The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead 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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 19 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.25% 7.50% 2.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.26% 28.13% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
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£400 £335 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +48.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -19.44%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Application Platforms Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
39 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 31.71% 26.67% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 10
Average daily rate £350 £330 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +240.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 7
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (60.00%) Symantec
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (60.00%) X-Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) DFS Replication
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (60.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Symantec
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) EMC
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco