The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 21 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 3.73% 2.01% 2.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.00% 19.05% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
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£236 £374 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £278 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.60% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.24%
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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 Luton region.

Application Platforms Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.53% 10.55% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 11
Average daily rate £250 £425 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +112.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £313 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £518 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Luton

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) Sun
6 1 (14.29%) iPhone
6 1 (14.29%) SAP Business One
6 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (14.29%) RightFax
6 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (14.29%) TeleForm
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (14.29%) Mitel
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (14.29%) Blackberry

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Business One
1 1 (14.29%) TeleForm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) ADSL
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) RightFax
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (14.29%) Metastorm
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP