The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank - 27 28
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.45% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 18.75% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £20.25 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +14.08%
Exchange Server 2010
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
66 16 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.90% 7.73% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 7 46
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £240 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -0.13%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Lancashire region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Lancashire region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
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Job
Vacancies
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Preston - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
North West

Exchange Server 2010
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 Exchange Server 2010.

1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (69.23%) XenServer
4 8 (61.54%) DHCP
4 8 (61.54%) DNS
5 7 (53.85%) XenApp
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
7 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (38.46%) Project Management
7 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (30.77%) AppSense
8 4 (30.77%) HP
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) SMS
8 4 (30.77%) Lync
8 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
9 2 (15.38%) C
10 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
10 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 Exchange Server 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DHCP
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) SMS
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Assurance Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) XenServer
3 7 (53.85%) XenApp
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Citrix
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) AppSense
2 4 (30.77%) HP