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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 116 95 93
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 28 29 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.93% 1.21% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.51% 6.81% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 26
Average daily rate
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£175 £175 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £162 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £215 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +69.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.70 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £26.00 £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-37.90% +22.85%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
508 426 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.79% 17.81% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 174 243
Average daily rate £375 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 53 42
Average hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.55 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £35.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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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
Hertfordshire +3 14 £190 +5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 8 £115 - 3
Bedfordshire -16 4 £170 -32.00% 2
Essex -16 1 £175 +6.06% 2
Suffolk -22 1 - - 1
Exchange Server 2007
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 50 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 44 (88.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (64.00%) Windows
3 32 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (48.00%) VMware
7 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (38.00%) ITIL
8 19 (38.00%) Citrix
9 17 (34.00%) DNS
10 16 (32.00%) Windows 7
11 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (20.00%) Windows XP
14 10 (20.00%) MCSA
14 10 (20.00%) SQL
14 10 (20.00%) MS Office
14 10 (20.00%) DHCP
15 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
15 9 (18.00%) Linux
15 9 (18.00%) XenApp
15 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (16.00%) Backup Exec
16 8 (16.00%) Symantec
16 8 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 7 (14.00%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 50 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 32 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.00%) Lync
7 1 (2.00%) SAS
7 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.00%) DNS
2 10 (20.00%) DHCP
3 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.00%) NAS
4 6 (12.00%) VoIP
4 6 (12.00%) SAN
5 5 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (6.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.00%) VPN
7 1 (2.00%) SMTP
7 1 (2.00%) FTP
7 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Service Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 5 (10.00%) Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Server Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Support
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) IT Support
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Services Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.00%) Wintel Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
2 4 (8.00%) PKI
3 2 (4.00%) iPhone
3 2 (4.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) Windows
2 26 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) Windows 7
4 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (18.00%) Linux
8 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (8.00%) Windows Vista
9 4 (8.00%) UNIX
10 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.00%) Change Control
3 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.00%) Migration
4 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.00%) Workflow
5 1 (2.00%) Network Design
5 1 (2.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (10.00%) VB
4 4 (8.00%) Perl
4 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCSA
3 7 (14.00%) MCSE
4 6 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.00%) MCP
6 3 (6.00%) VCP5
6 3 (6.00%) CCA
6 3 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.00%) MCITP
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.00%) CCNA
8 1 (2.00%) NCDA
8 1 (2.00%) NCIE
8 1 (2.00%) VCAP
8 1 (2.00%) CCNP
8 1 (2.00%) MCDST
8 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) XenApp
2 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 6 (12.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (12.00%) vSphere
5 4 (8.00%) XenServer
6 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.00%) KVM
7 1 (2.00%) vCloud
7 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.00%) SCOM
3 4 (8.00%) SCCM
3 4 (8.00%) WSUS
3 4 (8.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (48.00%) VMware
3 19 (38.00%) Citrix
4 8 (16.00%) Symantec
5 6 (12.00%) WatchGuard
5 6 (12.00%) HP
5 6 (12.00%) NetApp
6 5 (10.00%) CommVault
6 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.00%) Oracle
7 4 (8.00%) Cisco
8 3 (6.00%) Intel
9 1 (2.00%) Acronis
9 1 (2.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) Sun
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) EMC
9 1 (2.00%) Sophos
9 1 (2.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.00%) Veritas
Ipswich, Suffolk
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