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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 28 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.74% 5.30% 3.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.82% 21.88% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
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£338 £370 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +74.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £291
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £46.00 £21.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.47% -22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.88
% change year-on-year
- -10.51%
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
55 64 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.13% 24.24% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 37
Average daily rate £380 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £46.00 £11.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -65.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (39.39%) Citrix
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (27.27%) VMware
9 8 (24.24%) Linux
9 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (21.21%) HP
10 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (18.18%) ISDN
12 5 (15.15%) VPN
12 5 (15.15%) MS Office
12 5 (15.15%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) Firewall
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
13 4 (12.12%) Tcl
13 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (12.12%) MPLS
13 4 (12.12%) Ethernet
13 4 (12.12%) CSS
13 4 (12.12%) HTML
13 4 (12.12%) Perl
13 4 (12.12%) PHP
13 4 (12.12%) SQL
13 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.12%) SMTP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (42.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Office
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) ISDN
2 5 (15.15%) VPN
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) MPLS
3 4 (12.12%) Ethernet
3 4 (12.12%) SMTP
3 4 (12.12%) SSL
4 3 (9.09%) DNS
4 3 (9.09%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) PBX
5 2 (6.06%) VoIP
6 1 (3.03%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Citrix Support
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) CSS
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
1 4 (12.12%) OAuth
1 4 (12.12%) jQuery
1 4 (12.12%) OpenID
1 4 (12.12%) HTML5
1 4 (12.12%) CSS3
2 1 (3.03%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (24.24%) Linux
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) UNIX
7 2 (6.06%) Android
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Phone
7 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 3 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) Tcl
1 4 (12.12%) Perl
1 4 (12.12%) PHP
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) MCDST
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) Dovecot
4 1 (3.03%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) OpenSSO
2 3 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.06%) WMI
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
3 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.03%) WSUS
4 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
3 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 7 (21.21%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) WatchGuard
5 4 (12.12%) Imperva
5 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco
6 3 (9.09%) Symantec
6 3 (9.09%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Lotus
7 2 (6.06%) Avaya
7 2 (6.06%) Apple
7 2 (6.06%) McAfee
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
8 1 (3.03%) Mitel
8 1 (3.03%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
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