The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 59 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.41% 3.29% 2.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.22% 17.89% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 4
Average daily rate
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£190 £248 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.23% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £303 £247
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
MS Exchange
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
146 123 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.20% 18.41% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 64 52
Average daily rate £323 £350 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £187 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 10
Average hourly rate £32.75 £16.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.68% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
Hemel Hempstead +5 8 £190 -36.66%
Royston - 2 £175 -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (42.86%) Citrix
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
6 9 (32.14%) MS Office
6 9 (32.14%) LAN
6 9 (32.14%) WAN
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) Office 365
7 8 (28.57%) SAN
7 8 (28.57%) Firewall
8 7 (25.00%) Migration
8 7 (25.00%) HP
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) vSphere
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
10 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
10 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
11 4 (14.29%) NetApp

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) LAN
1 9 (32.14%) WAN
1 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (28.57%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) OSPF
4 2 (7.14%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) VLE
2 2 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (7.14%) FMCG
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.14%) Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
4 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 2 (7.14%) High Availability
5 2 (7.14%) Change Control
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.14%) Change Management
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.14%) Information Management
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 2 (7.14%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) vSphere
4 4 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) XenServer
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
1 13 (46.43%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) Apple
6 3 (10.71%) Lumension
7 2 (7.14%) F5
7 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (7.14%) EMC
8 1 (3.57%) CommVault
8 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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