The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 37 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.68% 2.11% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.58% 16.22% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £114 £135 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £24.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
MS Exchange
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
66 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 22.22% 13.03% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 16
Average daily rate £250 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £90 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £359 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £14.25 £24.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Kegworth - 3 £114 -
Leicester -5 2 £250 +42.85%
MS Exchange
East Midlands

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) HP
3 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) SAN
6 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
8 7 (38.89%) IBM Notes
8 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
8 7 (38.89%) IIS
8 7 (38.89%) IBM
8 7 (38.89%) Lotus
8 7 (38.89%) Dell
8 7 (38.89%) EMC
8 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
8 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
8 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
8 7 (38.89%) SCCM
8 7 (38.89%) Data Protection

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (38.89%) IBM Notes
2 7 (38.89%) IIS
2 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
3 6 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) VPN
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 3 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) IPv4
6 2 (11.11%) PBX
6 2 (11.11%) VLAN
7 1 (5.56%) LAN
7 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Security Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) IT Support
4 4 (22.22%) IT Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Technician
6 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Field Support Technician
6 2 (11.11%) Lotus Notes Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Support Technician
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Support
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Clustering
2 6 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
5 7 (38.89%) Windows 8
6 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (38.89%) Change Management
2 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
2 7 (38.89%) Incident Management
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
2 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Software Licensing
4 2 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (38.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) HP
3 9 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Altiris
4 7 (38.89%) Dell
4 7 (38.89%) EMC
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
4 7 (38.89%) Lotus
5 5 (27.78%) Citrix