Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Sendmail skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sendmail over the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Sendmail
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 864 875
Rank change year-on-year +27 +11 -49
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 3 46 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.042% 0.013%
As % of the System Software category 0.028% 0.35% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 37 9
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £430 £325 £354
90th Percentile £540 £538 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +8.82% +5.26% +15.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sendmail 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 10801 13175 11936
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.35% 11.99% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6893 8137 6704
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £162 £175 £160
90th Percentile £588 £575 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +2.74% +8.15% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 917 1284
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £10.27 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £40.55 £36.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +1.61% +3.33%

Sendmail
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Sendmail in the UK

Sendmail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sendmail in the UK

Sendmail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sendmail over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sendmail in the UK

Sendmail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sendmail in the UK

Sendmail
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sendmail within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +32 3 £500 +17.65% 2
UK excluding London +22 2 £463 +8.82% 2
South East +15 2 £463 -11.90% 2
London +14 1 £550 +37.50%

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sendmail 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 Sendmail.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) SoftLayer
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

Sendmail
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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) AIX Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Security Advisor
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
1 1 (33.33%) ISMS
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
1 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bourne shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas File System
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
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