The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 45 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.11% 1.92% 3.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.02% 13.92% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £300 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £549 £269
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.75 £9.50 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.55 £9.50 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £9.50 £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -8.57%
MS Exchange
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
118 79 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.12% 13.81% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 49 46
Average daily rate £375 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 9
Average hourly rate £11.93 £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.40% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £9.80 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £18.20 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.64%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
6 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
7 8 (28.57%) VMware
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) Citrix
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.00%) MS Office
9 6 (21.43%) DNS
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) DHCP
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (17.86%) SLA
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) LAN
10 5 (17.86%) VoIP
10 5 (17.86%) WAN
10 5 (17.86%) MCSE
11 4 (14.29%) SAN
11 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
11 4 (14.29%) XenApp
12 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (10.71%) vSphere

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) DNS
3 5 (17.86%) LAN
3 5 (17.86%) VoIP
3 5 (17.86%) WAN
3 5 (17.86%) DHCP
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (7.14%) Firewall
6 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) German Language
3 1 (3.57%) Polish Language
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) IT Support
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Network Support
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.57%) iSeries
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
5 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) Fedora
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) ITIL
1 3 (10.71%) Migration
2 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) ITSM
3 1 (3.57%) Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
3 1 (3.57%) Project Management
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) MCSE
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) HP APS
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.57%) Xen
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.57%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Citrix
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) CommVault
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) Mercator
5 1 (3.57%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.57%) Draytek
5 1 (3.57%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
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