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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 63 67 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 35 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.19% 2.11% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.84% 12.46% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 9
Average daily rate £250 £256 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £133 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £281
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £31.25 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.60% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £16.25 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £46.25 £18.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% -
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
221 297 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.80% 16.90% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 176 92
Average daily rate £325 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £227 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £590 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.83 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.79% +20.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £44.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 11 £175 +32.07%
Derbyshire +15 7 £206 -32.62% 1
Northamptonshire +11 7 £250 -50.00% 4
Lincolnshire +4 5 £300 +43.71% 1
Nottinghamshire -14 5 £275 +0.45% 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (82.26%) Windows
2 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
3 42 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 30 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 27 (43.55%) Windows XP
6 26 (41.94%) VMware
7 24 (38.71%) Windows Server
8 21 (33.87%) MS Office
8 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 18 (29.03%) HP
10 17 (27.42%) Blackberry
11 16 (25.81%) Cisco
11 16 (25.81%) Citrix
11 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (25.81%) Office 365
12 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (20.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
14 13 (20.97%) VPN
14 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
14 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
15 12 (19.35%) SharePoint 2013
15 12 (19.35%) Apple iOS
15 12 (19.35%) XenDesktop
15 12 (19.35%) Windows 10
15 12 (19.35%) VBScript
15 12 (19.35%) IBM Notes
15 12 (19.35%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 42 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (20.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
4 12 (19.35%) IBM Notes
4 12 (19.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.84%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
1 13 (20.97%) VPN
2 12 (19.35%) SAN
3 11 (17.74%) DHCP
3 11 (17.74%) Firewall
4 6 (9.68%) DNS
5 5 (8.06%) Internet
5 5 (8.06%) LAN
6 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.23%) VLAN
7 2 (3.23%) Wireless
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.61%) Intranet
8 1 (1.61%) IPv4
8 1 (1.61%) PBX
8 1 (1.61%) Skype
8 1 (1.61%) SMTP
8 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Analyst
2 12 (19.35%) IT Support
3 11 (17.74%) Service Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) IT Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Deployment Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (9.68%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (6.45%) Office 365 Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) SAN Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) SAN Support
9 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.23%) iPad
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.61%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 27 (43.55%) Windows XP
3 24 (38.71%) Windows Server
4 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (20.97%) Windows 8
7 12 (19.35%) Apple iOS
7 12 (19.35%) Windows 10
8 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
9 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (6.45%) Android
11 3 (4.84%) Unix
12 2 (3.23%) Linux
13 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Migration
2 8 (12.90%) ITIL
3 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.45%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (1.61%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.61%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.61%) Change Management
7 1 (1.61%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.61%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.61%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.61%) Software Licensing
7 1 (1.61%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
1 12 (19.35%) VBScript
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) LINC
3 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.90%) MCSE
3 5 (8.06%) CCNA
3 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.84%) MCSA
4 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.61%) CCNP
6 1 (1.61%) MCITP
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
System Software
1 43 (69.35%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (19.35%) XenDesktop
4 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) VMware
3 18 (29.03%) HP
4 16 (25.81%) Cisco
4 16 (25.81%) Citrix
5 12 (19.35%) Lotus
6 5 (8.06%) Dell
7 3 (4.84%) IronPort
7 3 (4.84%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (3.23%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.61%) Altiris
9 1 (1.61%) Apple
9 1 (1.61%) Exinda
9 1 (1.61%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.61%) Twitter
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