The table below looks at the statistics for SMTP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SMTP over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 115 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing SMTP 13 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.035% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.72% 0.27% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £550 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +155.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £350 £295
% change year-on-year
+19.57% +18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.56 £14.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+76.24% -36.09%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
349 373 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.87% 13.17% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 234 261
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 14
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £9.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

SMTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SMTP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SMTP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SMTP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SMTP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SMTP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SMTP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SMTP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
West Yorkshire - 12 £475 - 1
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 25 (86.21%) DNS
2 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) DevOps
3 22 (75.86%) Linux
4 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (68.97%) Splunk
5 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
5 20 (68.97%) LDAP
6 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
7 17 (58.62%) Ubuntu
7 17 (58.62%) Python
7 17 (58.62%) SNMP
7 17 (58.62%) HTML
7 17 (58.62%) XML
7 17 (58.62%) CSS
8 9 (31.03%) HTTP
9 8 (27.59%) Firewall
10 6 (20.69%) FTP
10 6 (20.69%) Puppet
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
11 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
11 5 (17.24%) DHCP
11 5 (17.24%) SSL
11 5 (17.24%) IIS
11 5 (17.24%) SSH
12 4 (13.79%) Telnet
12 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
12 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
12 4 (13.79%) HTTPS
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft

SMTP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) DNS
2 20 (68.97%) LDAP
3 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
4 17 (58.62%) SNMP
5 9 (31.03%) HTTP
6 8 (27.59%) Firewall
7 6 (20.69%) FTP
8 5 (17.24%) DHCP
8 5 (17.24%) SSH
8 5 (17.24%) SSL
9 4 (13.79%) HTTPS
9 4 (13.79%) Telnet
10 3 (10.34%) Internet
11 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
2 3 (10.34%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Hardware Specialist
1 6 (20.69%) Storage Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Splunk Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Delphi Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Implementation Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.90%) Splunk Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Security Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Network Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) CSS
1 17 (58.62%) HTML
1 17 (58.62%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) REST
2 3 (10.34%) SOAP
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Telematics
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Linux
3 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (58.62%) Ubuntu
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
6 4 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.34%) Android
7 3 (10.34%) CentOS
8 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) DevOps
2 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (10.34%) Change Control
3 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (10.34%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) SIEM
3 3 (10.34%) Workflow
3 3 (10.34%) Workflow Development
4 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.45%) Document Management
5 1 (3.45%) Email Management
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 17 (58.62%) Python
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) Delphi
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
1 3 (10.34%) MCSE
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) AWS Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
1 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.90%) vCloud
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Puppet
2 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.79%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) vRealize
4 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Splunk
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.45%) Vignette