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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 45 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.70% 1.99% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.70% 15.79% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.40 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -3.00%
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
81 19 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 18.84% 12.58% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 8 51
Average daily rate £370 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

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 27 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Blackpool -16 2 £300 - 1
Preston - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
North West

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) VMware
4 13 (72.22%) Citrix
4 13 (72.22%) DHCP
4 13 (72.22%) DNS
5 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (66.67%) XenServer
6 10 (55.56%) XenApp
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (44.44%) SQL
8 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
9 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
9 7 (38.89%) HP
10 6 (33.33%) Project Management
10 6 (33.33%) Lync
10 6 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
11 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (27.78%) AppSense
11 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
11 5 (27.78%) SMS
11 5 (27.78%) ITIL
12 4 (22.22%) C
12 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
12 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
13 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 2 (11.11%) ISA Server

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 6 (33.33%) Lync
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DHCP
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) SMS
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Team Leader
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Assurance Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Replication
1 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.56%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) XenServer
3 10 (55.56%) XenApp
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
5 2 (11.11%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.56%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Citrix
3 7 (38.89%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) AppSense
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.56%) ScanSafe
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.56%) Infor
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