Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SMTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SMTP over the 6 months to 14 August 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.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 186 210
Rank change year-on-year -14 +24 +4
Contract jobs citing SMTP 5 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.071% 0.086%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 0.47% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +44.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £406 £450 £290
90th Percentile £434 £450 £329
England median daily rate £425 £400 £406
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £16.81 £20.83
% change year-on-year +13.06% -19.32% -19.88%

SMTP is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 648 637 797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.18% 15.07% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 346 485
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £254 £213 £228
90th Percentile £560 £547 £550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 46
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.20 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -0.35% +1.79%
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.45 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.10 £31.48 £45.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.18 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.01% -27.28% +21.95%

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SMTP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SMTP in Yorkshire

SMTP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SMTP in Yorkshire

SMTP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SMTP in Yorkshire

SMTP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SMTP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
North Yorkshire - 3 £425 - 1
South Yorkshire +2 2 £413 -
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SMTP 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (60.00%) FCoE
2 3 (60.00%) Aruba
2 3 (60.00%) Meraki
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows

SMTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (60.00%) FCoE
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) H.323
2 3 (60.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) MPLS
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Operations Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) 802.1X
2 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Runbook
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Aruba
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Meraki
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP