The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Bristol 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 59 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.13% 1.47% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.34% 9.76% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £288 £311
% change year-on-year
- -7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-11.46% -6.89%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
142 82 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.82% 15.02% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 52 107
Average daily rate £375 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £135 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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
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 30 July 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (33.33%) iPhone
7 4 (26.67%) iPad
7 4 (26.67%) Lync
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 4 (26.67%) MS Office
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL
8 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 3 (20.00%) Dell
8 3 (20.00%) CRM
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) Citrix
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (20.00%) Avaya
8 3 (20.00%) Juniper
8 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
8 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (26.67%) Lync
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (33.33%) iPhone
3 4 (26.67%) iPad
4 2 (13.33%) Clustering
5 1 (6.67%) PDA
5 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) ARCserve
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Avaya
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) RightFax
4 2 (13.33%) Meru Networks
4 2 (13.33%) Capita
4 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Intel
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) IronPort
5 1 (6.67%) Polycom
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