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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 48 36 48
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.68% 3.21% 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.96% 15.89% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Average daily rate
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£230 £180 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -53.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £123 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +73.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.33
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -0.48%
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
162 107 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.69% 20.19% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 43 99
Average daily rate £365 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.27 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £49.20 £35.00
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 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 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
Watford - 9 £213 - 5
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Stevenage -4 1 £320 +113.33% 3
Bishop's Stortford - - - - 1
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 4
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 38 (80.85%) Active Directory
3 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
5 24 (51.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (46.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 21 (44.68%) Windows 7
8 20 (42.55%) VMware
9 15 (31.91%) DNS
10 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
12 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
12 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (21.28%) HP
13 10 (21.28%) Windows 8
14 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
14 9 (19.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (19.15%) ITIL
15 8 (17.02%) SQL
15 8 (17.02%) MS Office
15 8 (17.02%) DHCP
15 8 (17.02%) Citrix
16 7 (14.89%) iPhone
16 7 (14.89%) SAN
16 7 (14.89%) Linux
16 7 (14.89%) Finance
17 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
17 6 (12.77%) Backup Exec

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 24 (51.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (46.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (19.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.38%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) Lync
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) DNS
2 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.02%) DHCP
4 7 (14.89%) SAN
5 6 (12.77%) LAN
6 5 (10.64%) NAS
6 5 (10.64%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (8.51%) Firewall
7 4 (8.51%) FTP
8 3 (6.38%) WAN
8 3 (6.38%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.26%) VPN
10 1 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 11 (23.40%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Support Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) IT Support
4 6 (12.77%) Administrator
4 6 (12.77%) Technical Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Services Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.89%) iPhone
3 4 (8.51%) Replication
4 3 (6.38%) iPad
4 3 (6.38%) Clustering
5 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 39 (82.98%) Windows
2 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (44.68%) Windows 7
4 14 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (21.28%) Windows 8
7 7 (14.89%) Linux
8 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
9 5 (10.64%) UNIX
10 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.13%) Android
11 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.26%) Change Management
4 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.13%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.13%) ITSM
5 1 (2.13%) Workflow
5 1 (2.13%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) VB
3 4 (8.51%) Perl
3 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCDST
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (80.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (12.77%) vSphere
4 3 (6.38%) vCloud
4 3 (6.38%) Terminal Services
4 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.13%) KVM
6 1 (2.13%) XenServer
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.51%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.26%) SCCM
5 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.13%) OpenView
5 1 (2.13%) MOM
5 1 (2.13%) OVSD
5 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) VMware
3 10 (21.28%) HP
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 6 (12.77%) WatchGuard
6 5 (10.64%) CommVault
6 5 (10.64%) NetApp
6 5 (10.64%) Symantec
7 4 (8.51%) Cisco
8 3 (6.38%) Acronis
8 3 (6.38%) McAfee
8 3 (6.38%) Sophos
8 3 (6.38%) Veritas
9 1 (2.13%) Aruba
9 1 (2.13%) Trend Micro
9 1 (2.13%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.13%) IBM
9 1 (2.13%) Sun
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle
9 1 (2.13%) Avaya
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