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 27 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 35 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.75% 1.64% 3.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.43% 11.36% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£150 £200 £211
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -5.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.87 £16.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-2.36% +3.17%
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
53 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.60% 14.43% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 10
Average daily rate £325 £355 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +62.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £462 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.18% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £10.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
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 27 August 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
(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
Leicester +5 2 - - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
MS Exchange
East Midlands

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
3 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) SCOM
6 2 (18.18%) Network Security
6 2 (18.18%) Kaspersky
6 2 (18.18%) Lync
6 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) VoIP
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Supervisor
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Kaspersky
3 2 (18.18%) HP
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