The table below looks at the statistics for POP3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited POP3 over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing POP3 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
POP3
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
154 72 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.13% 12.93% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 35 40
Median daily rate £365 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.38% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £73 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +44.44%