Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for MAILsweeper skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MAILsweeper over the 6 months to 19 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.

Clearswift MAILsweeper
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 892 888
Rank change year-on-year +22 -4 -48
Contract jobs citing MAILsweeper 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.044% 0.035% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
UK median daily rate £139 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -66.42% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £134 £378 £378
90th Percentile £145 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -66.06% +3.13% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £10.14 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.14 - -

MAILsweeper is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11457 11569 9810
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.30% 11.03% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7753 7388 5993
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 283 267 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -2.41%
10th Percentile £10.94 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.40 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -28.89% +18.23% -5.13%

MAILsweeper
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MAILsweeper in the UK

MAILsweeper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MAILsweeper in the UK

MAILsweeper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MAILsweeper in the UK

MAILsweeper
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MAILsweeper within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +22 4 £137 -66.79%
UK excluding London +23 3 £140 -66.06%
London - 2 £137 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Scotland - 1 £140 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MAILsweeper 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 MAILsweeper.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) CommVault
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
4 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) iPhone
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) PDA

MAILsweeper
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
1 1 (20.00%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) VMware