The table below looks at the statistics for MAPI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MAPI over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mail or Messaging Applications Programming Interface (MAPI)
Rank 643 628 628
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing MAPI 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.032% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £363 £340 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -30.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £207 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £346 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15281 15440 15028
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.48% 27.52% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10779 10321 9819
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 219 215
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.90 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.01% +8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.85 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

MAPI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MAPI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MAPI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MAPI
Daily Rate Trend

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

MAPI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MAPI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MAPI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MAPI
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MAPI within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +10 4 £363 +6.61%
Reading - 4 £363 -
Berkshire - 4 £363 -
South East - 4 £363 -

MAPI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MAPI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MAPI.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) VBScript
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) French Language
4 4 (57.14%) German Language
4 4 (57.14%) Italian Language
4 4 (57.14%) Spanish Language
4 4 (57.14%) Memory Management
4 4 (57.14%) Node.js
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) SMTP
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) Adobe

MAPI
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Google Apps
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 2 (28.57%) IMAP
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) H.323
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) SCCP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) WebEx
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (57.14%) French Language
1 4 (57.14%) German Language
1 4 (57.14%) Italian Language
1 4 (57.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Collaboration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) Node.js
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Fedora
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Memory Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) VBScript
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 1 (14.29%) cPanel
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
3 1 (14.29%) Polycom
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) VMware