The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Brighton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 29 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.57% - 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.89% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £225 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.87 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.90% 17.83% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 9
Average daily rate £293 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.42% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MS Exchange
East Sussex

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) Xen
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Verint
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) CCVP
4 1 (20.00%) IVR
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
1 1 (20.00%) IPv6
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) CTI
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (20.00%) QSIG
1 1 (20.00%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) CCVP
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Xen
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (20.00%) Verint
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper