The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 55 59 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 19 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.22% 0.94% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.95% 4.79% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 3
Average daily rate
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£288 £370 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.29% +48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £370 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £370 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £14.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -34.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -5.71%
MS Exchange
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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 Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
159 167 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.60% 19.65% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 125 74
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.24% -32.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (51.43%) VMware
5 16 (45.71%) Citrix
6 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (37.14%) Blackberry
8 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
8 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (31.43%) Windows XP
10 9 (25.71%) SQL
10 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (22.86%) SLA
11 8 (22.86%) XenApp
12 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (20.00%) Firewall
12 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (20.00%) DNS
12 7 (20.00%) MS Office
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (17.14%) IIS
14 5 (14.29%) Migration
14 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
14 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
15 4 (11.43%) Android
15 4 (11.43%) iPhone
15 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (11.43%) vSphere

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) IIS
4 4 (11.43%) Apache
5 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
6 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.86%) CMS
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
2 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
1 7 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) IPsec
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) VPN
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (11.43%) Desktop Support
3 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.43%) iPhone
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) iPad
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
2 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (31.43%) Windows XP
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.43%) Android
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Linux
6 4 (11.43%) UNIX
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Migration
1 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (11.43%) Email Migration
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Document Management
5 1 (2.86%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.43%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) VBScript
5 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCP
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCDST
3 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (74.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) XenApp
4 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.43%) vSphere
6 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.71%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) VMware
3 16 (45.71%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Wyse
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) Intel
5 3 (8.57%) Lotus
5 3 (8.57%) Avaya
5 3 (8.57%) LANDesk
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
6 2 (5.71%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (5.71%) IronPort
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) Juniper
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) RightFax
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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