Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for POP3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited POP3 over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Post Office Protocol, version 3 (POP3)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 397
Contract jobs citing POP3 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median daily rate - - £263
England median daily rate £463 £475 £550
% change year-on-year -2.63% -13.64% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

POP3 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 the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 2922 3169 3564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.50% 18.93% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1575 1804 1905
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £230 £225
90th Percentile £550 £530 £500
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 221 245
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.37% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £11.81
90th Percentile £46.10 £53.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% +11.39% +2.50%

POP3
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing POP3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for POP3 in the South East

POP3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing POP3 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for POP3 in the South East

POP3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing POP3 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for POP3 in the South East