Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for SMTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SMTP 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.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 117 136
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19 -8
Contract jobs citing SMTP 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.29% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 2.43% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 7
Surrey median daily rate £360 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% +6.25% -15.79%
10th Percentile £300 £397 £358
90th Percentile £429 £438 £445
South East median daily rate £360 £428 £363
% change year-on-year -15.79% +17.93% +15.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 -

SMTP 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 Surrey with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 425 453 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.40% 19.41% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 277 264
Surrey median daily rate £375 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.50% -0.35%
10th Percentile £166 £169 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 26
Surrey median hourly rate £15.24 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.90% +153.97% -13.10%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.63 £11.40
90th Percentile £25.00 £42.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.37% +13.33% +25.00%

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing SMTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in Surrey

SMTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SMTP in Surrey

SMTP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SMTP in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SMTP in Surrey

SMTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SMTP in Surrey

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Camberley +5 5 £305 -28.24%
Guildford -9 2 £405 -4.71%
Egham - 1 £450 -
SMTP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SMTP 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 5 (62.50%) NHS
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (25.00%) Skype
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) OSPF
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Migration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior BizTalk Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) EDI
2 1 (12.50%) EDIFACT
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) CentOS
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) ActionScript
3 1 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP