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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 67 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 22 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.45% 2.50% 2.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.13% 15.35% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 10
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£215 £200 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -14.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £112 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £355 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £271 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 9
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £12.09 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £26.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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
241 202 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.90% 16.30% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 105 90
Average daily rate £375 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £13.40 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £37.49 £38.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 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
Cheadle - 2 - -
Bolton - 1 £1,000 - 2
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 56 (88.89%) Windows
2 46 (73.02%) Active Directory
3 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 30 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (42.86%) Citrix
6 25 (39.68%) VMware
7 23 (36.51%) Windows 7
8 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (25.40%) MS Office
12 14 (22.22%) Windows XP
12 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
13 13 (20.63%) LAN
13 13 (20.63%) ITIL
14 12 (19.05%) SQL
14 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
14 12 (19.05%) NetApp
15 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
16 10 (15.87%) Cisco
17 9 (14.29%) WAN
17 9 (14.29%) XenApp
17 9 (14.29%) SCCM
18 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2013
18 8 (12.70%) Firewall
19 7 (11.11%) Migration
19 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
19 7 (11.11%) SAN
19 7 (11.11%) Blackberry

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (9.52%) IBM Notes
4 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.17%) IIS
6 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.17%) Lync
7 1 (1.59%) TPMS
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Office
2 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.59%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) LAN
2 9 (14.29%) WAN
3 8 (12.70%) Firewall
4 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.11%) SAN
5 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.76%) VLAN
5 3 (4.76%) DHCP
5 3 (4.76%) VPN
6 2 (3.17%) DNS
6 2 (3.17%) ISDN
6 2 (3.17%) VoIP
6 2 (3.17%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.59%) OpenScape
7 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.59%) VPLS
7 1 (1.59%) BGP
7 1 (1.59%) MPLS
7 1 (1.59%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (17.46%) Support Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.17%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.17%) iPad
2 2 (3.17%) iPhone
2 2 (3.17%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Open Source
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 56 (88.89%) Windows
2 23 (36.51%) Windows 7
3 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.76%) Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) ITIL
2 7 (11.11%) Migration
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) Service Management
4 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (4.76%) Software Deployment
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE
5 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.17%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.59%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (1.59%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.59%) Information Assurance
7 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Security Testing
7 1 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) VB
2 3 (4.76%) VBA
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) CCNA
1 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) MCITP
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.76%) MCSA
2 3 (4.76%) MCP
3 2 (3.17%) MCSE
3 2 (3.17%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CCIA
4 1 (1.59%) CCENT
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.59%) MCTS
4 1 (1.59%) CCEA
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.59%) CCA
4 1 (1.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (73.02%) Active Directory
2 16 (25.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 9 (14.29%) XenApp
5 6 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.17%) XenServer
8 1 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.59%) Xen
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) SCCM
2 5 (7.94%) AirWatch
3 3 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.59%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) Citrix
3 25 (39.68%) VMware
4 12 (19.05%) NetApp
5 10 (15.87%) Cisco
6 6 (9.52%) Lotus
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle
8 4 (6.35%) Apple
8 4 (6.35%) HP
8 4 (6.35%) Veeam
9 3 (4.76%) Dell
9 3 (4.76%) Symantec
10 2 (3.17%) Business Objects
10 2 (3.17%) SAP
10 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.17%) Sophos
10 2 (3.17%) IronPort
11 1 (1.59%) Acronis
11 1 (1.59%) Lumension
11 1 (1.59%) MobileIron
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