The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 30 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 37 18 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.11% 2.66% 5.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.16% 16.51% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 12
Average daily rate
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£275 £231 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -41.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £148 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £356 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £8.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
MS Exchange
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
167 109 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.07% 16.12% 20.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 58 58
Average daily rate £325 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £508 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.88 £39.00 £37.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Cambridge +5 21 £176 -23.78% 6
Peterborough - 8 £375 -
Huntingdon - 3 - - 1
St Neots - - - - 2
Ely - - - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 46 (69.70%) Windows
2 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
4 33 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (31.82%) Citrix
6 21 (31.82%) VMware
7 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (24.24%) Windows 7
9 16 (24.24%) Oracle
9 16 (24.24%) ITIL
10 14 (21.21%) Windows XP
10 14 (21.21%) HP
11 13 (19.70%) Tcl
11 13 (19.70%) SMTP
11 13 (19.70%) HTML
11 13 (19.70%) Perl
11 13 (19.70%) PHP
11 13 (19.70%) CSS
11 13 (19.70%) Firewall
11 13 (19.70%) OAuth
11 13 (19.70%) jQuery
11 13 (19.70%) CSS3
11 13 (19.70%) OpenID
11 13 (19.70%) OpenSSO
11 13 (19.70%) Open Source
11 13 (19.70%) HTML5
12 12 (18.18%) SQL
13 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 33 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (25.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) SMTP
1 13 (19.70%) Firewall
2 8 (12.12%) VPN
2 8 (12.12%) DNS
2 8 (12.12%) DHCP
2 8 (12.12%) ISDN
3 6 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 6 (9.09%) SSL
3 6 (9.09%) SAN
3 6 (9.09%) MPLS
4 4 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.06%) Wireless
4 4 (6.06%) VoIP
5 3 (4.55%) WAN
5 3 (4.55%) LAN
5 3 (4.55%) VLAN
6 2 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.03%) PBX
6 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (10.61%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Analyst
2 13 (19.70%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Service Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support
4 7 (10.61%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Support
7 4 (6.06%) IT Support
7 4 (6.06%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
8 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) HTML
1 13 (19.70%) CSS
1 13 (19.70%) jQuery
1 13 (19.70%) OAuth
1 13 (19.70%) OpenID
1 13 (19.70%) HTML5
1 13 (19.70%) CSS3
2 2 (3.03%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Open Source
2 4 (6.06%) Clustering
3 3 (4.55%) PKI
3 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 2 (3.03%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (69.70%) Windows
2 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (24.24%) Windows 7
5 14 (21.21%) Windows XP
6 8 (12.12%) Linux
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.06%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.03%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.03%) Android
10 2 (3.03%) Debian
10 2 (3.03%) UNIX
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) ITIL
2 5 (7.58%) Migration
3 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.55%) Change Control
4 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.03%) Line Management
5 2 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.52%) Project Management
6 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.52%) Logistics
6 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.52%) Web Development
6 1 (1.52%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.70%) Perl
1 13 (19.70%) PHP
1 13 (19.70%) Tcl
2 12 (18.18%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) MCSE
2 4 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (4.55%) MCDST
4 2 (3.03%) MCTS
4 2 (3.03%) MCITP
4 2 (3.03%) CCNA
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCSA
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) vSphere
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.03%) XenServer
4 2 (3.03%) Firmware
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) OpenSSO
2 7 (10.61%) SCCM
3 2 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.03%) Nagios
3 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.52%) WSUS
4 1 (1.52%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.82%) Citrix
2 21 (31.82%) VMware
3 16 (24.24%) Oracle
4 14 (21.21%) HP
5 7 (10.61%) Cisco
5 7 (10.61%) 3PAR
6 6 (9.09%) Imperva
6 6 (9.09%) WatchGuard
7 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.06%) Dell
8 3 (4.55%) EMC
8 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.55%) F5
9 2 (3.03%) Mitel
9 2 (3.03%) Apple
9 2 (3.03%) IBM
9 2 (3.03%) McAfee
9 2 (3.03%) Clearswift
9 2 (3.03%) Avaya