The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Essex 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 58 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% 1.22% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.56% 8.06% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £170 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £258 £265 £268
% change year-on-year
-2.83% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
122 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.12% 15.09% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 31 32
Average daily rate £335 £305 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.83% +22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £180 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.89 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% +6.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £23.09 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.85 £32.50 £41.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2007
East of England

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 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
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Job
Vacancies
Colchester +3 5 £170 -53.89%
Maldon - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
East of England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (63.64%) MS Office
4 7 (63.64%) ITIL
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) MCSA
5 6 (54.55%) VoIP
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix
7 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
7 4 (36.36%) Finance
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (27.27%) MCSE
8 3 (27.27%) DHCP
8 3 (27.27%) DNS
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
9 2 (18.18%) SLA
9 2 (18.18%) Cisco
9 2 (18.18%) WAN
9 2 (18.18%) LAN
9 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
9 2 (18.18%) Firewall
9 2 (18.18%) Wireless
9 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
9 2 (18.18%) Windows 7

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Service Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) CAD
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
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