The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 27 30 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.44% 0.92% 4.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 9.09% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
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£275 £381 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.86% +26.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £278 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.60% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.24%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
42 22 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.19% 10.09% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 26
Average daily rate £338 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £199 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £165.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +528.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) HND
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (60.00%) Lync
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) HND
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sophos
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya