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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sendmail
Rank 620 637 620
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 10 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.019%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 5
Median daily rate £474 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £400 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £474 £530 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.49% +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
6376 5545 5752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.79% 10.00% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3977 3211 3152
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 627 722
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.60 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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 11 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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +27 10 £474 +8.42% 3
West Midlands - 5 - -
South East +32 4 £474 -10.49%
Birmingham - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +19 3 £474 -10.61%
Milton Keynes +18 2 £474 -10.49%
East of England +8 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £475 -
Reading - 1 £475 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Sendmail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 29 (85.29%) Unix
2 26 (76.47%) SMTP
3 18 (52.94%) Linux
4 15 (44.12%) Windows
5 14 (41.18%) Oracle
5 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 13 (38.24%) DNS
6 13 (38.24%) Shell Script
7 12 (35.29%) Internet
7 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (35.29%) Perl
7 12 (35.29%) Solaris
7 12 (35.29%) Apache
7 12 (35.29%) Python
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
8 11 (32.35%) FTP
8 11 (32.35%) Client/Server
8 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
8 11 (32.35%) Citrix
8 11 (32.35%) CISSP
8 11 (32.35%) IPsec
8 11 (32.35%) CESG
8 11 (32.35%) Cryptography
8 11 (32.35%) SSH
8 11 (32.35%) IMAP
8 11 (32.35%) OWASP
8 11 (32.35%) Information Assurance
8 11 (32.35%) Open Source
8 11 (32.35%) Patch Management
8 11 (32.35%) CESG Certified Professional

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 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 12 (35.29%) Apache
3 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
3 7 (20.59%) SAS
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.82%) MindAlign
5 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
5 2 (5.88%) Jetty
5 2 (5.88%) nginx
5 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 26 (76.47%) SMTP
2 13 (38.24%) DNS
3 12 (35.29%) Internet
4 11 (32.35%) FTP
4 11 (32.35%) IMAP
4 11 (32.35%) IPsec
4 11 (32.35%) SSH
5 7 (20.59%) DHCP
5 7 (20.59%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (20.59%) HTTP
5 7 (20.59%) iSCSI
5 7 (20.59%) LDAP
5 7 (20.59%) MRTG
5 7 (20.59%) SSL
6 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 5 (14.71%) S/MIME
7 4 (11.76%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (8.82%) SAN
8 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Information Assurance Leader
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Security Advisor
4 4 (11.76%) Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) XMPP
3 1 (2.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) CESG
1 11 (32.35%) Client/Server
1 11 (32.35%) Cryptography
2 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 5 (14.71%) PKI
3 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) BBC
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.94%) Statistics
5 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Unix
2 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Windows
4 12 (35.29%) Solaris
5 10 (29.41%) Windows Vista
6 8 (23.53%) CentOS
7 7 (20.59%) Debian
7 7 (20.59%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.88%) SUSE
10 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Fuzz Testing
1 11 (32.35%) Information Assurance
1 11 (32.35%) Open Source
1 11 (32.35%) OWASP
1 11 (32.35%) Patch Management
2 9 (26.47%) Ethical Hacking
2 9 (26.47%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (23.53%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (20.59%) ISMS
4 7 (20.59%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 6 (17.65%) ITIL
6 5 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.71%) DevOps
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
6 5 (14.71%) Security Architecture
7 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Shell Script
2 12 (35.29%) Perl
2 12 (35.29%) Python
3 9 (26.47%) C
4 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
4 7 (20.59%) Korn
4 7 (20.59%) PHP
5 6 (17.65%) C++
6 5 (14.71%) Java
7 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) CESG Certified Professional
1 11 (32.35%) CISSP
2 9 (26.47%) CEH
2 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CISM
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) RMADS
2 1 (2.94%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) iptables
3 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (20.59%) Dovecot
4 7 (20.59%) KVM
4 7 (20.59%) Postfix
4 7 (20.59%) Squid
5 3 (8.82%) Ceph
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Nagios
1 10 (29.41%) Puppet
2 9 (26.47%) HAProxy
3 7 (20.59%) Cacti
4 5 (14.71%) OpenNebula
5 4 (11.76%) Ansible
6 3 (8.82%) Cobbler
6 3 (8.82%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (8.82%) OSSEC
7 2 (5.88%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (5.88%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (5.88%) RANCID
7 2 (5.88%) Terraform
8 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) Red Hat
4 9 (26.47%) VMware
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 5 (14.71%) Proofpoint
6 3 (8.82%) EMC
6 3 (8.82%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) LogRhythm
6 3 (8.82%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.82%) Splunk
6 3 (8.82%) TippingPoint
7 2 (5.88%) Blue Coat
7 2 (5.88%) Forcepoint
7 2 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.88%) Juniper
7 2 (5.88%) Lotus
7 2 (5.88%) NetApp