The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for Exchange Server 2010 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 39 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -22 -  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.32% 4.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.34% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £309 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -0.40% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  

Exchange Server 2010 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29 20 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 12.72% 16.67% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 9
Median daily rate £275 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +60.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

Exchange Server 2010
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Exchange Server 2010 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2010 in Northern Ireland

Exchange Server 2010
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2010 in Northern Ireland

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
County Antrim -19 3 £225 - 2
Exchange Server 2010
UK

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 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 Exchange Server 2010.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (85.71%) IT Asset Management
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Veeam
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Network Architecture
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Asset Management
2 6 (85.71%) Polycom
2 6 (85.71%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 6 (85.71%) Internet
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (85.71%) VPN
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Degree

Exchange Server 2010
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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Internet
1 6 (85.71%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Asset Management
1 6 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (85.71%) IT Asset Management
1 6 (85.71%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
1 6 (85.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (85.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Polycom
2 6 (85.71%) Symantec
2 6 (85.71%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix