The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 57 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing SMTP 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.56% 0.20% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 1.30% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£375 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-21.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £37.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-38.67% -22.10%
SMTP
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
142 77 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 19.75% 15.04% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 41 76
Average daily rate £438 £300 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £208 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 10
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -85.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.63% -2.38%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SMTP across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 4 £375 - 1
SMTP
South West

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) Windows NT
2 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) yum

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SMTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SMTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Windows NT
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Computacenter
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat