The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
MS Exchange
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Application Platforms Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
13 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.03% 15.00% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 16
Median daily rate £285 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £301 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £505 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Exchange across the Northern Ireland region.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Northern Ireland region.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) EDRMS
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) IDOL
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) Meridio
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) EDRMS
1 2 (66.67%) IDOL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Meridio
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (33.33%) MobileIron