The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 50 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 2 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.41% 2.60% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.96% 11.43% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Average daily rate
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£175 £165 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +72.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2007
East of 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 Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
102 105 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.77% 22.73% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 41 40
Average daily rate £400 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £165 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.66 £29.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% -23.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.49 £17.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £25.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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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
Colchester -8 2 £175 +6.06%
Epping - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (66.67%) MCSA
3 6 (66.67%) VoIP
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (22.22%) Change Control
8 1 (11.11%) Office 365
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
8 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (11.11%) Shell Script

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) HP