The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 Coventry 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 42 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.81% 2.03% 2.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 15.63% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -1.40%
Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
63 32 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 16.94% 13.01% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 38
Average daily rate £400 £303 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -27.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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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 28 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) DMZ
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Online Security
4 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) DMZ
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Online Security
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft