The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 5.5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 5.5 over the 3 months to 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank 568 553 544
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 6 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.065% 0.082% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
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£400 £190 £148
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% +28.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £12.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -41.46%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9229 8519 8571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.00% 18.00% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6015 5325 4922
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 374 421
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -9.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.72 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.42 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -9.73%

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 5.5 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Exchange Server 5.5
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the England region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 5.5
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Server 5.5
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the England region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 5.5
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
South East -13 4 £400 -
East of England - - - -
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Exchange Server 5.5
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5.

1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (60.00%) Symantec
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
7 6 (40.00%) CA
7 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (26.67%) vSphere
9 4 (26.67%) Banking
9 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
9 4 (26.67%) Legal
9 4 (26.67%) IXOS
9 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
9 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (26.67%) Citrix
9 4 (26.67%) MS Office
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (20.00%) C
10 3 (20.00%) ITIL
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) MS Excel

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.67%) IIS
7 1 (6.67%) Lync
7 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) X.500
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) Windows NT
6 2 (13.33%) UNIX
6 2 (13.33%) HPUX
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris
7 1 (6.67%) SUSE
7 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (6.67%) openSUSE
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
1 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (20.00%) DFS Replication
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) Samba
5 1 (6.67%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Unicenter
2 3 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (20.00%) WSUS
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (6.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Symantec
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) CA
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) IXOS
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Sun
7 1 (6.67%) Remedy
7 1 (6.67%) Clearswift
7 1 (6.67%) AppSense
7 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
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