The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 18 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.94% 0.69% 6.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.57% 4.35% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £288 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
MS Exchange
Gloucestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.80% 15.86% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 9
Average daily rate £450 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £375 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £415 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Sophos
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITSM
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) SCOM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Migration Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) UAG
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) AppSense
2 1 (14.29%) Canon
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (14.29%) VMware