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

Dovecot
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 648 -
Contract jobs citing Dovecot 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.044% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Dovecot 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 with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5277 6781 5827
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.20% 12.59% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5009 7094 5670
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 681 778
Median hourly rate £16.92 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.40% +11.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.88% +28.57%  

Dovecot
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Dovecot as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Dovecot in the UK

Dovecot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Dovecot in the UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Dovecot also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Dovecot.

1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) POP3
2 1 (50.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Dovecot
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IMAP
1 1 (50.00%) POP3
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared