The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 124 79 116
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +37
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 20 39 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 1.73% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.60% 9.42% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 3
Average daily rate £175 £225 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £165 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £311 £223
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £265 £268
% change year-on-year
-2.83% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £32.50 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +46.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
555 414 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.60% 18.38% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 193 264
Average daily rate £369 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 58
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the East of England region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the East of England region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex -22 8 £170 -53.89% 2
Hertfordshire -5 5 £190 - 3
Cambridgeshire -23 5 £369 +145.83% 4
Suffolk -7 2 £225 -11.76%
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007.

1 33 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 23 (69.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (63.64%) Windows
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (39.39%) Citrix
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (33.33%) ITIL
9 10 (30.30%) MS Office
9 10 (30.30%) DNS
10 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (24.24%) VMware
11 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (24.24%) Cisco
11 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.21%) MCSA
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 6 (18.18%) MCSE
13 6 (18.18%) VoIP
13 6 (18.18%) CCNA
13 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (18.18%) Firewall
13 6 (18.18%) XenApp
13 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
13 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (15.15%) Finance
14 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
14 5 (15.15%) DHCP
14 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (69.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (3.03%) Lync
7 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Office
2 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) VoIP
2 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) DHCP
3 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) VPN
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
4 3 (9.09%) Broadband
5 2 (6.06%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) Wireless
5 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.03%) NAS
6 1 (3.03%) OpenVPN
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) BGP
6 1 (3.03%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.03%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Server Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) Server Support
5 5 (15.15%) Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Network Support
6 4 (12.12%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.06%) Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Wintel Support
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (15.15%) Windows XP
6 4 (12.12%) Linux
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) Project Management
2 2 (6.06%) Migration
2 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.03%) Change Control
3 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Management
3 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.03%) Network Design
3 1 (3.03%) Web Design
3 1 (3.03%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (21.21%) MCSA
3 6 (18.18%) MCSE
3 6 (18.18%) CCNA
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (9.09%) CCNP
5 2 (6.06%) MCP
5 2 (6.06%) CCA
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.06%) MCITP
6 1 (3.03%) VCAP
6 1 (3.03%) NCDA
6 1 (3.03%) NCIE
6 1 (3.03%) MCDST
6 1 (3.03%) CCIP
6 1 (3.03%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) XenApp
3 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) XenServer
4 3 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.06%) WSUS
3 2 (6.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Citrix
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) McAfee
5 3 (9.09%) Symantec
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Acronis
7 1 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
7 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.03%) Wyse
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) EMC
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago