The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 8 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 5.88% 1.79% 4.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 100.00% 11.11% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £200 £300 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +76.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
MS Exchange
Bedfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 5.88% 16.07% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 11
Median daily rate £200 £180 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford 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 Bedford

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

MS Exchange
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bedford region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Michael James Lee Associates
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