The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Sendmail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sendmail over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Sendmail
UK / England
Rank 584 601 584
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17  
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 1 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.029% 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 0.021% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 8
Median daily rate - £425 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sendmail is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4688 5312 5042
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.22% 10.83% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2994 3273 2789
Median daily rate £410 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.79% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 426 587
Median hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.51% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Sendmail
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Sendmail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Sendmail in England

Sendmail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sendmail in England

Sendmail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sendmail in England

Sendmail
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sendmail within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
East of England - 1 - -
Sendmail
UK

Sendmail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sendmail 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 England region with a requirement for Sendmail.

1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (60.00%) SMTP
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) OWASP
5 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
5 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (30.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (30.00%) Fuzz Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) S/MIME
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) CISSP
5 3 (30.00%) FTP
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) IPsec
5 3 (30.00%) CESG
5 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
5 3 (30.00%) SSH
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista

Sendmail
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) MindAlign
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (30.00%) FTP
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
2 3 (30.00%) IPsec
2 3 (30.00%) S/MIME
2 3 (30.00%) SSH
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) IMAP
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) MRTG
4 1 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Security Advisor
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XMPP
2 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) CESG
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Cryptography
1 3 (30.00%) Fuzz Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (30.00%) ISMS
1 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (30.00%) OWASP
1 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Email Management
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) CEH
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Postfix
3 1 (10.00%) Ceph
3 1 (10.00%) Dovecot
3 1 (10.00%) iptables
3 1 (10.00%) KVM
3 1 (10.00%) Squid
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Cacti
2 1 (10.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) RANCID
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Lotus
3 2 (20.00%) Proofpoint
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Trend Micro
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) VMware