The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank - 27 30
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 0 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 3.35% 4.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 24.32% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 10
Average daily rate
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- £275 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
Exchange Server 2010
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
63 37 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.80% 13.75% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 19 28
Average daily rate £419 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.27% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £213 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Bedfordshire region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Bedfordshire region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - - 1
Exchange Server 2010
East of England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Exchange Server 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2010.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) vSphere
6 3 (37.50%) VCP5
6 3 (37.50%) Intel
6 3 (37.50%) MCP
6 3 (37.50%) MCSA
6 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
6 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) Change Control
7 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Exchange Server 2010 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technician
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) VCP5
2 3 (37.50%) MCSA
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Intel
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco