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 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 47 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 28 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.42% 3.95% 3.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.79% 21.33% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 6
Average daily rate
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£315 £203 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £117 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £224
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 6
Average hourly rate £23.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.06% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £25.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £17.36
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -12.16%
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
219 150 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 26.77% 18.50% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 86 43
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £165 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 18
Average hourly rate £23.00 £15.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -57.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.00 £47.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 July 2015.

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
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 July 2015. 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 -11 15 £313 +52.43% 2
Peterborough -2 6 - - 1
Huntingdon - 3 £413 -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 48 (85.71%) Windows
2 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
4 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (50.00%) VMware
4 28 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (42.86%) Cisco
8 21 (37.50%) HP
8 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 21 (37.50%) SAN
9 19 (33.93%) Firewall
10 18 (32.14%) Windows 7
11 16 (28.57%) Hyper-V
12 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
13 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (19.64%) Citrix
15 11 (19.64%) DHCP
15 11 (19.64%) DNS
15 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (19.64%) SCCM
15 11 (19.64%) Change Control
16 10 (17.86%) HP Storage
16 10 (17.86%) LAN
16 10 (17.86%) WAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 28 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (26.79%) SharePoint
3 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (7.14%) Lync
7 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Office
2 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (37.50%) SAN
2 19 (33.93%) Firewall
3 11 (19.64%) DHCP
3 11 (19.64%) DNS
4 10 (17.86%) LAN
4 10 (17.86%) WAN
4 10 (17.86%) Wireless
5 6 (10.71%) VLAN
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (7.14%) VPN
8 1 (1.79%) IPv4
8 1 (1.79%) FTP
8 1 (1.79%) WebEx
8 1 (1.79%) Intranet
8 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (7.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Consultant
4 6 (10.71%) Administrator
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Implementation Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) HP Storage
2 5 (8.93%) CLARiiON
3 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 4 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) iPhone
4 3 (5.36%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (85.71%) Windows
2 28 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (32.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (14.29%) Linux
7 5 (8.93%) Debian
8 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Change Control
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL
3 9 (16.07%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (14.29%) Network Management
4 8 (14.29%) Change Management
5 7 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.36%) CAD
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (1.79%) Server Building
9 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.07%) CCNA
3 7 (12.50%) MCSE
4 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.36%) MCP
6 3 (5.36%) MCITP
7 1 (1.79%) Degree
7 1 (1.79%) CCA
7 1 (1.79%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.93%) vSphere
4 5 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.14%) XenApp
5 4 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.36%) Terminal Server
6 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.79%) XenServer
8 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (55.36%) Microsoft
2 28 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (42.86%) Cisco
4 21 (37.50%) HP
5 11 (19.64%) Citrix
6 9 (16.07%) Oracle
7 8 (14.29%) CA
8 7 (12.50%) EMC
9 6 (10.71%) 3PAR
10 5 (8.93%) F5
10 5 (8.93%) NetApp
10 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
10 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
10 5 (8.93%) Dell
11 4 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
12 3 (5.36%) MobileIron
12 3 (5.36%) Google
12 3 (5.36%) Adobe
12 3 (5.36%) Mapinfo
12 3 (5.36%) Remedy