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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 54 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.52% 1.79% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.82% 11.34% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
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£320 £338 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -2.40%
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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
179 97 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.46% 15.82% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 52 92
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £12.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £25.75 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (31.58%) VMware
7 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (31.58%) Lync
8 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
8 5 (26.32%) Intel
8 5 (26.32%) DNS
9 4 (21.05%) Internet
9 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
9 4 (21.05%) Clustering
9 4 (21.05%) Finance
9 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) RightFax
9 4 (21.05%) Android
9 4 (21.05%) iPhone
10 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (15.79%) Symantec
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
10 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (15.79%) iPad
10 3 (15.79%) Change Control
10 3 (15.79%) IronPort
10 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (31.58%) Lync
4 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Messaging Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 4 (21.05%) iPhone
3 3 (15.79%) iPad
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) PDA
5 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (21.05%) Android
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (15.79%) Change Control
1 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.26%) Document Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Practice Management
3 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
4 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Intel
4 4 (21.05%) RightFax
5 3 (15.79%) Symantec
5 3 (15.79%) IronPort
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 2 (10.53%) Apple
6 2 (10.53%) Meru Networks
7 1 (5.26%) Polycom
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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