The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SMTP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.42% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £340 £390
% change year-on-year
+33.82% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £9.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+138.88% -60.33%

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 Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
214 222 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.94% 11.48% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 150 139
Median daily rate £410 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.45% +12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 10
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.20 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £21.50 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the West Yorkshire region.

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 £575 - 1
SMTP
Yorkshire

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SMTP 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 26 (96.30%) DevOps
3 24 (88.89%) Windows
4 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (81.48%) Linux
6 21 (77.78%) LDAP
6 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
7 20 (74.07%) Splunk
8 17 (62.96%) CSS
8 17 (62.96%) XML
8 17 (62.96%) HTML
8 17 (62.96%) Python
8 17 (62.96%) SNMP
8 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
8 17 (62.96%) Ubuntu
9 10 (37.04%) Firewall
9 10 (37.04%) HTTP
10 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
11 7 (25.93%) Puppet
12 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (22.22%) Telnet
12 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
12 6 (22.22%) SSL
12 6 (22.22%) DHCP
12 6 (22.22%) FTP

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) DNS
2 21 (77.78%) LDAP
3 17 (62.96%) SNMP
3 17 (62.96%) TCP/IP
4 10 (37.04%) Firewall
4 10 (37.04%) HTTP
5 6 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (22.22%) FTP
5 6 (22.22%) HTTPS
5 6 (22.22%) SSL
5 6 (22.22%) Telnet
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
6 4 (14.81%) SSH
7 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 3 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Hardware Specialist
1 6 (22.22%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (18.52%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Splunk Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Splunk Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) CSS
1 17 (62.96%) HTML
1 17 (62.96%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) REST
2 4 (14.81%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Private Cloud
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (81.48%) Linux
4 17 (62.96%) Ubuntu
5 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (11.11%) Android
8 3 (11.11%) CentOS
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) DevOps
2 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Change Control
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow Development
5 3 (11.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.11%) SIEM
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
2 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (14.81%) vRealize
4 3 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Splunk
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco