Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for IMAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IMAP over the 6 months to 8 April 2020 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.

Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
London > South London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 118 -
Rank change year-on-year +38 - -
Contract jobs citing IMAP 1 3 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in South London 0.12% 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% - -
London median daily rate £475 £450 £498
% change year-on-year +5.56% -9.55% +4.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate - - -

IMAP 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 South London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 93 156 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 11.30% 10.46% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 101 169
Median daily rate £388 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £144 £185 £292
90th Percentile £575 £675 £678
London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 25
Median hourly rate £43.51 £44.18 £46.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -4.82% -1.24%
10th Percentile £28.81 £39.48 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.13 £47.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate £25.68 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.72% +25.00% -20.00%

IMAP
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing IMAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for IMAP in South London

IMAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IMAP in South London.

Daily rate trend for IMAP in South London

IMAP
Contract Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IMAP within the South London region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon +27 1 £550 +2.33%
IMAP
London

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing IMAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South London region with a requirement for IMAP.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Azure

IMAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) YAML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) VMware