The table below looks at the statistics for MAPI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MAPI over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mail or Messaging Applications Programming Interface (MAPI)
Rank 395 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MAPI 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MAPI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6817 7048 6499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.95% 29.62% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5194 5077 4728
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 54 69
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £48.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

MAPI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MAPI across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MAPI Jobs Demand Trend in London

MAPI
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MAPI across the London region.

MAPI Daily Rate Trend in London

MAPI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MAPI across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MAPI Daily Rate Histogram in London

MAPI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MAPI across the London region.

MAPI Hourly Rate Trend in London

MAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MAPI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MAPI.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) JMS
1 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
1 6 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
1 6 (60.00%) 29West
2 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) IMAP
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) POP3
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Sybase
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) SMTP
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
4 3 (30.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Front Office
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Maven

MAPI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MAPI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MAPI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) POP3
1 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (40.00%) IMAP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 3 (30.00%) SMTP
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (30.00%) Front Office
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) JMS
1 6 (60.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (10.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (10.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) TIBCO
1 6 (60.00%) 29West
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Sybase
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft