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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 39 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 38 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.31% 3.03% 2.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.23% 25.40% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £175 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £127 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £365 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £16.32 £14.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.55% +9.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.18 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.46 £104.00 £19.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.23 £14.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+20.91% -14.92%
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
179 126 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.61% 11.92% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 51 62
Average daily rate £330 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £125 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 11
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 £142.75 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 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 1 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 29 £330 +88.57% 10
High Wycombe -7 1 - - 2
Marlow - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Chesham - - - -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 58 (72.50%) Windows
2 43 (53.75%) Microsoft
3 39 (48.75%) Security Cleared
4 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (42.50%) Active Directory
7 32 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 29 (36.25%) ITIL
9 28 (35.00%) SC Cleared
10 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (26.25%) MCSE
12 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 20 (25.00%) MCP
12 20 (25.00%) Citrix
12 20 (25.00%) Blackberry
13 19 (23.75%) Backup Exec
13 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
14 18 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
15 16 (20.00%) Cisco
16 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 15 (18.75%) Service Management
16 15 (18.75%) VMware
16 15 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
17 12 (15.00%) SQL
18 11 (13.75%) UNIX
18 11 (13.75%) BIG-IP
18 11 (13.75%) Windows 7
19 10 (12.50%) Lync

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 35 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 32 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (12.50%) Lync
6 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.25%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.75%) BIG-IP
2 6 (7.50%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (7.50%) Firewall
2 6 (7.50%) WAN
2 6 (7.50%) LAN
3 5 (6.25%) SAN
4 4 (5.00%) DSL
4 4 (5.00%) MPLS
5 3 (3.75%) DNS
5 3 (3.75%) Network Security
5 3 (3.75%) NAS
6 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.50%) VoIP
7 1 (1.25%) SMTP
7 1 (1.25%) DHCP
7 1 (1.25%) X.400
7 1 (1.25%) X.500
7 1 (1.25%) VLAN
7 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.25%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (28.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Support Analyst
2 11 (13.75%) Consultant
3 10 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Messaging Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Mobility Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.75%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.75%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Consultant
8 2 (2.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (2.50%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) WAMP
1 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 19 (23.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 5 (6.25%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.00%) EqualLogic
4 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (72.50%) Windows
2 36 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (13.75%) UNIX
4 11 (13.75%) Windows 7
5 9 (11.25%) Windows XP
6 8 (10.00%) Android
7 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (5.00%) Linux
8 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) ITIL
2 15 (18.75%) Service Management
3 6 (7.50%) Change Management
4 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.25%) Migration
4 5 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.75%) Project Management
6 3 (3.75%) Validation
6 3 (3.75%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (2.50%) ITIL V3
7 2 (2.50%) Operations Management
8 1 (1.25%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.25%) ITSM
8 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.25%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (1.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.25%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.25%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) C
3 1 (1.25%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (48.75%) Security Cleared
2 28 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (26.25%) MCSE
5 20 (25.00%) MCP
6 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
7 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (3.75%) MCSA
8 3 (3.75%) CCNA
9 2 (2.50%) MCDST
9 2 (2.50%) MCTS
9 2 (2.50%) MCITP
10 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.00%) NLBS
4 4 (5.00%) Xen
4 4 (5.00%) Firmware
5 3 (3.75%) XenApp
6 2 (2.50%) vSphere
6 2 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) Backup Exec
2 9 (11.25%) OVSD
3 7 (8.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (5.00%) WSUS
6 3 (3.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.75%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (2.50%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.25%) SCCM
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (53.75%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.00%) Citrix
3 16 (20.00%) Cisco
4 15 (18.75%) VMware
5 10 (12.50%) Symantec
6 8 (10.00%) MobileIron
7 7 (8.75%) F5
8 6 (7.50%) RightFax
8 6 (7.50%) IronPort
9 5 (6.25%) McAfee
9 5 (6.25%) Lumension
10 4 (5.00%) Sophos
10 4 (5.00%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.75%) NetApp
11 3 (3.75%) Veeam
12 2 (2.50%) Kaseya
12 2 (2.50%) Veritas
12 2 (2.50%) Oracle
13 1 (1.25%) SAP
13 1 (1.25%) HP
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