The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 31 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.60% 0.59% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.41% 2.94% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £450 £104
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +333.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £450 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £107
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £265 £270
% change year-on-year
+8.01% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.24%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
78 68 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 24.92% 20.06% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 7
Average daily rate £350 £380 £108
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +253.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Average hourly rate £27.97 £14.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.89% -61.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.11 £14.50 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.83 £37.80 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.09 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -7.69%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) SLA
6 3 (33.33%) Retail
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (22.22%) SCCM
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Lync
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune
7 2 (22.22%) Yammer
7 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (22.22%) Wireless
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) McAfee
7 2 (22.22%) Citrix
8 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) LAN
8 1 (11.11%) WAN
8 1 (11.11%) DHCP
8 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (22.22%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Yammer
2 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) IBM