The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for X.400 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited X.400 over the 3 months to 30 March 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.

X.400
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 - 612
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing X.400 1 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.015% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £420 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

X.400 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 6563 7989 7930
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 14.41% 14.76% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4035 4785 4336
Median daily rate £400 £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.57% +5.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 338 438
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £46.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year -39.18% +25.42%  

X.400
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing X.400 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for X.400 in the UK

X.400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing X.400.

Contractor daily rate trend for X.400 in the UK

X.400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing X.400.

Contractor hourly rate trend for X.400 in the UK

X.400
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 X.400 within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Hook - 1 £420 -
Hampshire - 1 £420 -
South East - 1 £420 -
England - 1 £420 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing X.400 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 X.400.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

X.400
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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared