The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset 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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 19 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.62% 2.65% 1.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.24% 19.23% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£140 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -6.06%
MS Exchange
South 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 Dorset region.

Application Platforms Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 15.18% 13.76% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 25
Average daily rate £288 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.74% +11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £247 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £533 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -37.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -11.84%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Poole - 2 £170 -
Bournemouth -4 1 £140 - 4
Weymouth - 1 - -
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) MCSE
4 4 (30.77%) MCSA
4 4 (30.77%) SCOM
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Ant
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Yammer

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.69%) ADSL
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Ant
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) MCSA
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Bournemouth, Dorset
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