The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 5.5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 5.5 over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank - - 399
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - - 0.032%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £565
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Exchange Server 5.5
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3884 3991 4114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.62% 19.03% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2720 2785 2753
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 78 79
Average hourly rate £22.62 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.50 £34.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 5.5 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Exchange Server 5.5
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the London region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 5.5
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the London region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Software Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus