The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable 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 Dunstable 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 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 12.20% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 71.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 17.07% 30.77% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £368 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
MS Exchange
Bedfordshire

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

MS Exchange
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 5 (100.00%) Lotus
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (40.00%) Email Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Mercator

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 4 (80.00%) IBM Notes
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (60.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Email Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Lotus
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Mercator