The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 60 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 98 98 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.12% 4.07% 4.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.44% 24.26% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 59
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£273 £225 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.11% -31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £165 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £290 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.45 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £26.00 £20.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
596 404 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.94% 16.77% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 166 244
Average daily rate £393 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 39 36
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.95 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £38.50 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange across the East of England region.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange across the East of England region.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Cambridgeshire +3 31 £220 +17.33% 13
Essex -10 27 £348 +107.46% 4
Hertfordshire -13 21 £230 +27.77% 10
Suffolk -5 11 £375 +42.85% 1
Norfolk -17 4 £310 +26.53%
Bedfordshire -30 3 £275 - 2
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 162 (68.94%) Windows
2 128 (54.47%) Active Directory
3 127 (54.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 114 (48.51%) Microsoft
5 100 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 71 (30.21%) VMware
7 63 (26.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 62 (26.38%) Citrix
9 57 (24.26%) Windows 7
10 55 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2007
11 54 (22.98%) ITIL
12 50 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 46 (19.57%) SQL Server
14 40 (17.02%) HP
15 39 (16.60%) DNS
16 38 (16.17%) TCP/IP
17 36 (15.32%) Firewall
18 35 (14.89%) Migration
19 34 (14.47%) MS Excel
19 34 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
20 33 (14.04%) SharePoint
21 31 (13.19%) Cisco
21 31 (13.19%) SQL
21 31 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
22 30 (12.77%) Oracle
22 30 (12.77%) DHCP
23 28 (11.91%) Windows XP
23 28 (11.91%) MS Office
23 28 (11.91%) XenApp
24 27 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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
1 127 (54.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 63 (26.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 55 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (14.04%) SharePoint
5 27 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (6.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (3.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.13%) JOnAS
10 4 (1.70%) IBM Notes
10 4 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.28%) Lync
11 3 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.28%) IIS
12 2 (0.85%) Documentum
13 1 (0.43%) SAS
13 1 (0.43%) CICS
Applications
1 34 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 28 (11.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.83%) assyst
2 3 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.38%) Office 365
2 3 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (16.60%) DNS
2 38 (16.17%) TCP/IP
3 36 (15.32%) Firewall
4 30 (12.77%) DHCP
5 24 (10.21%) LAN
5 24 (10.21%) SAN
6 21 (8.94%) WAN
7 20 (8.51%) SMTP
8 14 (5.96%) VPN
8 14 (5.96%) Wireless
9 13 (5.53%) VoIP
10 11 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (3.40%) VLAN
12 7 (2.98%) SSL
13 5 (2.13%) ISDN
13 5 (2.13%) Ethernet
13 5 (2.13%) NAS
13 5 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (2.13%) MPLS
14 4 (1.70%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.98%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.85%) DB2
8 2 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.85%) Cognos Impromptu
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.43%) IDMS
9 1 (0.43%) Ingres
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 25 (10.64%) Finance
2 14 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.98%) Publishing
4 6 (2.55%) Law
5 4 (1.70%) Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Retail
7 2 (0.85%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (23.40%) Analyst
2 42 (17.87%) Support Engineer
3 37 (15.74%) Support Analyst
4 25 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (10.21%) 3rd Line Support
6 22 (9.36%) Developer
7 19 (8.09%) Consultant
8 18 (7.66%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (6.81%) Technical Support
9 16 (6.81%) Technical Analyst
9 16 (6.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (5.11%) IT Support
10 12 (5.11%) Desktop Support
11 11 (4.68%) Service Analyst
11 11 (4.68%) Server Engineer
12 10 (4.26%) Problem Manager
12 10 (4.26%) Service Desk Analyst
12 10 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 9 (3.83%) Technical Engineer
13 9 (3.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.09%) HTML
1 19 (8.09%) CSS
1 19 (8.09%) jQuery
1 19 (8.09%) OAuth
1 19 (8.09%) OpenID
1 19 (8.09%) HTML5
1 19 (8.09%) CSS3
2 12 (5.11%) .NET
3 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.85%) Flash
5 1 (0.43%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.09%) Open Source
2 17 (7.23%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.68%) iPhone
4 7 (2.98%) Thin Client
4 7 (2.98%) Fat Client
4 7 (2.98%) Clustering
5 5 (2.13%) Replication
6 4 (1.70%) PKI
6 4 (1.70%) EqualLogic
7 3 (1.28%) iPad
8 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.85%) NHS
8 2 (0.85%) Firmware
9 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.43%) CMDB
9 1 (0.43%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 162 (68.94%) Windows
2 100 (42.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (24.26%) Windows 7
4 50 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (11.91%) Windows XP
7 27 (11.49%) Windows 8
8 15 (6.38%) Linux
9 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.13%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.70%) UNIX
11 3 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.28%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.43%) AIX
12 1 (0.43%) Solaris
12 1 (0.43%) OpenVMS
12 1 (0.43%) Debian
12 1 (0.43%) Android
12 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (22.98%) ITIL
2 35 (14.89%) Migration
3 14 (5.96%) ITSM
3 14 (5.96%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (5.11%) Change Control
4 12 (5.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (4.26%) Service Delivery
6 9 (3.83%) Problem Management
6 9 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (2.98%) PRINCE2
8 6 (2.55%) Load Balancing
9 5 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (1.70%) CRM
10 4 (1.70%) Change Management
10 4 (1.70%) Project Management
10 4 (1.70%) Service Management
10 4 (1.70%) Test Management
10 4 (1.70%) Business Analysis
10 4 (1.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.19%) SQL
2 23 (9.79%) Perl
3 19 (8.09%) PHP
3 19 (8.09%) Tcl
4 9 (3.83%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.98%) C#
5 7 (2.98%) VB
6 4 (1.70%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.70%) Java
6 4 (1.70%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.85%) ABAP
7 2 (0.85%) VBA
8 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (6.81%) MCSE
2 16 (6.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.83%) MCSA
5 8 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.55%) MCITP
6 6 (2.55%) MCP
7 5 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.13%) Degree
8 4 (1.70%) MCDST
8 4 (1.70%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (1.70%) CCNA
9 3 (1.28%) ISEB
9 3 (1.28%) CCA
9 3 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.28%) VCP5
9 3 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 128 (54.47%) Active Directory
2 31 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (11.91%) XenApp
4 25 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 25 (10.64%) vSphere
5 9 (3.83%) Terminal Services
5 9 (3.83%) VMware ESX
6 7 (2.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (2.98%) XenServer
7 5 (2.13%) UAG
8 4 (1.70%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (1.28%) vCloud
10 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.43%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.43%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 23 (9.79%) SCCM
2 21 (8.94%) Backup Exec
3 19 (8.09%) OpenSSO
4 14 (5.96%) SCOM
5 11 (4.68%) WSUS
6 7 (2.98%) ARCserve
7 6 (2.55%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.13%) NetBackup
9 4 (1.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.28%) OpenView
10 3 (1.28%) OVSD
11 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.43%) MOM
11 1 (0.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 114 (48.51%) Microsoft
2 71 (30.21%) VMware
3 62 (26.38%) Citrix
4 40 (17.02%) HP
5 31 (13.19%) Cisco
6 30 (12.77%) Oracle
7 22 (9.36%) NetApp
8 17 (7.23%) Symantec
9 12 (5.11%) WatchGuard
10 10 (4.26%) McAfee
11 8 (3.40%) EMC
12 7 (2.98%) Intel
12 7 (2.98%) CommVault
13 6 (2.55%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.55%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.13%) Imperva
14 5 (2.13%) Sophos
14 5 (2.13%) Lotus
14 5 (2.13%) Altiris
14 5 (2.13%) Dell
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