Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for MS Exchange skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Exchange over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 67 22
Rank change year-on-year +22 -45 -
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 2.27% 1.31% 3.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.59% 9.21% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
County Antrim median daily rate £281 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £281 £250 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

MS Exchange is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 85 76 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 21.41% 14.18% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 57 7
County Antrim median daily rate £432 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.88% - +77.78%
10th Percentile £350 £257 £280
90th Percentile £538 £458 £460
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +10.58% -2.50% +77.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +41.67% -11.11% -57.81%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in County Antrim

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS Exchange in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in County Antrim

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in County Antrim over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in County Antrim

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange in County Antrim.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in County Antrim

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Belfast +22 9 £281 +12.50% 1
MS Exchange
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
5 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
5 5 (55.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (55.56%) MobileIron
5 5 (55.56%) Mimecast
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) Decision-Making
5 5 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (55.56%) SMTP
5 5 (55.56%) Forcepoint
5 5 (55.56%) Symantec
6 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (22.22%) HND
8 2 (22.22%) XenApp
8 2 (22.22%) Citrix
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (22.22%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
9 1 (11.11%) Law
9 1 (11.11%) VMware
9 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (11.11%) Incident Management

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) SMTP
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Messaging Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Decision-Making
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL V3
2 5 (55.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) HND
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Forcepoint
2 5 (55.56%) MobileIron
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) CommVault
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos
4 1 (11.11%) VMware