The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 33 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 17 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.83% 3.50% 5.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.09% 18.06% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£245 £269 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £188 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £394 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £8.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.07 £15.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -0.80%
MS Exchange
Cambridgeshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
94 72 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.17% 19.41% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 28 33
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 8
Average hourly rate £23.00 £38.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.25% +62.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.30 £16.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £47.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) Tcl
3 19 (46.34%) CSS
3 19 (46.34%) HTML
3 19 (46.34%) Perl
3 19 (46.34%) PHP
3 19 (46.34%) SMTP
3 19 (46.34%) jQuery
3 19 (46.34%) OAuth
3 19 (46.34%) OpenID
3 19 (46.34%) OpenSSO
3 19 (46.34%) HTML5
3 19 (46.34%) Open Source
3 19 (46.34%) CSS3
4 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (41.46%) Windows
5 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
6 12 (29.27%) Citrix
7 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (17.07%) WatchGuard
9 7 (17.07%) XenApp
9 7 (17.07%) Firewall
9 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
9 7 (17.07%) VMware
10 6 (14.63%) MPLS
10 6 (14.63%) SSL
10 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
10 6 (14.63%) VPN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (46.34%) SMTP
2 7 (17.07%) Firewall
3 6 (14.63%) MPLS
3 6 (14.63%) SSL
3 6 (14.63%) Ethernet
3 6 (14.63%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) ISDN
4 3 (7.32%) VLAN
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
6 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) IT Support
4 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
4 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) PHP Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Wintel Support
5 2 (4.88%) Perl Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) CSS
1 19 (46.34%) HTML
1 19 (46.34%) jQuery
1 19 (46.34%) OAuth
1 19 (46.34%) OpenID
1 19 (46.34%) HTML5
1 19 (46.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (46.34%) Open Source
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) Firmware
2 2 (4.88%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) CMDB
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Line Management
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL
3 1 (2.44%) Web Development
3 1 (2.44%) Network Design
3 1 (2.44%) Project Management
3 1 (2.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Tcl
1 19 (46.34%) Perl
1 19 (46.34%) PHP
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (7.32%) CCA
1 3 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.44%) MCDST
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) XenApp
3 5 (12.20%) XenServer
3 5 (12.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) OpenSSO
2 3 (7.32%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.88%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
3 2 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
4 7 (17.07%) WatchGuard
4 7 (17.07%) VMware
5 6 (14.63%) Imperva
6 5 (12.20%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.88%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco
7 2 (4.88%) HP
7 2 (4.88%) Mitel
8 1 (2.44%) Veeam
8 1 (2.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.44%) Polycom
8 1 (2.44%) Juniper
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago