The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 June 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.

Sendmail
England / South East
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 261 259
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 1 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.10% 0.043%
As % of the System Software category 0.10% 0.77% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £425 £525 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.04% +35.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +21.42% -9.67%  
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 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 965 1173 1212
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 12.44% 13.04% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 691 602
Median daily rate £400 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 103 147
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +15.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

Sendmail
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Sendmail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sendmail in the South East

Sendmail
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 Sendmail in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sendmail in the South East

Sendmail
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sendmail within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Surrey - 1 £425 -
Sendmail
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Sendmail.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Server Monitoring

Sendmail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Samba
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas