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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
qmail
Rank 604 579 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs citing qmail 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.017% -
As % of the System Software category 0.092% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -
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
5406 5138 4474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.70% 9.44% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3006 2660 2159
Average daily rate £350 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 613 621
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.55 £34.62 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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 4 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 4 May 2015. 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 -17 5 £240 -36.00% 1
Hampshire - 5 £240 -
South East - 5 £240 -
Farnborough - 4 £234 -

qmail
Top 18 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) RHCE
1 5 (100.00%) Debian
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
1 5 (100.00%) Postfix
1 5 (100.00%) SELinux
2 3 (60.00%) SSH
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management

qmail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SSH
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (80.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Debian
1 5 (100.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Postfix
2 3 (60.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SELinux