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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 55 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 18 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.21% 2.64% 3.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.33% 12.50% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
Average daily rate
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£190 £230 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £161 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £295 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 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 £16.32 £15.87 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.86% -2.36%
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
146 168 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.94% 21.13% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 109 43
Average daily rate £300 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £233 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 11
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £14.20 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £17.00 £49.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +11 9 £190 - 3
Welwyn Garden City -9 2 - -
Royston - 2 £175 -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (42.31%) Office 365
4 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
6 9 (34.62%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (30.77%) MS Office
8 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
8 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
8 7 (26.92%) Migration
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) LAN
9 6 (23.08%) WAN
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
10 5 (19.23%) Firewall
10 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (15.38%) SCCM
11 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) vSphere
11 4 (15.38%) HP
12 3 (11.54%) DHCP
12 3 (11.54%) DNS

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.69%) IIS
5 2 (7.69%) Lync
6 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
2 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (42.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) OSPF
6 1 (3.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.54%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) FMCG
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) VLE
3 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Information Management
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) vSphere
4 3 (11.54%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Lumension
6 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 2 (7.69%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) Sophos
7 1 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) EMC
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