Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for SMTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SMTP over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 128 82
Contract jobs citing SMTP 0 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.47% 1.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.00% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 18
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.00% +42.86%
South East median daily rate £363 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +3.57% -17.65% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 - £45.00

SMTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 219 275 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.18% 11.66% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 134 168
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £277 £149 £261
90th Percentile £500 £524 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.30% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.94 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.24% +30.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £14.63 £17.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £36.47 £56.63 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +31.46% -32.00% -6.54%

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing SMTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in Buckinghamshire

SMTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SMTP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SMTP in Buckinghamshire

SMTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SMTP in Buckinghamshire