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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
Rank 106 147 118
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -29
Contract jobs citing SMTP 22 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.91% 0.097% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.09% 0.71% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 7
Median daily rate £450 £500 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +132.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £480 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+20.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.56 £15.00 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+190.36% -33.89%
SMTP
England

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
361 425 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.94% 13.81% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 262 227
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.49 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.09% -21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.90 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 21 £450 -
SMTP
England

SMTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) DNS
2 21 (77.78%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (74.07%) Splunk
3 20 (74.07%) DevOps
4 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
5 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 18 (66.67%) LDAP
6 17 (62.96%) Python
6 17 (62.96%) SNMP
6 17 (62.96%) HTML
6 17 (62.96%) XML
6 17 (62.96%) CSS
6 17 (62.96%) Ubuntu
7 6 (22.22%) HTTP
8 5 (18.52%) Firewall
8 5 (18.52%) FTP
8 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (14.81%) SCOM
9 4 (14.81%) Puppet
9 4 (14.81%) DHCP
9 4 (14.81%) SSL
9 4 (14.81%) IIS
10 3 (11.11%) Java
10 3 (11.11%) C#
10 3 (11.11%) C++
10 3 (11.11%) Delphi
10 3 (11.11%) MySQL

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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) DNS
2 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
3 18 (66.67%) LDAP
4 17 (62.96%) SNMP
5 6 (22.22%) HTTP
6 5 (18.52%) Firewall
6 5 (18.52%) FTP
7 4 (14.81%) DHCP
7 4 (14.81%) SSL
8 3 (11.11%) HTTPS
8 3 (11.11%) SSH
8 3 (11.11%) Telnet
9 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 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 3 (11.11%) Delphi Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Splunk Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Network Security Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Network Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
5 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 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) SAML
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.11%) Telematics
2 2 (7.41%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) CESG
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Linux
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (62.96%) Ubuntu
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
6 3 (11.11%) Android
6 3 (11.11%) CentOS
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) DevOps
2 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) BCP
5 1 (3.70%) Change Control
5 1 (3.70%) CRAMM
5 1 (3.70%) Email Management
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.70%) Security Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 17 (62.96%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) Delphi
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCSE
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 3 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Splunk
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.70%) Vignette
3 1 (3.70%) VMware