The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 46 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 40 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.27% 2.92% 3.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.87% 22.86% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 16
Average daily rate
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£330 £180 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -44.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £129 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.14 £104.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.48% +684.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £35.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £172.80 £19.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.33
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -0.48%
MS Exchange
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
212 140 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.35% 12.79% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 68 79
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £147 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Average hourly rate £16.14 £21.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.14% +61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.76 £15.68 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.36 £190.00 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 28 £330 +88.57% 4
High Wycombe -1 2 - - 1
Marlow - - - - 1
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Chesham - - - -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 62 (68.89%) Windows
2 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 43 (47.78%) Active Directory
4 42 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (35.56%) SC Cleared
7 32 (35.56%) ITIL
8 28 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (24.44%) Citrix
10 21 (23.33%) MCSE
10 21 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (22.22%) Cisco
11 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 20 (22.22%) Blackberry
12 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (20.00%) VMware
12 18 (20.00%) DV Cleared
13 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (17.78%) Backup Exec
14 16 (17.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 16 (17.78%) MCP
15 15 (16.67%) SQL
16 13 (14.44%) UNIX
17 12 (13.33%) MS Office
17 12 (13.33%) Firewall
17 12 (13.33%) Hyper-V
17 12 (13.33%) Windows 7
18 11 (12.22%) Lync

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 42 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (31.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 21 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (18.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (17.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (12.22%) Lync
7 7 (7.78%) SharePoint
8 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.11%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.11%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Firewall
2 11 (12.22%) BIG-IP
3 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.00%) SAN
5 8 (8.89%) MPLS
6 6 (6.67%) WAN
6 6 (6.67%) LAN
6 6 (6.67%) DNS
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (5.56%) DHCP
7 5 (5.56%) VLAN
8 4 (4.44%) VoIP
8 4 (4.44%) DSL
8 4 (4.44%) iSCSI
9 3 (3.33%) NAS
9 3 (3.33%) Network Security
10 2 (2.22%) SMTP
10 2 (2.22%) X.400
10 2 (2.22%) X.500
11 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) MySQL
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (24.44%) Analyst
2 16 (17.78%) Consultant
3 11 (12.22%) Support Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 9 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.44%) Architect
8 4 (4.44%) Mobility Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) IT Support
9 3 (3.33%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.11%) WAMP
1 1 (1.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.44%) Thin Client
2 4 (4.44%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.44%) EqualLogic
3 3 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.11%) iPad
4 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.89%) Windows
2 37 (41.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (14.44%) UNIX
5 12 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (12.22%) Windows XP
7 8 (8.89%) Android
8 4 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.33%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.22%) Linux
10 2 (2.22%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.56%) ITIL
2 11 (12.22%) Migration
2 11 (12.22%) Service Management
3 6 (6.67%) Change Management
4 5 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.44%) TOGAF
5 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.33%) Project Management
6 3 (3.33%) PRINCE
7 2 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.22%) ITSM
7 2 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.22%) CRM
7 2 (2.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.22%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.22%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) C
4 1 (1.11%) Java
4 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 32 (35.56%) SC Cleared
3 28 (31.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (23.33%) MCSE
5 18 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 16 (17.78%) MCP
7 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.56%) CCNA
8 5 (5.56%) MCSA
9 3 (3.33%) MCITP
10 2 (2.22%) MCDST
10 2 (2.22%) MCTS
10 2 (2.22%) CITP
11 1 (1.11%) Degree
11 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
11 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 43 (47.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.44%) NLBS
4 4 (4.44%) Xen
4 4 (4.44%) DFS Replication
5 3 (3.33%) XenApp
6 2 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.22%) vSphere
7 1 (1.11%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (17.78%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.89%) OVSD
3 7 (7.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (4.44%) WSUS
5 3 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (2.22%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.22%) SCCM
7 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.11%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 45 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.44%) Citrix
3 20 (22.22%) Cisco
4 18 (20.00%) VMware
5 10 (11.11%) Symantec
6 8 (8.89%) MobileIron
7 7 (7.78%) Veeam
7 7 (7.78%) F5
8 6 (6.67%) IronPort
8 6 (6.67%) RightFax
9 4 (4.44%) HP
9 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.33%) NetApp
11 2 (2.22%) ICL
11 2 (2.22%) Oracle
11 2 (2.22%) Veritas
11 2 (2.22%) Dell
11 2 (2.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 2 (2.22%) McAfee
11 2 (2.22%) Sophos
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