The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 27 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.85% 4.10% 3.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 31.43% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£100 £142 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.32% -29.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.87 £16.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +3.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Application Platforms Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.74% 13.06% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 7
Average daily rate £200 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £129 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) Migration
3 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (36.00%) MS Office
4 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (32.00%) Lync
5 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (20.00%) Office 365
8 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.00%) Symantec
9 4 (16.00%) SSL
9 4 (16.00%) Juniper
9 4 (16.00%) NetScreen
9 4 (16.00%) Lotus
9 4 (16.00%) VPN
9 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
9 4 (16.00%) ITIL
9 4 (16.00%) Firewall
9 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 8 (32.00%) Lync
1 8 (32.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (16.00%) Zimbra
3 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) SSL
2 4 (16.00%) NetScreen
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.00%) UNIX
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
1 1 (4.00%) MCSE
1 1 (4.00%) MCSA
1 1 (4.00%) CCA
1 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (16.00%) UAG
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec
3 4 (16.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) Lotus
4 2 (8.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee
5 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu