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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 74 73 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -42
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 28 25 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.68% 1.63% 4.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.73% 11.74% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 10
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£277 £208 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.49% -17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £198 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £455 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Average hourly rate £50.00 £15.56 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.33% +15.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
261 213 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.70% 13.88% 18.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 93 94
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 27
Average hourly rate £16.83 £13.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -30.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.43 £10.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 28 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
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 28 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 -10 10 £285 +37.34% 7
Lincolnshire +3 4 £209 -33.20% 4
Northamptonshire -2 4 £289 - 3
Leicestershire -2 4 £238 +35.71%
Derbyshire -2 2 £305 +46.98% 3
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
3 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 29 (48.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 23 (38.33%) VMware
9 22 (36.67%) DNS
10 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (28.33%) Lync
12 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
13 15 (25.00%) ITIL
13 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 15 (25.00%) SCCM
14 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
15 13 (21.67%) Migration
16 12 (20.00%) Firewall
17 11 (18.33%) WAN
17 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
17 11 (18.33%) SQL
18 10 (16.67%) MS Office
18 10 (16.67%) Cisco
18 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
19 9 (15.00%) Office 365
19 9 (15.00%) DHCP
19 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
20 8 (13.33%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 28 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (28.33%) Lync
3 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (11.67%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 3 (5.00%) Moodle
7 2 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.33%) IIS
8 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Office
2 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (36.67%) DNS
2 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (20.00%) Firewall
4 11 (18.33%) WAN
5 9 (15.00%) DHCP
6 8 (13.33%) LAN
6 8 (13.33%) SAN
7 5 (8.33%) Internet
7 5 (8.33%) VLAN
7 5 (8.33%) DMZ
8 4 (6.67%) Wireless
8 4 (6.67%) VPN
8 4 (6.67%) SSL
9 3 (5.00%) PBX
9 3 (5.00%) VoIP
9 3 (5.00%) Intranet
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (3.33%) Unified Communications
10 2 (3.33%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Analyst
2 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) IT Support Assistant
7 2 (3.33%) IT Assistant
7 2 (3.33%) IT Support
7 2 (3.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) AS400
4 1 (1.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 53 (88.33%) Windows
2 29 (48.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
7 8 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.33%) Windows Vista
9 4 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (5.00%) Linux
10 3 (5.00%) Windows 2000
10 3 (5.00%) UNIX
11 2 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) ITIL
2 13 (21.67%) Migration
3 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.33%) Security Patching
5 4 (6.67%) Change Management
6 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (3.33%) Network Management
7 2 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.33%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (3.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.33%) Service Management
7 2 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.67%) MCSE
3 6 (10.00%) MCITP
4 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.00%) MCSA
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.33%) CCNP
7 1 (1.67%) CCNA
7 1 (1.67%) CCDA
7 1 (1.67%) CCDP
7 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.67%) Degree
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (21.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.33%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.33%) vSphere
5 2 (3.33%) XenApp
5 2 (3.33%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (25.00%) SCCM
2 8 (13.33%) WSUS
3 4 (6.67%) SCOM
4 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.67%) OVSD
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (38.33%) VMware
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco
4 6 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) Sophos
5 5 (8.33%) Citrix
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle
6 3 (5.00%) Lotus
6 3 (5.00%) Altiris
6 3 (5.00%) Riverbed
6 3 (5.00%) Exinda
7 2 (3.33%) Alias
7 2 (3.33%) NetApp
7 2 (3.33%) Sun
7 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.67%) McAfee
8 1 (1.67%) Compaq
8 1 (1.67%) IBM
8 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.67%) Lumension
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