The first table below looks at the demand for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 23 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 Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 52 -
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.19% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -56.11%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 99 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.21% 19.04% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 41
Average daily rate £400 £330 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £132 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +2.00%
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SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SMTP across the Wales region.

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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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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
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SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing SMTP 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 SMTP.

1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) POP3
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCAA
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing SMTP 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 SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) POP3
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix