The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 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 Cheshire 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 2007
Rank 51 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 14 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 2.66% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.92% 13.70% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
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£288 £252 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.08% -1.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £226 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £261
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.13 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-37.90% +22.85%
Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
157 146 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.85% 19.39% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 59 123
Average daily rate £339 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £445 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 18
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.54 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.23% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2007
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Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Cheshire region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Cheshire region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Knutsford +4 4 £275 +15.30% 1
Chester - 2 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Warrington - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
North West

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 21 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
4 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
4 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (76.19%) SharePoint
6 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
6 15 (71.43%) IIS
7 12 (57.14%) Cyber-Ark
8 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
8 10 (47.62%) VMware
9 6 (28.57%) Linux
10 5 (23.81%) Banking
10 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
10 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (19.05%) Finance
11 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
11 4 (19.05%) UNIX
11 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
11 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
12 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
12 3 (14.29%) vSphere

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (80.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (76.19%) SharePoint
4 15 (71.43%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) ADSL
2 1 (4.76%) Broadband
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Consultant
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Technical Consultant
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Server Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Administrator
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSA
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) Cyber-Ark
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
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