Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 180 216
Rank change year-on-year +2 +36 -38
Contract jobs citing SMTP 3 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.068% 0.50% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 3.29% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 5
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +120.93%
England median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.81 £38.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -56.63% +93.75% -11.86%

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 654 821 895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.80% 15.14% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 491 554
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.36% +8.79%
10th Percentile £168 £231 £208
90th Percentile £550 £550 £526
England median daily rate £403 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +0.63% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -15.76%
10th Percentile £11.14 £11.05 £9.63
90th Percentile £33.80 £46.75 £44.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £23.50 £20.94
% change year-on-year -20.43% +12.25% +4.68%

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 24 November 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
South Yorkshire +21 2 - -
West Yorkshire -6 1 £450 +2.86% 2
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SMTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SMTP.

1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning

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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Management
1 2 (66.67%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Go
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) EdgeSight
2 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) AppSense
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware