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

Clearswift MIMEsweeper
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 648 639
Rank change year-on-year +39 -9  
Contract jobs citing MIMEsweeper 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.020% 0.097% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £585 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5110 6167 4748
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.85% 11.42% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3343 3963 2927
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 146 159
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.39% +36.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.64 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -46.96% +60.97%  

MIMEsweeper
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MIMEsweeper as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for MIMEsweeper in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MIMEsweeper in the UK

MIMEsweeper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MIMEsweeper in the UK

MIMEsweeper
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MIMEsweeper within the UK 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
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MIMEsweeper 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 MIMEsweeper.

1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (50.00%) Email Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mimecast

MIMEsweeper
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 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Email Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle