The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP 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 SMTP over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 59 -
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.18% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £50 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -
SMTP
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
144 80 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.15% 14.21% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 42 45
Median daily rate £365 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £327
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 7
Median hourly rate £43.75 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £15.50 £14.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +30.00%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing SMTP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex