Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 879 838 851
Rank change year-on-year -41 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing Sendmail 4 3 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.003% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category 0.029% 0.029% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 34
UK median daily rate £375 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +14.71% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sendmail is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 13,774 10,269 12,528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.74% 11.21% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,883 6,568 7,674
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £185 £163 £173
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 822 656 919
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.13 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.87 £46.07 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.53 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.55% -6.25% +6.67%

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 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 5 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 24 June 2018. 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
UK excluding London -34 3 £375 -11.76%
England -48 3 - - 1
South West - 2 - -
London -44 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £375 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sendmail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Sendmail.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Proofpoint
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 2 (50.00%) Nagios
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) DKIM
2 2 (50.00%) DMARC
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (50.00%) Task Automation

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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) DKIM
2 2 (50.00%) DMARC
2 2 (50.00%) FTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) SSH
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Support
1 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Site Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Benchmarking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Management
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Task Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Email Management
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
1 1 (25.00%) RHCSA
1 1 (25.00%) RHCVA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) RHEV
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas File System
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (25.00%) OpenView
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Proofpoint
2 2 (50.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) BMC
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Opsware
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Trend Micro
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas