The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 41 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.11% 4.82% 2.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.46% 36.36% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -18.66%
MS Exchange
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
67 22 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.89% 13.25% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 11 46
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 £200 £220 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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 -17 1 £300 - 1
Burnley - - - -
Preston - - - - 1
Skelmersdale - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (84.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (56.00%) Citrix
5 13 (52.00%) DHCP
5 13 (52.00%) DNS
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (40.00%) SQL
7 10 (40.00%) XenServer
8 8 (32.00%) Lync
8 8 (32.00%) XenApp
8 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (28.00%) Project Management
10 6 (24.00%) HP
10 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
12 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
12 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (16.00%) AppSense
12 4 (16.00%) SMS
12 4 (16.00%) ITIL
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (32.00%) Lync
4 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) DHCP
1 13 (52.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (16.00%) SMS
4 3 (12.00%) VoIP
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
5 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.00%) NAS
6 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.00%) OpenLDAP
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Assurance Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Implementation Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Test Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Information Security
3 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) XenServer
3 8 (32.00%) XenApp
4 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Citrix
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) AppSense
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) ScanSafe
7 1 (4.00%) MobileIron
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (4.00%) Infor
Lancashire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day + Circa £190 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £230 per day
Posted: 20 days ago