The table below looks at the statistics for Sendmail skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sendmail over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sendmail
UK
Rank 592 613 586
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -27
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 5 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.018% 0.035%
As % of the System Software category 0.093% 0.18% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 11
Median daily rate £474 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.82% +14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £530 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.61% +11.57%
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 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
5405 5140 5185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.08% 10.12% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3368 3069 2865
Median daily rate £400 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £178 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 491 588
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.00 £32.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

Sendmail
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Sendmail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Sendmail Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sendmail
Daily Rate Trend

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

Sendmail Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sendmail
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Sendmail Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sendmail
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sendmail within the UK over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 5 £474 -2.82% 1
South East +15 3 £474 -10.61%
Buckinghamshire +4 3 £474 -10.61%
Milton Keynes +5 2 £474 -10.49%
Stevenage - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -

Sendmail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail.

1 21 (77.78%) Unix
1 21 (77.78%) SMTP
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Apache
3 12 (44.44%) Python
3 12 (44.44%) Perl
4 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
4 11 (40.74%) IMAP
5 10 (37.04%) DNS
5 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
6 9 (33.33%) VMware
6 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) C
6 9 (33.33%) Solaris
6 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (33.33%) HAProxy
7 8 (29.63%) Open Source
7 8 (29.63%) CentOS
7 8 (29.63%) Windows
7 8 (29.63%) Internet
8 7 (25.93%) Nagios
8 7 (25.93%) Cryptography
8 7 (25.93%) SSH
8 7 (25.93%) IPsec
8 7 (25.93%) Client/Server
8 7 (25.93%) Debian
8 7 (25.93%) PHP
8 7 (25.93%) Oracle
8 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.93%) LDAP

Sendmail
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 12 (44.44%) Apache
2 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
3 7 (25.93%) OpenStack
3 7 (25.93%) SAS
4 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.11%) MindAlign
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
5 2 (7.41%) Jetty
5 2 (7.41%) nginx
5 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 21 (77.78%) SMTP
2 11 (40.74%) IMAP
3 10 (37.04%) DNS
4 8 (29.63%) Internet
5 7 (25.93%) DHCP
5 7 (25.93%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (25.93%) FTP
5 7 (25.93%) HTTP
5 7 (25.93%) IPsec
5 7 (25.93%) iSCSI
5 7 (25.93%) LDAP
5 7 (25.93%) MRTG
5 7 (25.93%) SSH
5 7 (25.93%) SSL
6 5 (18.52%) S/MIME
7 4 (14.81%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.41%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) VPN
9 2 (7.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Information Assurance Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) Security Advisor
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Broadcast Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 2 (7.41%) XMPP
3 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) CESG
1 7 (25.93%) Client/Server
1 7 (25.93%) Cryptography
2 5 (18.52%) PKI
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.41%) Statistics
4 2 (7.41%) User Experience
5 1 (3.70%) BBC
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Unix
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Solaris
4 8 (29.63%) CentOS
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
5 7 (25.93%) Debian
5 7 (25.93%) Ubuntu
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Vista
7 2 (7.41%) SUSE
8 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.70%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Open Source
2 7 (25.93%) Fuzz Testing
2 7 (25.93%) Information Assurance
2 7 (25.93%) OWASP
2 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (14.81%) ISMS
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Perl
1 12 (44.44%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) Shell Script
3 9 (33.33%) C
4 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
4 7 (25.93%) Korn
4 7 (25.93%) PHP
5 6 (22.22%) C++
6 5 (18.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CESG Certified Professional
1 7 (25.93%) CISSP
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) CEH
3 1 (3.70%) CISM
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) RMADS
2 1 (3.70%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) Dovecot
2 7 (25.93%) iptables
2 7 (25.93%) KVM
2 7 (25.93%) Squid
3 4 (14.81%) Postfix
4 3 (11.11%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) HAProxy
2 7 (25.93%) Cacti
2 7 (25.93%) Nagios
2 7 (25.93%) Puppet
3 5 (18.52%) OpenNebula
4 4 (14.81%) Ansible
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (7.41%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (7.41%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (7.41%) RANCID
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 9 (33.33%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Citrix
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Proofpoint
5 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
5 2 (7.41%) Forcepoint
5 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 2 (7.41%) Lotus
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) Trend Micro