The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 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 Hampshire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 50 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 77 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.69% 2.64% 3.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.79% 14.51% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 32
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £160 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -1.40%
Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
389 317 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.65% 18.19% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 179 185
Average daily rate £353 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 25
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -43.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.10 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £47.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Basingstoke - 16 £413 - 3
Hook +15 13 £320 +2.72%
Farnborough -6 3 £313 -24.69%
Fareham - 3 £135 - 3
Southampton -14 2 - - 4
Portsmouth 0 1 £405 +305.00% 1
Ringwood - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Winchester - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 1
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 128 (90.78%) Windows
2 85 (60.28%) Active Directory
3 81 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 70 (49.65%) Microsoft
5 68 (48.23%) Security Cleared
6 66 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (35.46%) VMware
9 42 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2003
10 40 (28.37%) SC Cleared
11 33 (23.40%) Blackberry
12 32 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2007
13 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (21.28%) Windows 7
14 30 (21.28%) X.400
14 30 (21.28%) ITIL
15 29 (20.57%) PowerShell
16 28 (19.86%) DV Cleared
17 26 (18.44%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (17.02%) X.500
19 23 (16.31%) MS Excel
19 23 (16.31%) Hyper-V
20 21 (14.89%) MCSE
20 21 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
21 19 (13.48%) Windows XP
21 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
21 19 (13.48%) SCCM
22 18 (12.77%) UNIX
22 18 (12.77%) SAN
23 17 (12.06%) SMTP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 81 (57.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 42 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 32 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (8.51%) IBM Notes
5 11 (7.80%) Lync
6 10 (7.09%) Lotus Domino
7 7 (4.96%) IIS
8 6 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.13%) Documentum
11 2 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 23 (16.31%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.42%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.42%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.55%) Office 365
2 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (21.28%) X.400
2 24 (17.02%) X.500
3 18 (12.77%) SAN
4 17 (12.06%) SMTP
5 15 (10.64%) DNS
6 13 (9.22%) Internet
6 13 (9.22%) Firewall
7 7 (4.96%) DHCP
7 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
8 5 (3.55%) S/MIME
9 3 (2.13%) LDAP
9 3 (2.13%) LAN
9 3 (2.13%) IP Telephony
9 3 (2.13%) Network Security
10 2 (1.42%) WAN
10 2 (1.42%) VPN
11 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.71%) Wireless
11 1 (0.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.84%) EDMS
4 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.26%) MSI
2 1 (0.71%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (10.64%) Military
2 8 (5.67%) Finance
3 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (12.06%) Messaging Engineer
2 16 (11.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (10.64%) Consultant
4 14 (9.93%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.38%) Exchange Specialist
6 8 (5.67%) Architect
7 7 (4.96%) Messaging Consultant
7 7 (4.96%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Designer
8 6 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (3.55%) Administrator
9 5 (3.55%) Server Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) IT Support
10 4 (2.84%) Security Specialist
10 4 (2.84%) Infrastructure Designer
10 4 (2.84%) 2nd Line Support
11 3 (2.13%) Wintel Server Engineer
11 3 (2.13%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.55%) JSP
2 2 (1.42%) XML
3 1 (0.71%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.71%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.40%) Blackberry
2 11 (7.80%) Replication
3 5 (3.55%) PKI
3 5 (3.55%) Clustering
4 3 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.13%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.42%) Handset
5 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) iPad
6 1 (0.71%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.71%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 128 (90.78%) Windows
2 66 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (37.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (21.28%) Windows 7
6 19 (13.48%) Windows XP
7 18 (12.77%) UNIX
8 11 (7.80%) Windows Vista
9 7 (4.96%) Solaris
10 5 (3.55%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (2.84%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.13%) Linux
13 2 (1.42%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.71%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.71%) Android
14 1 (0.71%) CentOS
14 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.28%) ITIL
2 13 (9.22%) Migration
3 11 (7.80%) Unit Testing
4 10 (7.09%) Data Protection
5 8 (5.67%) Security Management
6 7 (4.96%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.55%) Configuration Management
7 5 (3.55%) Test Scripting
8 4 (2.84%) Validation
8 4 (2.84%) Document Management
8 4 (2.84%) Identity Management
9 3 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.13%) Project Management
9 3 (2.13%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.13%) Data Analysis
9 3 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.13%) Business Continuity
9 3 (2.13%) Release Management
9 3 (2.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (20.57%) PowerShell
2 16 (11.35%) SQL
3 12 (8.51%) VBScript
4 3 (2.13%) C
4 3 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (48.23%) Security Cleared
2 40 (28.37%) SC Cleared
3 28 (19.86%) DV Cleared
4 21 (14.89%) MCSE
4 21 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (7.09%) Degree
6 6 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.26%) CCNA
7 5 (3.55%) MCP
8 4 (2.84%) CCNP
8 4 (2.84%) VCP5
9 3 (2.13%) MCITP
10 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.71%) Chartered Engineer
10 1 (0.71%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.42%) BS7799
4 1 (0.71%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 85 (60.28%) Active Directory
2 26 (18.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (16.31%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.09%) vSphere
5 7 (4.96%) XenApp
6 5 (3.55%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.84%) DFS Replication
7 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.42%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.42%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 19 (13.48%) SCCM
2 17 (12.06%) SCOM
3 12 (8.51%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (7.09%) SCVMM
4 10 (7.09%) SCDPM
5 9 (6.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (3.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (3.55%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.84%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.13%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.13%) WSUS
9 2 (1.42%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.42%) MIIS
9 2 (1.42%) MOM
9 2 (1.42%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 70 (49.65%) Microsoft
2 50 (35.46%) VMware
3 16 (11.35%) Proofpoint
4 14 (9.93%) McAfee
5 12 (8.51%) Lotus
6 11 (7.80%) Cisco
7 10 (7.09%) Citrix
7 10 (7.09%) HP
8 9 (6.38%) Lumension
8 9 (6.38%) Sophos
9 8 (5.67%) Symantec
10 7 (4.96%) Clearswift
11 5 (3.55%) EMC
11 5 (3.55%) Intel
11 5 (3.55%) Oracle
11 5 (3.55%) ICL
12 4 (2.84%) Avaya
13 3 (2.13%) ArcSight
13 3 (2.13%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.13%) SAP
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