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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 75 61 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -31
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 27 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.35% 1.86% 4.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.59% 12.39% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 20
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£238 £266 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.79% +19.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £201 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £440 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £284 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.99% -5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.16 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -6.06%
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
219 218 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.07% 15.04% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 96 109
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £208 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 21
Average hourly rate £16.83 £13.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.42% -31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 2 July 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
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 2 July 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
Lincolnshire -4 5 £188 - 2
Northamptonshire +8 4 £277 - 1
Leicestershire +4 4 £238 - 1
Nottinghamshire -21 3 - - 2
Derbyshire -6 2 £305 +46.98% 4
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
3 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
4 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (40.35%) DNS
8 22 (38.60%) VMware
8 22 (38.60%) Windows 7
9 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 16 (28.07%) Lync
12 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (24.56%) Hyper-V
13 14 (24.56%) Migration
13 14 (24.56%) Firewall
14 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
14 13 (22.81%) SCCM
15 12 (21.05%) WAN
16 11 (19.30%) DHCP
16 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
16 11 (19.30%) ITIL
16 11 (19.30%) Cisco
16 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
17 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (17.54%) SQL
18 9 (15.79%) LAN
18 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
18 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (15.79%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 30 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (28.07%) Lync
3 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
4 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.26%) Moodle
7 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (5.26%) IIS
7 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (40.35%) DNS
2 14 (24.56%) Firewall
3 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
4 12 (21.05%) WAN
5 11 (19.30%) DHCP
6 9 (15.79%) LAN
6 9 (15.79%) SAN
7 6 (10.53%) Wireless
7 6 (10.53%) Internet
7 6 (10.53%) VLAN
8 5 (8.77%) DMZ
9 4 (7.02%) Intranet
9 4 (7.02%) SSL
9 4 (7.02%) VPN
9 4 (7.02%) PBX
9 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.26%) VoIP
11 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.75%) NAS
12 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Analyst
2 8 (14.04%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Support Assistant
7 2 (3.51%) Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) HP Storage
2 4 (7.02%) HP StoreVirtual
2 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (89.47%) Windows
2 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (38.60%) Windows 7
5 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (19.30%) Windows XP
7 9 (15.79%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.77%) Windows Vista
8 5 (8.77%) Linux
9 4 (7.02%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (5.26%) UNIX
11 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Migration
2 11 (19.30%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.77%) Security Patching
4 4 (7.02%) Change Management
4 4 (7.02%) Network Management
4 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.51%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.51%) Change Control
6 2 (3.51%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (3.51%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.51%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) MCITP
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.26%) MCSA
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) CCDA
6 1 (1.75%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (70.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (24.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.51%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.51%) XenApp
6 1 (1.75%) XenServer
6 1 (1.75%) vSphere
6 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) SCCM
2 7 (12.28%) WSUS
3 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.51%) SCOM
4 2 (3.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.75%) OVSD
5 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
2 22 (38.60%) VMware
3 11 (19.30%) Cisco
4 7 (12.28%) HP
5 6 (10.53%) Citrix
5 6 (10.53%) Sophos
6 4 (7.02%) Altiris
6 4 (7.02%) Riverbed
6 4 (7.02%) Exinda
7 3 (5.26%) Lotus
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) Sun
8 2 (3.51%) Alias
9 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.75%) McAfee
9 1 (1.75%) Lumension
9 1 (1.75%) CA
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) Compaq
9 1 (1.75%) Dell
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