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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 85 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 18 41 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.12% 2.73% 2.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.03% 15.24% 18.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 20
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£250 £325 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £104 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 8
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.10 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £24.00 £22.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
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
256 269 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.91% 17.93% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 118 149
Average daily rate £350 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -26.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.12 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £24.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Leicestershire +2 7 £263 +50.00% 5
Nottinghamshire -18 5 - - 2
Northamptonshire -4 3 £250 +127.27% 2
Lincolnshire -1 2 £235 +17.50%
Derbyshire -7 1 £300 - 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 32 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (47.73%) VMware
7 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
7 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (36.36%) DNS
9 15 (34.09%) Firewall
9 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (31.82%) TCP/IP
11 13 (29.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
12 12 (27.27%) Cisco
12 12 (27.27%) SAN
12 12 (27.27%) HP
13 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
13 11 (25.00%) Migration
14 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
16 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (18.18%) Lync
16 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (18.18%) Wireless
16 8 (18.18%) DHCP
16 8 (18.18%) ITIL
17 7 (15.91%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (43.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (18.18%) Lync
4 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.64%) IIS
6 5 (11.36%) IBM Notes
7 3 (6.82%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) DNS
2 15 (34.09%) Firewall
3 14 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 12 (27.27%) SAN
5 8 (18.18%) Wireless
5 8 (18.18%) DHCP
6 6 (13.64%) Internet
6 6 (13.64%) WAN
7 4 (9.09%) Intranet
7 4 (9.09%) VLAN
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (9.09%) LAN
7 4 (9.09%) PBX
8 3 (6.82%) VPN
9 2 (4.55%) IPv4
9 2 (4.55%) VoIP
9 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.27%) NAS
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Security Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) HP Storage
2 5 (11.36%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
6 6 (13.64%) Linux
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.82%) UNIX
9 2 (4.55%) Solaris
10 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Network Management
5 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 3 (6.82%) Change Control
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.55%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.36%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) MCITP
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (2.27%) CCNP
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
5 1 (2.27%) CCDA
5 1 (2.27%) CCDP
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.27%) XenApp
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.27%) OVSD
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) Cisco
3 12 (27.27%) HP
4 7 (15.91%) Altiris
5 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) Lotus
6 4 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 4 (9.09%) Dell
6 4 (9.09%) EMC
6 4 (9.09%) Exinda
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 2 (4.55%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) CA
8 2 (4.55%) NetApp
8 2 (4.55%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.55%) Symantec
9 1 (2.27%) Sophos
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