The first table below looks at the demand for Sendmail skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sendmail over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sendmail
Rank 560 555 572
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 24 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.47% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
Average daily rate
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£291 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £375 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 - -
System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5078 4950 4727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.63% 9.88% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2460 2233
Average daily rate £325 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +2.96%
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 £313 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 613 636 653
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 £10.02 £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%

Sendmail
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sendmail within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sendmail within the UK over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

Sendmail Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sendmail within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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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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 0 24 £291 - 6
South East 0 7 £400 - 2
West Midlands - 6 £290 - 1
London - 6 £275 - 2
South West -27 5 £303 - 1
City of London - 3 £275 - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Reading - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Westminster - - - -
East of England - - - -

Sendmail
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail.

1 32 (66.67%) DNS
2 27 (56.25%) Linux
2 27 (56.25%) Apache
3 24 (50.00%) Perl
4 22 (45.83%) Security Cleared
5 19 (39.58%) LDAP
5 19 (39.58%) NetApp
5 19 (39.58%) VMware
6 18 (37.50%) Solaris
6 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
7 17 (35.42%) UNIX
7 17 (35.42%) Red Hat
8 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (33.33%) CentOS
8 16 (33.33%) Ubuntu
9 15 (31.25%) Cisco
10 14 (29.17%) SMTP
10 14 (29.17%) C
10 14 (29.17%) Oracle
10 14 (29.17%) Squid
10 14 (29.17%) IMAP
11 13 (27.08%) Postfix
11 13 (27.08%) Shell Script
11 13 (27.08%) Windows
11 13 (27.08%) MySQL
11 13 (27.08%) NFS
11 13 (27.08%) Sun
12 11 (22.92%) C++
12 11 (22.92%) PHP
12 11 (22.92%) SQL

Sendmail
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (56.25%) Apache
2 6 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.33%) Moodle
4 3 (6.25%) Drupal
5 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Confluence
6 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 32 (66.67%) DNS
2 19 (39.58%) LDAP
3 14 (29.17%) SMTP
3 14 (29.17%) IMAP
4 11 (22.92%) Firewall
5 9 (18.75%) OpenLDAP
6 8 (16.67%) iSCSI
7 6 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (8.33%) NetScreen
8 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.25%) VPN
9 3 (6.25%) DHCP
9 3 (6.25%) FTP
9 3 (6.25%) HTTP
9 3 (6.25%) SSL
10 2 (4.17%) SSH
10 2 (4.17%) VLAN
11 1 (2.08%) MRTG
11 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.08%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) KDB
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Subversion
2 2 (4.17%) JIRA
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Hudson
3 1 (2.08%) Gradle
3 1 (2.08%) Ant
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.08%) JMeter
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Administrator
2 11 (22.92%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Integration Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 6 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (12.50%) Consultant
7 5 (10.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) UNIX Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Linux Support
8 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) LAMP
2 4 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (2.08%) wxWidgets
3 1 (2.08%) WAMP
3 1 (2.08%) Xerces
3 1 (2.08%) Xalan
3 1 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) CORBA
3 1 (2.08%) CPAN
3 1 (2.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) VLE
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.25%) Open Source
2 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) DTV
3 1 (2.08%) Wiki
3 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (56.25%) Linux
2 18 (37.50%) Solaris
3 17 (35.42%) UNIX
4 16 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 16 (33.33%) CentOS
5 13 (27.08%) Windows
6 7 (14.58%) Debian
6 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.25%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (4.17%) AIX
10 1 (2.08%) SUSE
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.08%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (6.25%) Project Management
2 3 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 2 (4.17%) Operations Management
3 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.17%) Migration
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL
3 2 (4.17%) CRM
3 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma
4 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.08%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.08%) Release Management
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Kanban
4 1 (2.08%) Change Control
4 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.08%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Perl
2 14 (29.17%) C
3 13 (27.08%) Shell Script
4 11 (22.92%) C++
4 11 (22.92%) PHP
4 11 (22.92%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) Java
5 10 (20.83%) Python
6 6 (12.50%) VB
7 5 (10.42%) Korn
7 5 (10.42%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.17%) C-shell
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby
9 1 (2.08%) Lisp
9 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (4.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) RHCE
6 1 (2.08%) CCNA
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.08%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (29.17%) Squid
3 13 (27.08%) NFS
3 13 (27.08%) Postfix
4 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (14.58%) KVM
6 5 (10.42%) Samba
6 5 (10.42%) Xen
7 3 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.25%) Dovecot
8 2 (4.17%) qmail
9 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.08%) ProxySG
9 1 (2.08%) Snort
9 1 (2.08%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (2.08%) XenApp
9 1 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (2.08%) OpenSSH
9 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 3 (6.25%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.08%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.08%) Nessus
4 1 (2.08%) Cacti
4 1 (2.08%) YUM
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) NetApp
1 19 (39.58%) VMware
2 17 (35.42%) Red Hat
3 15 (31.25%) Cisco
4 14 (29.17%) Oracle
5 13 (27.08%) Sun
6 10 (20.83%) HP
7 8 (16.67%) Juniper
7 8 (16.67%) Lotus
8 7 (14.58%) McAfee
9 5 (10.42%) Blue Coat
10 4 (8.33%) Dell
11 3 (6.25%) JBoss
11 3 (6.25%) IronPort
12 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
12 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
13 1 (2.08%) IBM
13 1 (2.08%) Sybase
13 1 (2.08%) Vignette
13 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
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