The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Crawley 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 17 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.17% 1.64% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.77% 11.54% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £185 - £170
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
13 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 10.32% 14.21% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 10
Average daily rate £395 £410 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.65% +13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £350 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MS Exchange
West Sussex

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) MCTS
4 3 (42.86%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) MCDST
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) MCP
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 1 (14.29%) LAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) MCTS
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCDST
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Kaseya