The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Cardiff region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 38 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.78% 2.38% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.45% 14.63% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £125 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -1.66%
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 £15.00 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.40%
Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
67 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.05% 16.27% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 26 19
Average daily rate £325 £313 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.83% -37.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
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 £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
MS Exchange
South Wales

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (50.00%) Lync
3 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (42.31%) CRM
4 11 (42.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (38.46%) Document Management
6 9 (34.62%) Knowledge Management
6 9 (34.62%) SaaS
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) Workflow
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (23.08%) VMware
9 6 (23.08%) CMS
9 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
9 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
9 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
10 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (19.23%) Release Management
10 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (19.23%) TDD
10 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (73.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (50.00%) Lync
2 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) CMS
5 5 (19.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (11.54%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) SaaS
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) L2TP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (15.38%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (3.85%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) LoadRunner
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Development Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Office Support
6 1 (3.85%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Thin Client
1 6 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) GIS
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) CRM
2 10 (38.46%) Document Management
3 9 (34.62%) Knowledge Management
3 9 (34.62%) Workflow
4 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (19.23%) BDD
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) Release Management
5 5 (19.23%) Automated Testing
5 5 (19.23%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Stress Testing
6 3 (11.54%) ERP
6 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Terminal Services
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) MetaFrame
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) ARCserve
2 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.85%) MOM
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Intel
3 5 (19.23%) Sitecore
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) Cognos
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
6 2 (7.69%) Mitel
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour + depending upon experience
Posted: 19 days ago