The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 38 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 6 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.57% 3.55% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 18.18% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
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£408 £203 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.23% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.33
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -0.48%
MS Exchange
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
63 55 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.54% 19.50% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 22
Average daily rate £325 £308 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -38.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (56.00%) Lync
4 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (44.00%) CRM
5 11 (44.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (40.00%) Document Management
7 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) Workflow
7 9 (36.00%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (36.00%) SaaS
8 8 (32.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (24.00%) CMS
11 5 (20.00%) MS Office
11 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 5 (20.00%) LAN
11 5 (20.00%) WAN
11 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.00%) SAN
11 5 (20.00%) Thin Client
11 5 (20.00%) Migration
11 5 (20.00%) Scrum
11 5 (20.00%) VMware
11 5 (20.00%) TDD
11 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Systems Analysis

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 19 (76.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (56.00%) Lync
3 13 (52.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (24.00%) CMS
6 5 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (4.00%) IIS
7 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.00%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) SaaS
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
1 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) DSL
2 1 (4.00%) L2TP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (12.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (4.00%) EDRMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Development Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 5 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (12.00%) GIS
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) CRM
2 10 (40.00%) Document Management
3 9 (36.00%) Knowledge Management
3 9 (36.00%) Workflow
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Release Management
4 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) BDD
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (4.00%) UAG
4 1 (4.00%) MetaFrame
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.00%) MOM
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 4 (16.00%) Intel
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Cognos
4 3 (12.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 2 (8.00%) Mitel
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
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