The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 48 60 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.70% 0.75% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.85% 5.10% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate
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£240 £413 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +79.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £246 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £413 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £295 £278
% change year-on-year
+8.05% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-12.30% -8.45%
Exchange Server 2010
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
78 98 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.18% 14.61% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 58 23
Average daily rate £400 £379 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.61% +45.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £135 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 10
Average hourly rate £28.25 £14.96 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.80% -40.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Essex region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Essex region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £105 -
Brentwood - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Colchester - - - - 1
Dunmow - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Harwich - - - -
Loughton - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
East of England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (53.33%) Citrix
6 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (46.67%) Lync
7 7 (46.67%) XenApp
7 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
7 7 (46.67%) 3PAR
7 7 (46.67%) Clustering
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
8 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Brocade
9 4 (26.67%) CentOS
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
9 4 (26.67%) VMS
9 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (20.00%) Migration
10 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (13.33%) VLAN
11 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (46.67%) Lync
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Desktop Support
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (46.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) VMS
5 4 (26.67%) CentOS
6 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VCP4
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) 3PAR
4 5 (33.33%) Brocade
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds