The table below looks at the statistics for Postfix skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Postfix over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Postfix
Rank 147 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Postfix 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.030% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £360 £413
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Postfix
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
316 219 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.57% 8.92% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 110 106
Median daily rate £375 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 38 50
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £33.96 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

Postfix
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Postfix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Postfix Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Postfix
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Postfix Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Postfix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Postfix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Postfix.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) RHCE
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Derivative
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management

Postfix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (33.33%) OpenVPN
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Liquibase
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ELK Stack
1 1 (33.33%) MCollective
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) RHCE
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Squid
2 1 (33.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Consul
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
3 1 (33.33%) Packer
3 1 (33.33%) Rancher
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
3 1 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sonatype
2 1 (33.33%) VMware