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 26 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 54 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 17 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.98% 1.66% 2.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.83% 9.42% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.74% +78.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £274 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £291
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.88
% change year-on-year
- -10.51%
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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
157 138 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 18.28% 17.67% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 97 71
Average daily rate £385 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.45% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.48%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 19 (52.78%) VMware
5 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (36.11%) Blackberry
6 13 (36.11%) Citrix
7 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 8 (22.22%) XenApp
9 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 8 (22.22%) DNS
9 8 (22.22%) SLA
10 7 (19.44%) Firewall
10 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (16.67%) VMware ESX
11 6 (16.67%) Intel
11 6 (16.67%) Linux
11 6 (16.67%) SQL
11 6 (16.67%) IIS
11 6 (16.67%) MS Office
12 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (13.89%) Finance
12 5 (13.89%) Clustering
12 5 (13.89%) Android
12 5 (13.89%) iPhone
12 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (16.67%) IIS
5 4 (11.11%) Apache
6 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.33%) Lync
6 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) IPsec
3 4 (11.11%) VPN
3 4 (11.11%) SAN
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Change Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
2 5 (13.89%) iPhone
3 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 6 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (13.89%) Android
7 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.11%) UNIX
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.11%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Email Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.56%) Practice Management
4 2 (5.56%) Document Management
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
5 1 (2.78%) Software Distribution
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 4 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) VBScript
5 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) MCP
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.78%) MCDST
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.22%) XenApp
4 6 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 5 (13.89%) Hyper-V
6 4 (11.11%) vSphere
7 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.33%) WSUS
2 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.78%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) Citrix
4 6 (16.67%) Intel
5 4 (11.11%) Oracle
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.11%) Wyse
6 3 (8.33%) LANDesk
6 3 (8.33%) IronPort
6 3 (8.33%) RightFax
7 2 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
7 2 (5.56%) Symantec
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Lotus
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) McAfee
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