The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Postfix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Postfix over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

Postfix
England / South East
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 278 256
Contract jobs citing Postfix 0 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.031% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - 0.22% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +100.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Postfix 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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 996 1384 1307
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.03% 14.19% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 848 666
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £363 £344
% change year-on-year +2.41% +5.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 116 147
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.33 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.64% +15.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £47.83 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

Postfix
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Postfix in the South East

Postfix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Postfix in the South East