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 30 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 69 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 34 43 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.01% 2.89% 3.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.64% 21.08% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.63% -55.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £105 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £354 £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.20 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £22.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
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
269 204 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.88% 13.69% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 100 90
Average daily rate £400 £337 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.87% +12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £458 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 21
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.53 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 17 £274 -42.36% 7
Leicestershire -3 6 £135 -22.85% 4
Northamptonshire -8 5 £500 - 3
Derbyshire -8 3 - - 2
Lincolnshire +6 2 - - 4
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 53 (72.60%) Windows
2 46 (63.01%) Active Directory
3 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
4 39 (53.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (34.25%) VMware
8 21 (28.77%) Migration
8 21 (28.77%) Windows 7
9 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (26.03%) DNS
11 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (24.66%) Lync
12 17 (23.29%) SCCM
13 13 (17.81%) MCITP
13 13 (17.81%) Office 365
14 12 (16.44%) WSUS
14 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
14 12 (16.44%) Windows XP
15 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
15 11 (15.07%) MS Office
15 11 (15.07%) ITIL
15 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
16 10 (13.70%) Office Communications Server
16 10 (13.70%) Hyper-V
16 10 (13.70%) MCSE
16 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
16 10 (13.70%) WAN
16 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2007
17 9 (12.33%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 39 (53.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (24.66%) Lync
3 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (13.70%) Office Communications Server
4 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.11%) Moodle
7 2 (2.74%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.37%) IIS
8 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Office
2 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.81%) Office 365
2 4 (5.48%) Google Apps
3 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) DNS
2 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.70%) WAN
4 8 (10.96%) Firewall
5 7 (9.59%) SAN
5 7 (9.59%) VLAN
5 7 (9.59%) LAN
5 7 (9.59%) DHCP
6 5 (6.85%) PBX
6 5 (6.85%) VoIP
6 5 (6.85%) DMZ
7 4 (5.48%) SSL
8 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.37%) VPN
9 1 (1.37%) SMTP
9 1 (1.37%) MPLS
9 1 (1.37%) Wireless
9 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.37%) NAS
9 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (15.07%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (2.74%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Network Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Support Assistant
9 2 (2.74%) Support Technician
9 2 (2.74%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Blackberry
1 6 (8.22%) Clustering
2 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.74%) EPoS
4 1 (1.37%) AS400
4 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 53 (72.60%) Windows
2 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (36.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (28.77%) Windows 7
5 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (16.44%) Windows XP
7 8 (10.96%) Windows 8
8 6 (8.22%) Windows Vista
8 6 (8.22%) Linux
9 5 (6.85%) Windows 2000
10 4 (5.48%) AIX
11 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Migration
2 11 (15.07%) ITIL
3 5 (6.85%) Service Management
3 5 (6.85%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.48%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.11%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.11%) Project Management
5 3 (4.11%) Email Migration
6 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.74%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (2.74%) Change Management
6 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.74%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.74%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.37%) Network Management
7 1 (1.37%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.37%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.37%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.33%) SQL
2 8 (10.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) MCITP
3 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
4 10 (13.70%) MCSE
5 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) Degree
6 2 (2.74%) MCSA
6 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) HND
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.37%) CCNP
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.37%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (63.01%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.70%) Hyper-V
3 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.85%) ISA Server
4 5 (6.85%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.74%) VMware Server
5 2 (2.74%) vSphere
5 2 (2.74%) XenApp
6 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (23.29%) SCCM
2 12 (16.44%) WSUS
3 8 (10.96%) SCOM
4 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
4 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
2 25 (34.25%) VMware
3 9 (12.33%) Dell
4 8 (10.96%) Cisco
5 6 (8.22%) Sophos
6 4 (5.48%) Google
7 3 (4.11%) HP
7 3 (4.11%) Citrix
8 2 (2.74%) NetApp
8 2 (2.74%) Alias
8 2 (2.74%) Lotus
8 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) McAfee
9 1 (1.37%) Websense
9 1 (1.37%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.37%) Nokia
9 1 (1.37%) Avaya
9 1 (1.37%) IBM
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