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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank - 117 102
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.050% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.34% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £26.00 -
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -
SMTP
Yorkshire

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
245 290 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.25% 14.50% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 182 106
Median daily rate £400 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.24% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 3
Median hourly rate £12.05 £17.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.14% +52.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +40.00%

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