The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 66 52 71
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 59 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.63% 3.16% 2.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.30% 16.16% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 25
Average daily rate
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£400 £298 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.45% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £185 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £426 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £278 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.60% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.92% +103.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £28.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £28.00 £28.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.24%
MS Exchange
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
362 396 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.13% 19.53% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 253 214
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 21
Average hourly rate £14.50 £52.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.38% +250.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £28.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £52.50 £38.50
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 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 April 2015.

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 April 2015. 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
Hook +5 20 £333 +10.37%
Winchester -3 7 £535 -
Basingstoke -7 6 - - 7
Havant -2 3 £590 +81.53% 2
Farnborough -9 2 £447 +16.10%
Southampton -14 1 - -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 101 (87.83%) Windows
2 71 (61.74%) Active Directory
3 63 (54.78%) Security Cleared
4 62 (53.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 59 (51.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (48.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (46.09%) Microsoft
8 52 (45.22%) SC Cleared
9 24 (20.87%) VMware
10 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (19.13%) Exchange Server 2007
11 22 (19.13%) Windows 7
11 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (18.26%) MS Excel
13 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
13 20 (17.39%) ITIL
14 18 (15.65%) Citrix
15 17 (14.78%) SQL
15 17 (14.78%) MS Office
15 17 (14.78%) UNIX
15 17 (14.78%) Migration
16 16 (13.91%) Blackberry
17 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
18 14 (12.17%) PaintShop Pro
18 14 (12.17%) MS Visio
19 13 (11.30%) MCSE
19 13 (11.30%) SMTP
20 12 (10.43%) DNS
21 11 (9.57%) HP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 62 (53.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (19.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 11 (9.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (9.57%) Lync
6 5 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.61%) IIS
7 3 (2.61%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (18.26%) MS Excel
2 17 (14.78%) MS Office
3 14 (12.17%) PaintShop Pro
3 14 (12.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) assyst
2 4 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) SMTP
2 12 (10.43%) DNS
3 10 (8.70%) LAN
4 9 (7.83%) DHCP
5 8 (6.96%) SAN
6 7 (6.09%) Firewall
7 6 (5.22%) WAN
8 5 (4.35%) X.400
9 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.61%) X.500
10 2 (1.74%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.74%) Wireless
10 2 (1.74%) VPN
10 2 (1.74%) VoIP
10 2 (1.74%) Internet
11 1 (0.87%) MGCP
11 1 (0.87%) LDAP
11 1 (0.87%) ADSL
11 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.87%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.48%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.48%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.87%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.87%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (4.35%) Military
2 4 (3.48%) Finance
3 1 (0.87%) Back Office
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.87%) Legal
3 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.87%) Advertising
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (17.39%) Author
2 15 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 14 (12.17%) Technical Author
3 14 (12.17%) Messaging Engineer
4 10 (8.70%) IT Support
5 9 (7.83%) Architect
6 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.96%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.09%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Administrator
9 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.48%) Consultant
10 4 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (3.48%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Team Leader
11 3 (2.61%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
1 2 (1.74%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.83%) Replication
4 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.61%) Clustering
5 3 (2.61%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.87%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.87%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.87%) CMDB
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 101 (87.83%) Windows
2 59 (51.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 56 (48.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (19.13%) Windows 7
4 22 (19.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (14.78%) UNIX
6 10 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.74%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.74%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.87%) AIX
9 1 (0.87%) Solaris
9 1 (0.87%) Linux
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.39%) ITIL
2 17 (14.78%) Migration
3 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
4 6 (5.22%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (5.22%) ITIL V3
4 6 (5.22%) Service Management
4 6 (5.22%) Change Management
5 5 (4.35%) CRM
5 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.48%) Network Management
6 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.61%) Validation
7 3 (2.61%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (1.74%) Email Migration
8 2 (1.74%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (1.74%) Project Management
8 2 (1.74%) ITSM
9 1 (0.87%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.78%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.09%) VBScript
4 2 (1.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (54.78%) Security Cleared
2 52 (45.22%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (11.30%) MCSE
5 11 (9.57%) MCP
6 4 (3.48%) Degree
6 4 (3.48%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.74%) MCITP
7 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) CCNP
8 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.87%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.87%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (61.74%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) XenDesktop
2 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.09%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.09%) XenApp
4 6 (5.22%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.61%) vSphere
6 2 (1.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.74%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (9.57%) ARCserve
2 5 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (4.35%) SCCM
2 5 (4.35%) HP SIM
3 4 (3.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.74%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.74%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.87%) SCOM
6 1 (0.87%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.87%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.87%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 53 (46.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.87%) VMware
3 18 (15.65%) Citrix
4 11 (9.57%) HP
4 11 (9.57%) CA
5 10 (8.70%) Symantec
6 8 (6.96%) McAfee
7 6 (5.22%) Proofpoint
7 6 (5.22%) Altiris
7 6 (5.22%) Remedy
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle
9 4 (3.48%) 3PAR
9 4 (3.48%) IBM
9 4 (3.48%) Avaya
10 3 (2.61%) Lotus
10 3 (2.61%) Cisco
10 3 (2.61%) OpenText
10 3 (2.61%) Brocade
10 3 (2.61%) ICL
10 3 (2.61%) Ventyx