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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 144 142
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2  
Contract jobs citing SMTP 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.050% 0.036% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.34% 0.25% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £300 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £398
% change year-on-year - -11.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £20.83 £25.00
% change year-on-year -27.98% -16.68%  

SMTP 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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 297 407 411
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.94% 14.46% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 257 251
Median daily rate £375 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £276 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £345
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 22
Median hourly rate £22.00 £15.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.60% -48.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £26.30 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -13.84% +30.00%  

SMTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 24 June 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
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
SMTP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 7 (87.50%) HTTP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
3 4 (50.00%) SSL
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) FTP
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (50.00%) Telnet
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Replication
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) vRealize

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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) FTP
2 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) Telnet
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus Notes Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (37.50%) Private Cloud
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) vCloud
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus