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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 46 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 88 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.01% 3.24% 2.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.00% 15.95% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 31 17
Average daily rate
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£315 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £298
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -19.44%
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
400 326 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.21% 20.30% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 186 181
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 15
Average hourly rate £14.86 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £24.50 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Hook -1 27 £315 +3.40% 1
Basingstoke +5 9 £350 +27.27% 3
Portsmouth -2 6 £188 -53.12% 1
Southampton -13 6 £195 -42.22% 7
Fareham -1 5 £279 -41.31% 1
Farnborough -9 3 - - 2
Winchester - 3 £200 -
Andover - 2 - - 2
Havant - - - -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 152 (88.89%) Windows
2 112 (65.50%) Active Directory
3 107 (62.57%) Microsoft
4 88 (51.46%) Security Cleared
4 88 (51.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (40.35%) VMware
6 65 (38.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 62 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 61 (35.67%) SC Cleared
9 49 (28.65%) MS Excel
10 43 (25.15%) Exchange Server 2007
11 35 (20.47%) SMTP
11 35 (20.47%) HP
12 34 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2003
13 33 (19.30%) Windows 7
14 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (18.13%) Blackberry
16 30 (17.54%) SharePoint
16 30 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (16.96%) ITIL
18 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (15.79%) DV Cleared
20 26 (15.20%) Citrix
20 26 (15.20%) MCSE
21 24 (14.04%) Lync
22 23 (13.45%) SAN
22 23 (13.45%) X.400
22 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (12.87%) X.500
23 22 (12.87%) Symantec

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 62 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 43 (25.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 34 (19.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 30 (17.54%) SharePoint
5 24 (14.04%) Lync
6 18 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (7.60%) IIS
8 7 (4.09%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (2.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (28.65%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.87%) MS Office
3 6 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.51%) PaintShop Pro
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) assyst
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.17%) SaaS
1 2 (1.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (20.47%) SMTP
2 23 (13.45%) SAN
2 23 (13.45%) X.400
3 22 (12.87%) X.500
4 19 (11.11%) DNS
5 18 (10.53%) Firewall
6 16 (9.36%) DHCP
7 14 (8.19%) LAN
8 9 (5.26%) WAN
9 6 (3.51%) VPN
10 5 (2.92%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.92%) LDAP
10 5 (2.92%) S/MIME
11 4 (2.34%) Network Security
11 4 (2.34%) Internet
12 3 (1.75%) SSL
12 3 (1.75%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (1.75%) IPsec
12 3 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.75%) EDMS
7 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 12 (7.02%) Finance
2 9 (5.26%) Military
3 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.34%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (12.87%) Messaging Engineer
2 21 (12.28%) Administrator
3 18 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (9.94%) Consultant
4 17 (9.94%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (7.60%) Analyst
5 13 (7.60%) Support Engineer
6 11 (6.43%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 10 (5.85%) Architect
8 7 (4.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.09%) Exchange Engineer
8 7 (4.09%) Exchange Specialist
8 7 (4.09%) IT Support
9 6 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.51%) Author
9 6 (3.51%) Technical Author
10 5 (2.92%) Desktop Support
10 5 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
10 5 (2.92%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.34%) JSP
2 2 (1.17%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.17%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.13%) Blackberry
2 23 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.77%) Clustering
4 9 (5.26%) Replication
5 8 (4.68%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.34%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.34%) CMDB
7 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.58%) Life Science
7 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 152 (88.89%) Windows
2 88 (51.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (38.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (19.30%) Windows 7
5 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (9.94%) Windows XP
7 15 (8.77%) UNIX
8 14 (8.19%) Windows Vista
9 12 (7.02%) Windows 2000
10 7 (4.09%) Solaris
11 3 (1.75%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.58%) Android
13 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.58%) Linux
13 1 (0.58%) AIX
13 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.96%) ITIL
2 16 (9.36%) Migration
3 12 (7.02%) Mentoring
4 11 (6.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 8 (4.68%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (4.68%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (4.09%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (4.09%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (4.09%) Security Management
7 7 (4.09%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.51%) Change Management
8 6 (3.51%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.51%) ITIL V3
9 5 (2.92%) Network Management
9 5 (2.92%) Service Management
10 4 (2.34%) Project Management
10 4 (2.34%) Business Continuity
10 4 (2.34%) Workflow
10 4 (2.34%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.70%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.36%) SQL
3 9 (5.26%) VBScript
4 5 (2.92%) VB
5 3 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (51.46%) Security Cleared
2 61 (35.67%) SC Cleared
3 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 26 (15.20%) MCSE
6 21 (12.28%) MCP
7 10 (5.85%) Degree
8 4 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.75%) MCITP
10 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.58%) CCNP
11 1 (0.58%) CCNA
11 1 (0.58%) MCDST
11 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.70%) SLA
2 3 (1.75%) BS7799
2 3 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.75%) QA
2 3 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 112 (65.50%) Active Directory
2 30 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.36%) VMware ESX
4 11 (6.43%) vSphere
5 6 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.92%) vCloud
6 5 (2.92%) XenApp
7 4 (2.34%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.34%) ISA Server
8 3 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.58%) XenServer
10 1 (0.58%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 22 (12.87%) ARCserve
2 15 (8.77%) Backup Exec
2 15 (8.77%) HP SIM
3 13 (7.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 9 (5.26%) SCCM
4 9 (5.26%) SCOM
5 8 (4.68%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (2.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (2.34%) MOM
8 3 (1.75%) Unicenter
8 3 (1.75%) WSUS
8 3 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.17%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (1.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.17%) MIIS
9 2 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.58%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 107 (62.57%) Microsoft
2 69 (40.35%) VMware
3 35 (20.47%) HP
4 26 (15.20%) Citrix
5 22 (12.87%) CA
5 22 (12.87%) Symantec
6 20 (11.70%) McAfee
7 13 (7.60%) Lumension
8 12 (7.02%) Sophos
8 12 (7.02%) Cisco
9 11 (6.43%) Proofpoint
10 10 (5.85%) 3PAR
11 9 (5.26%) Avaya
11 9 (5.26%) Remedy
12 7 (4.09%) Altiris
13 5 (2.92%) Acronis
13 5 (2.92%) Veritas
13 5 (2.92%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.34%) NetApp
14 4 (2.34%) Clearswift
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