The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 53 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.49% 0.89% 2.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.21% 6.30% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -40.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £225 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £225 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £291
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £26.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.71% +76.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.70 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £26.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.88
% change year-on-year
- -10.51%
MS Exchange
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
134 127 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.16% 14.19% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 59 56
Average daily rate £376 £329 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -5.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £226 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.04 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.07% +34.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £34.71 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Warrington -5 3 £300 +33.33% 2
Runcorn - 1 - - 1
Chester - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Macclesfield - - - -
Nantwich - - - -
Northwich - - - - 1
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 6 (23.08%) MS Office
8 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
10 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) Service Management
11 3 (11.54%) Firewall
11 3 (11.54%) SQL
11 3 (11.54%) Local Government
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (11.54%) IIS
11 3 (11.54%) ITIL
11 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
11 3 (11.54%) LAN
11 3 (11.54%) WAN
11 3 (11.54%) vSphere
11 3 (11.54%) SCOM

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) IIS
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Local Government
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) iPhone
1 2 (7.69%) PKI
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Service Management
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Management
2 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCTS
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (88.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Avaya
3 2 (7.69%) NetApp
3 2 (7.69%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
Warrington, Cheshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £160 to £160 per hour £160.00 Day Rate
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