The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 30 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 25 34 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.20% 7.52% 7.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.51% 37.36% 40.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 23
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£445 £168 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+165.67% -42.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £153 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £378 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £311
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £20.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% +15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.87 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +4.83%
MS Exchange
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 91 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.21% 20.13% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 33 38
Average daily rate £425 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £28.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.91%
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 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 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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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 7 £454 +170.89% 1
Brentwood - 4 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - - 1
Harlow +6 2 £220 -61.73% 2
Chelmsford +3 1 £488 +219.67%
Epping - - - -
Loughton - - - -
Waltham Abbey - - - -
Basildon - - - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (41.94%) Citrix
4 25 (40.32%) ITIL
5 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
7 18 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (25.81%) XenApp
9 15 (24.19%) NetApp
9 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
9 15 (24.19%) Windows 8
10 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
11 13 (20.97%) ITSM
12 12 (19.35%) VMware
13 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (17.74%) MS Office
14 10 (16.13%) DHCP
14 10 (16.13%) DNS
14 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (14.52%) assyst
15 9 (14.52%) Problem Management
15 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
15 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
15 9 (14.52%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (14.52%) Finance
15 9 (14.52%) HP
16 8 (12.90%) VoIP
16 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
16 8 (12.90%) Windows XP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (46.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (12.90%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.23%) Documentum
8 1 (1.61%) CICS
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) TCP/IP
2 10 (16.13%) DHCP
2 10 (16.13%) DNS
3 8 (12.90%) VoIP
4 6 (9.68%) Firewall
5 4 (6.45%) VPN
6 3 (4.84%) SAN
6 3 (4.84%) Broadband
7 2 (3.23%) FirePass
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.23%) SSL
8 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.61%) Wireless
8 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.61%) WAN
8 1 (1.61%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.61%) Ingres
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) IDMS
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Law
3 5 (8.06%) Publishing
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 13 (20.97%) Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Problem Manager
3 10 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Field Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.84%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Data Protection Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) iPhone
2 2 (3.23%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 24 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (24.19%) Windows 8
4 9 (14.52%) Windows 7
5 8 (12.90%) Windows XP
6 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.61%) OpenVMS
8 1 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) ITIL
2 13 (20.97%) ITSM
3 9 (14.52%) Problem Management
3 9 (14.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.45%) Service Management
6 4 (6.45%) Migration
7 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.84%) Process Management
7 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) Release Management
8 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.23%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.23%) Change Control
8 2 (3.23%) Project Management
8 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) VB
3 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.84%) C#
4 2 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) ABAP
4 2 (3.23%) VBA
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) MCSA
3 3 (4.84%) MCSE
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) MCDST
4 2 (3.23%) MCP
4 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.81%) XenApp
3 10 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
6 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.61%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Backup Exec
2 5 (8.06%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) WSUS
3 2 (3.23%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.23%) OpenView
3 2 (3.23%) OVSD
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) Citrix
3 15 (24.19%) NetApp
4 12 (19.35%) VMware
5 9 (14.52%) HP
6 7 (11.29%) Symantec
7 6 (9.68%) EMC
8 5 (8.06%) Oracle
8 5 (8.06%) McAfee
9 3 (4.84%) Cisco
10 2 (3.23%) F5
10 2 (3.23%) SAP
10 2 (3.23%) Avaya
10 2 (3.23%) IBM
10 2 (3.23%) Dell
10 2 (3.23%) Altiris
11 1 (1.61%) Websense
11 1 (1.61%) Sophos
11 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.61%) Zeacom
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