The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 61 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 37 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.42% 2.89% 3.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.81% 16.67% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 10
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£250 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £135 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £300 £276
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 11
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.50 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% -1.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.10 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
MS Exchange
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
268 216 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.53% 17.35% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 121 108
Average daily rate £325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £184 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £25.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £17.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £33.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
Bolton - 3 - -
Oldham -8 2 £213 - 1
Salford - 1 - - 2
Stockport - - - - 3
Wigan - - - -
Altrincham - - - - 3
Rochdale - - - - 1
Cheadle - - - - 1
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 58 (86.57%) Windows
2 49 (73.13%) Microsoft
3 46 (68.66%) Active Directory
4 27 (40.30%) Citrix
5 25 (37.31%) VMware
5 25 (37.31%) Windows 7
6 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (32.84%) MS Office
9 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (28.36%) Windows XP
11 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (20.90%) LAN
13 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
14 12 (17.91%) NetApp
14 12 (17.91%) Finance
15 10 (14.93%) Migration
15 10 (14.93%) SAN
15 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
15 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
15 10 (14.93%) SQL
15 10 (14.93%) ITIL
15 10 (14.93%) XenDesktop
15 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (13.43%) IBM Notes
16 9 (13.43%) Cisco
16 9 (13.43%) Lotus
16 9 (13.43%) Firewall
17 8 (11.94%) WAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (13.43%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) Lync
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (32.84%) MS Office
2 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.90%) LAN
2 10 (14.93%) SAN
3 9 (13.43%) Firewall
4 8 (11.94%) WAN
5 6 (8.96%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.97%) VPN
6 4 (5.97%) VLAN
7 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.49%) MPLS
8 1 (1.49%) BGP
8 1 (1.49%) DNS
8 1 (1.49%) DHCP
8 1 (1.49%) VPLS
8 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.49%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
3 1 (1.49%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Support Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (11.94%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.96%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (7.46%) Server Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.49%) Open Source
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (86.57%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Windows 7
3 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (32.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (28.36%) Windows XP
6 18 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (8.96%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.99%) NetWare
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.99%) Linux
9 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) ITIL
1 10 (14.93%) Migration
2 4 (5.97%) Project Management
2 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (4.48%) Service Management
3 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
4 2 (2.99%) PRINCE
4 2 (2.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (2.99%) ITSM
4 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
4 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (2.99%) Email Migration
4 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
4 2 (2.99%) Information Assurance
5 1 (1.49%) Coaching
5 1 (1.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.49%) BCP
5 1 (1.49%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) VBScript
3 3 (4.48%) VBA
4 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) CCNA
1 7 (10.45%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (8.96%) CCA
2 6 (8.96%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (8.96%) CCEA
2 6 (8.96%) CCIA
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (4.48%) MCSE
5 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.99%) VCP4
6 1 (1.49%) MCSA
6 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (68.66%) Active Directory
2 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.93%) XenDesktop
4 7 (10.45%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (8.96%) XenServer
5 6 (8.96%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.48%) XenApp
7 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.49%) Xen
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.99%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.49%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (73.13%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.30%) Citrix
3 25 (37.31%) VMware
4 12 (17.91%) NetApp
5 9 (13.43%) Lotus
5 9 (13.43%) Cisco
6 6 (8.96%) HP
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle
8 4 (5.97%) Dell
8 4 (5.97%) Symantec
8 4 (5.97%) Apple
9 2 (2.99%) Novell
9 2 (2.99%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.99%) SAP
9 2 (2.99%) IronPort
10 1 (1.49%) Veeam
10 1 (1.49%) AVG
10 1 (1.49%) Avaya
10 1 (1.49%) EMC
10 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
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Rate: £240 - £260 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago