

qmail Daily Rate Trend in the UK

qmail
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing qmail within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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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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
England - 9 £375 - 3
South West - 5 £400 -
Gloucester - 5 £400 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £400 -
London - 3 £375 - 3
Reading - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - -

qmail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing qmail 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 qmail.

1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 21 (91.30%) DNS
3 20 (86.96%) LDAP
3 20 (86.96%) Perl
4 18 (78.26%) Cisco
4 18 (78.26%) SMTP
4 18 (78.26%) Squid
5 13 (56.52%) HTTP
5 13 (56.52%) SSL
6 12 (52.17%) Internet
7 11 (47.83%) Load Balancing
7 11 (47.83%) Juniper
7 11 (47.83%) Apache
7 11 (47.83%) ITIL
7 11 (47.83%) Zenoss
7 11 (47.83%) F5
8 10 (43.48%) CCENT
8 10 (43.48%) LPIC
9 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
9 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
9 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
9 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (34.78%) Ruby
11 7 (30.43%) CentOS
11 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (30.43%) QA
11 7 (30.43%) Degree
11 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
11 7 (30.43%) VMware
11 7 (30.43%) NFS

qmail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing qmail 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 qmail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) Apache
2 7 (30.43%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) SAS
4 1 (4.35%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) DNS
2 20 (86.96%) LDAP
3 18 (78.26%) SMTP
4 13 (56.52%) HTTP
4 13 (56.52%) SSL
5 12 (52.17%) Internet
6 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 7 (30.43%) SNMP
8 4 (17.39%) VPN
9 2 (8.70%) FTP
9 2 (8.70%) Firewall
9 2 (8.70%) SSH
9 2 (8.70%) VLAN
9 2 (8.70%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (4.35%) Asterisk PBX
10 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (4.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Hudson
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Administrator
2 17 (73.91%) Linux Administrator
3 16 (69.57%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (56.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (17.39%) QA Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Build Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Security Administrator
7 1 (4.35%) Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.35%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) MPEG
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (30.43%) CentOS
4 5 (21.74%) Windows
5 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
1 11 (47.83%) Load Balancing
2 6 (26.09%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Perl
2 8 (34.78%) Ruby
3 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
3 7 (30.43%) Bash Shell
4 6 (26.09%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) Java
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) AWK
7 1 (4.35%) C
7 1 (4.35%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) LPIC
1 10 (43.48%) CCENT
2 7 (30.43%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Squid
2 7 (30.43%) NFS
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Postfix
3 2 (8.70%) Sendmail
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Xen
4 1 (4.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco
2 11 (47.83%) Juniper
2 11 (47.83%) F5
3 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 7 (30.43%) NetApp
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) JBoss