The table below looks at the statistics for the Exchange Specialist role 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Exchange Specialist
Rank 412 415 402
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Specialist 1 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.055% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.059% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Exchange Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 23591 24253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 92.89% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15289 16199 15934
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 452 612
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Exchange Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Exchange Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Exchange Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Exchange Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Exchange Specialist
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
City of London +28 1 £425 -2.85% 1
Exchange Specialist
England

Exchange Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Exchange Specialist in their job title 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 with Exchange Specialist in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (20.00%) Websense
4 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) PBX
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution

Exchange Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Exchange Specialist in their job title 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 with Exchange Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) PBX
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) RightFax
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) Websense
2 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
2 1 (20.00%) Open Text