The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 15 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.86% - 5.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £270 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £280
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
MS Exchange
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Application Platforms Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
5 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 7.14% 20.27% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate £270 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ADSL
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support
2 1 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Panasonic