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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 44 63 44
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 83 46 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.03% 2.52% 4.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.65% 13.03% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 16 44
Average daily rate
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£310 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £311
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £13.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £24.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.87 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +4.83%
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
402 353 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.52% 19.37% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 195 249
Average daily rate £338 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 23
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £24.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 +10 20 £310 -0.48% 1
Basingstoke +36 18 £335 - 2
Farnborough +2 8 £225 - 2
Fareham - 4 £190 - 3
Southampton -18 3 £253 -22.30% 3
Winchester +4 1 £350 -
Portsmouth -7 1 £405 +305.00% 2
Ringwood - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 139 (91.45%) Windows
2 94 (61.84%) Active Directory
3 83 (54.61%) Microsoft
4 76 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 73 (48.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 73 (48.03%) Security Cleared
6 59 (38.82%) VMware
7 50 (32.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 49 (32.24%) SC Cleared
9 43 (28.29%) Exchange Server 2003
10 39 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 37 (24.34%) Blackberry
12 33 (21.71%) Windows 7
13 30 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
14 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (18.42%) MCSE
15 28 (18.42%) MS Excel
16 27 (17.76%) ITIL
16 27 (17.76%) DV Cleared
17 26 (17.11%) PowerShell
17 26 (17.11%) X.400
18 23 (15.13%) X.500
19 22 (14.47%) SAN
19 22 (14.47%) HP
20 20 (13.16%) Migration
20 20 (13.16%) SMTP
21 18 (11.84%) Lync
22 17 (11.18%) Windows XP
22 17 (11.18%) VBScript

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 43 (28.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 39 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (11.84%) Lync
5 12 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (5.92%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.61%) IIS
8 6 (3.95%) IBM Notes
8 6 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (1.97%) Documentum
10 3 (1.97%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 28 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.24%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS Project
3 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.66%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.66%) assyst
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.29%) Office 365
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.11%) X.400
2 23 (15.13%) X.500
3 22 (14.47%) SAN
4 20 (13.16%) SMTP
5 15 (9.87%) DNS
5 15 (9.87%) Firewall
6 10 (6.58%) DHCP
7 8 (5.26%) LAN
8 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.61%) Internet
9 5 (3.29%) S/MIME
9 5 (3.29%) WAN
9 5 (3.29%) Network Security
10 4 (2.63%) VPN
11 3 (1.97%) SSL
11 3 (1.97%) IPsec
11 3 (1.97%) IP Telephony
11 3 (1.97%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.66%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (4.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.29%) EDMS
4 4 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.95%) MSI
2 1 (0.66%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (9.21%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Military
3 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.97%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (13.82%) Messaging Engineer
2 18 (11.84%) Consultant
3 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (7.89%) Support Engineer
5 10 (6.58%) Administrator
6 9 (5.92%) Analyst
6 9 (5.92%) Exchange Specialist
6 9 (5.92%) Exchange Engineer
7 8 (5.26%) Architect
7 8 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (3.95%) Messaging Consultant
8 6 (3.95%) Designer
9 5 (3.29%) Security Specialist
9 5 (3.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 4 (2.63%) Migration Engineer
10 4 (2.63%) Desktop Support
10 4 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.29%) JSP
2 1 (0.66%) XML
2 1 (0.66%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.66%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.66%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (24.34%) Blackberry
2 12 (7.89%) Clustering
3 10 (6.58%) Replication
4 5 (3.29%) PKI
5 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.97%) CLARiiON
6 3 (1.97%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) Handset
8 1 (0.66%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.66%) Life Science
8 1 (0.66%) CMDB
8 1 (0.66%) iPhone
8 1 (0.66%) iPad
8 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 139 (91.45%) Windows
2 73 (48.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (32.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (21.71%) Windows 7
5 30 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.18%) Windows XP
7 15 (9.87%) UNIX
8 14 (9.21%) Windows Vista
9 8 (5.26%) Solaris
10 6 (3.95%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.95%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.97%) Linux
12 2 (1.32%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.32%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.66%) Android
13 1 (0.66%) CentOS
13 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.76%) ITIL
2 20 (13.16%) Migration
3 9 (5.92%) Unit Testing
3 9 (5.92%) Security Management
4 7 (4.61%) Service Delivery
5 6 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (3.29%) Test Scripting
6 5 (3.29%) Validation
7 4 (2.63%) Business Continuity
7 4 (2.63%) Document Management
7 4 (2.63%) Project Management
7 4 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 4 (2.63%) Data Protection
7 4 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (1.97%) Budget Control
8 3 (1.97%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (1.97%) ITIL V3
8 3 (1.97%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.97%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.11%) PowerShell
2 17 (11.18%) VBScript
3 14 (9.21%) SQL
4 3 (1.97%) C
4 3 (1.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 73 (48.03%) Security Cleared
2 49 (32.24%) SC Cleared
3 28 (18.42%) MCSE
3 28 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (17.76%) DV Cleared
5 12 (7.89%) MCP
5 12 (7.89%) Degree
6 6 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.95%) CCNA
6 6 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.63%) CCNP
7 4 (2.63%) MCITP
7 4 (2.63%) VCP5
8 1 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.66%) VCP4
8 1 (0.66%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.92%) SLA
2 3 (1.97%) BS7799
2 3 (1.97%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.97%) QA
3 2 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (61.84%) Active Directory
2 29 (19.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.18%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.58%) vSphere
5 9 (5.92%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.63%) XenApp
6 4 (2.63%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.63%) DFS Replication
7 3 (1.97%) vCloud
8 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.66%) XenServer
9 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (9.21%) SCOM
2 13 (8.55%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (8.55%) SCCM
3 9 (5.92%) ARCserve
4 8 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 7 (4.61%) HP SIM
6 6 (3.95%) Backup Exec
6 6 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.63%) SCDPM
7 4 (2.63%) WSUS
7 4 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (2.63%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.66%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.66%) MOM
10 1 (0.66%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.66%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 83 (54.61%) Microsoft
2 59 (38.82%) VMware
3 22 (14.47%) HP
4 16 (10.53%) McAfee
4 16 (10.53%) Proofpoint
5 12 (7.89%) Sophos
5 12 (7.89%) Cisco
6 11 (7.24%) Citrix
6 11 (7.24%) Symantec
7 10 (6.58%) Lumension
8 9 (5.92%) CA
9 8 (5.26%) Clearswift
10 6 (3.95%) Lotus
10 6 (3.95%) Avaya
10 6 (3.95%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.29%) EMC
11 5 (3.29%) Intel
11 5 (3.29%) Oracle
11 5 (3.29%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.97%) Websense
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