The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 25 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 31 43 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.25% 9.29% 7.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.00% 39.81% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 26
Average daily rate
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£450 £168 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+168.65% -41.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £154 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £260 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
100 108 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.16% 23.33% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 45 43
Average daily rate £425 £295 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% -30.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £422 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £29.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £18.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.95 £25.00 £37.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -4 12 £250 +51.51% 2
Chelmsford +2 1 £488 +219.67% 1
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Basildon - - - - 1
Epping - - - -
Harlow - - - - 1
Saffron Walden - - - -
Waltham Abbey - - - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 40 (67.80%) Windows
2 28 (47.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
4 25 (42.37%) ITIL
5 24 (40.68%) Citrix
6 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
8 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
10 15 (25.42%) NetApp
10 15 (25.42%) XenApp
11 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (22.03%) ITSM
12 11 (18.64%) VMware
12 11 (18.64%) MS Office
12 11 (18.64%) Windows 8
13 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
14 9 (15.25%) assyst
14 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
14 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (15.25%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (13.56%) HP
15 8 (13.56%) DNS
15 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
15 8 (13.56%) VoIP
15 8 (13.56%) DHCP
16 7 (11.86%) MCSA
16 7 (11.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2003

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 28 (47.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (15.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
5 7 (11.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.39%) Documentum
6 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (28.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.25%) assyst
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.56%) VoIP
2 8 (13.56%) DHCP
2 8 (13.56%) DNS
3 4 (6.78%) VPN
3 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 3 (5.08%) Firewall
5 2 (3.39%) IP Telephony
5 2 (3.39%) FirePass
5 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.39%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Law
3 5 (8.47%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Billing
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Support Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (16.95%) Service Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Problem Manager
3 10 (16.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Field Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Release Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.39%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) .NET
1 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.69%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.39%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (67.80%) Windows
2 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.64%) Windows 8
4 7 (11.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) ITSM
3 9 (15.25%) Problem Management
3 9 (15.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (10.17%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.78%) Service Management
5 4 (6.78%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.08%) Process Management
6 3 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.08%) Release Management
7 2 (3.39%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.39%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.39%) Change Control
7 2 (3.39%) Project Management
8 1 (1.69%) Change Management
8 1 (1.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) VB
3 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.39%) ABAP
3 2 (3.39%) VBA
3 2 (3.39%) C#
3 2 (3.39%) Java
3 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.86%) MCSA
3 4 (6.78%) MCP
3 4 (6.78%) MCSE
3 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) MCDST
5 2 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.39%) CCNA
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) XenApp
3 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.78%) vSphere
6 3 (5.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.69%) XenServer
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Backup Exec
2 5 (8.47%) SCCM
3 3 (5.08%) OVSD
3 3 (5.08%) OpenView
4 2 (3.39%) SCOM
4 2 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) Citrix
3 15 (25.42%) NetApp
4 11 (18.64%) VMware
5 8 (13.56%) HP
6 6 (10.17%) McAfee
7 5 (8.47%) Symantec
7 5 (8.47%) EMC
8 4 (6.78%) Cisco
9 3 (5.08%) Oracle
10 2 (3.39%) SAP
10 2 (3.39%) Dell
10 2 (3.39%) Altiris
10 2 (3.39%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (3.39%) F5
11 1 (1.69%) Zeacom
11 1 (1.69%) Veeam
11 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
Brentwood, Essex
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 16 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago