The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 28 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.54% 0.68% 2.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 7.14% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
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£215 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £280 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -6.06%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Application Platforms Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
42 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 16.15% 9.52% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 7
Average daily rate £375 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £299 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -11.84%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (37.50%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (37.50%) SAN
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) Lync
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (25.00%) Office 365
7 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) McAfee
7 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (25.00%) Lync
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) ICT Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco