The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 62 63 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 37 31 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.11% 1.99% 4.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.80% 15.12% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 9
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£256 £188 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £110 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Average hourly rate £31.25 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £18.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year
- -7.91%
MS Exchange
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
289 205 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.50% 13.14% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 88 86
Average daily rate £375 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £475 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 27
Average hourly rate £16.83 £13.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -51.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £19.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Nottinghamshire +4 19 £274 -39.16% 4
Lincolnshire +4 6 £209 -33.20% 1
Northamptonshire -11 5 £500 - 1
Leicestershire 0 4 £133 -24.28% 2
Derbyshire -2 1 £305 +177.27% 9
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 52 (85.25%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
3 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
4 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (52.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (40.98%) VMware
7 25 (40.98%) Windows 7
8 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (29.51%) DNS
9 18 (29.51%) SCCM
9 18 (29.51%) Lync
10 15 (24.59%) Migration
11 14 (22.95%) ITIL
11 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
13 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
14 11 (18.03%) Windows XP
14 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (18.03%) Office 365
15 10 (16.39%) WSUS
15 10 (16.39%) MS Office
15 10 (16.39%) WAN
16 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
16 9 (14.75%) Cisco
16 9 (14.75%) Office Communications Server
16 9 (14.75%) Firewall
17 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
17 8 (13.11%) SQL
17 8 (13.11%) MCSE

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 32 (52.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (29.51%) Lync
3 9 (14.75%) Office Communications Server
4 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.92%) Moodle
7 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Office
2 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Office 365
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) WAN
3 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (14.75%) Firewall
4 8 (13.11%) SAN
5 7 (11.48%) LAN
5 7 (11.48%) VLAN
6 6 (9.84%) DHCP
7 5 (8.20%) DMZ
8 4 (6.56%) Wireless
8 4 (6.56%) SSL
9 3 (4.92%) PBX
9 3 (4.92%) VoIP
9 3 (4.92%) Intranet
9 3 (4.92%) Internet
9 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.64%) NAS
11 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (21.31%) Analyst
2 11 (18.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (9.84%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (9.84%) Server Engineer
4 5 (8.20%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (8.20%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (4.92%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.28%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Clustering
2 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) iSeries
4 1 (1.64%) AS400
4 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (85.25%) Windows
2 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (40.98%) Windows 7
5 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (18.03%) Windows XP
7 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.20%) Windows Vista
9 4 (6.56%) Windows 2000
10 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (3.28%) Linux
12 1 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.59%) Migration
2 14 (22.95%) ITIL
3 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.20%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Service Management
6 2 (3.28%) Change Management
6 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.64%) Network Management
7 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.64%) Line Management
7 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.64%) Coaching
7 1 (1.64%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.11%) MCSE
3 7 (11.48%) MCITP
4 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.64%) CCNP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) HP APS
7 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (70.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
3 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.56%) ISA Server
4 4 (6.56%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (4.92%) XenApp
5 3 (4.92%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.28%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (29.51%) SCCM
2 10 (16.39%) WSUS
3 7 (11.48%) SCOM
4 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) VMware
3 9 (14.75%) Cisco
4 6 (9.84%) Sophos
5 5 (8.20%) HP
6 4 (6.56%) Citrix
7 3 (4.92%) Riverbed
7 3 (4.92%) Exinda
7 3 (4.92%) Altiris
8 2 (3.28%) Alias
8 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.28%) Dell
8 2 (3.28%) NetApp
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle
9 1 (1.64%) IBM
9 1 (1.64%) Websense
9 1 (1.64%) McAfee
9 1 (1.64%) Nokia
9 1 (1.64%) Lotus
9 1 (1.64%) Google
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