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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 38 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 48 46 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.84% 4.63% 2.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.19% 35.66% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 16
Average daily rate
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£275 £170 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -45.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £131 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £372 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +9.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -16.17%
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
207 129 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.55% 12.99% 15.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 56 57
Average daily rate £350 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 9
Average hourly rate £16.29 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.63 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £16.25 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.32%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -8 40 £300 +93.54% 7
Beaconsfield - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 2
Marlow - - - - 1
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 66 (75.00%) Windows
2 50 (56.82%) Security Cleared
3 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
4 42 (47.73%) ITIL
5 41 (46.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 40 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 39 (44.32%) SC Cleared
8 33 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (29.55%) MS Excel
10 26 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2007
11 25 (28.41%) MCSE
11 25 (28.41%) MCP
11 25 (28.41%) Blackberry
12 23 (26.14%) Backup Exec
13 21 (23.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
14 20 (22.73%) Citrix
15 19 (21.59%) Service Management
15 19 (21.59%) Windows 7
16 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (19.32%) Lync
17 17 (19.32%) VMware
18 16 (18.18%) Cisco
19 14 (15.91%) Change Management
19 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
20 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
20 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (14.77%) OVSD

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 41 (46.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 40 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (23.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (19.32%) Lync
6 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
8 7 (7.95%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (5.68%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (3.41%) IIS
11 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (1.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 26 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 9 (10.23%) LAN
3 8 (9.09%) Firewall
3 8 (9.09%) WAN
4 6 (6.82%) DNS
4 6 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (5.68%) SAN
6 4 (4.55%) MPLS
6 4 (4.55%) DSL
6 4 (4.55%) DHCP
7 3 (3.41%) NAS
8 2 (2.27%) Network Security
8 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.27%) VoIP
9 1 (1.14%) VLAN
9 1 (1.14%) SMTP
9 1 (1.14%) X.400
9 1 (1.14%) X.500
9 1 (1.14%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (34.09%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Support Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Service Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (11.36%) Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 6 (6.82%) Messaging Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Mobility Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.41%) Exchange Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.14%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.41%) Blackberry
2 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Thin Client
3 5 (5.68%) Fat Client
4 4 (4.55%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.27%) Replication
6 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 66 (75.00%) Windows
2 40 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (21.59%) Windows 7
4 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (13.64%) UNIX
5 12 (13.64%) Windows Vista
6 11 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 8 (9.09%) Android
8 6 (6.82%) Windows XP
8 6 (6.82%) Linux
9 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (47.73%) ITIL
2 19 (21.59%) Service Management
3 14 (15.91%) Change Management
4 9 (10.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.68%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.68%) Migration
6 4 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (4.55%) Validation
7 3 (3.41%) Operations Management
7 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.41%) Project Management
7 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.41%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.27%) Line Management
9 1 (1.14%) ITSM
9 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) SQL
2 10 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.14%) C
3 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 50 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 39 (44.32%) SC Cleared
3 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (28.41%) MCSE
4 25 (28.41%) MCP
5 21 (23.86%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.68%) CCNA
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.55%) MCSA
8 2 (2.27%) CCNP
8 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.14%) Degree
9 1 (1.14%) MCDST
9 1 (1.14%) MCTS
9 1 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.77%) Hyper-V
2 13 (14.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.68%) Xen
3 5 (5.68%) Firmware
4 4 (4.55%) NLBS
5 3 (3.41%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (3.41%) UAG
5 3 (3.41%) XenApp
6 2 (2.27%) vSphere
6 2 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.14%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 23 (26.14%) Backup Exec
2 13 (14.77%) OVSD
3 7 (7.95%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (4.55%) WSUS
6 3 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.41%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (2.27%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.14%) ZENworks
8 1 (1.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.73%) Citrix
3 17 (19.32%) VMware
4 16 (18.18%) Cisco
5 10 (11.36%) Symantec
6 7 (7.95%) McAfee
6 7 (7.95%) Lumension
6 7 (7.95%) F5
6 7 (7.95%) MobileIron
7 6 (6.82%) Sophos
8 5 (5.68%) RightFax
8 5 (5.68%) IronPort
9 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.41%) Websense
10 3 (3.41%) NetApp
10 3 (3.41%) Veeam
11 2 (2.27%) Oracle
12 1 (1.14%) Computacenter
12 1 (1.14%) Altiris
12 1 (1.14%) ICL
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