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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 46 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 23 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.92% 3.85% 5.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.33% 18.11% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 14
Average daily rate
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£275 £233 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% -38.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £150 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £325 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £46.00 £21.25 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.47% +112.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -18.66%
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
150 127 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.06% 21.24% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 75 79
Average daily rate £345 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £190 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 17
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.38 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.17% +55.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.34 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £39.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

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 18 December 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
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 18 December 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 +2 14 £163 -28.57% 1
Peterborough -4 6 £388 +80.23%
St Neots - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 2
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 40 (72.73%) Windows
1 40 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 29 (52.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (36.36%) Citrix
5 20 (36.36%) VMware
6 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (25.45%) SQL
9 13 (23.64%) ITIL
9 13 (23.64%) HP
10 12 (21.82%) Firewall
11 10 (18.18%) Oracle
11 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
11 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (16.36%) VPN
13 8 (14.55%) SMTP
13 8 (14.55%) ISDN
13 8 (14.55%) CSS
13 8 (14.55%) HTML
13 8 (14.55%) Perl
13 8 (14.55%) PHP
13 8 (14.55%) Linux
13 8 (14.55%) Tcl
13 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (14.55%) HTML5
13 8 (14.55%) CSS3

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 29 (52.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.82%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) Firewall
2 9 (16.36%) VPN
3 8 (14.55%) SMTP
3 8 (14.55%) ISDN
4 7 (12.73%) DNS
5 6 (10.91%) SSL
5 6 (10.91%) DHCP
5 6 (10.91%) Ethernet
5 6 (10.91%) MPLS
5 6 (10.91%) SAN
6 4 (7.27%) VoIP
7 3 (5.45%) VLAN
8 2 (3.64%) LAN
8 2 (3.64%) PBX
8 2 (3.64%) WAN
8 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.64%) Wireless
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Analyst
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
3 7 (12.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Service Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Consultant
5 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix Support
7 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Desktop Support Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) CSS
1 8 (14.55%) HTML
1 8 (14.55%) HTML5
1 8 (14.55%) CSS3
1 8 (14.55%) OpenID
1 8 (14.55%) jQuery
1 8 (14.55%) OAuth
2 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Open Source
2 5 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (7.27%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.27%) Replication
4 3 (5.45%) PKI
4 3 (5.45%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.64%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 25 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.55%) Linux
5 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.27%) UNIX
7 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.64%) Debian
8 2 (3.64%) Android
8 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) ITIL
2 6 (10.91%) Migration
3 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
4 3 (5.45%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
5 2 (3.64%) Change Management
6 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Network Management
6 1 (1.82%) Change Control
6 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.82%) Logistics
6 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.82%) Web Development
6 1 (1.82%) Project Management
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.45%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) Perl
2 8 (14.55%) PHP
2 8 (14.55%) Tcl
3 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.27%) MCSE
2 4 (7.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (5.45%) CCNA
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.64%) MCITP
4 2 (3.64%) MCDST
4 2 (3.64%) MCTS
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.45%) vSphere
4 2 (3.64%) Firmware
4 2 (3.64%) XenServer
5 1 (1.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) OpenSSO
2 7 (12.73%) SCCM
3 4 (7.27%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (5.45%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (5.45%) Nagios
5 2 (3.64%) WMI
6 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.82%) WSUS
6 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.82%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (36.36%) Citrix
2 20 (36.36%) VMware
3 13 (23.64%) HP
4 10 (18.18%) Oracle
5 7 (12.73%) 3PAR
6 6 (10.91%) WatchGuard
6 6 (10.91%) Imperva
7 5 (9.09%) Cisco
7 5 (9.09%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.27%) McAfee
8 4 (7.27%) Dell
9 3 (5.45%) F5
9 3 (5.45%) EMC
9 3 (5.45%) Clearswift
10 2 (3.64%) Lotus
10 2 (3.64%) Avaya
10 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.64%) Apple
10 2 (3.64%) IBM