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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 71 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 35 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.86% 2.14% 2.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.90% 13.53% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 12
Average daily rate
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£310 £255 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £172 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £337 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 16
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £20.85 £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
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
321 207 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.04% 15.81% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 113 95
Average daily rate £403 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 34
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.91 £19.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Wigan 0 1 - -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
3 40 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (56.90%) VMware
5 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
6 26 (44.83%) Citrix
7 25 (43.10%) SCCM
8 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
9 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
10 16 (27.59%) XenApp
10 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (22.41%) ITIL
11 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
11 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
15 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
16 8 (13.79%) Lync
16 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
16 8 (13.79%) Migration
16 8 (13.79%) Cisco
17 7 (12.07%) SQL
17 7 (12.07%) MS Office
17 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
18 6 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
18 6 (10.34%) Lotus
18 6 (10.34%) IBM Notes
18 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
18 6 (10.34%) Information Security

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 40 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (13.79%) Lync
4 6 (10.34%) IBM Notes
5 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) TPMS
7 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DHCP
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
2 3 (5.17%) SAN
2 3 (5.17%) LAN
2 3 (5.17%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) ISDN
3 2 (3.45%) VoIP
3 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) Skype
4 1 (1.72%) OpenScape
4 1 (1.72%) Intranet
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) 3rd Line Support
2 15 (25.86%) Support Engineer
3 13 (22.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.17%) IT Support Technician
7 3 (5.17%) IT Support
8 2 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
9 1 (1.72%) Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.45%) iPhone
1 2 (3.45%) iPad
2 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.72%) DTV
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Handset
2 1 (1.72%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (17.24%) Windows XP
6 8 (13.79%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.45%) Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.72%) Android
8 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.72%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) Migration
3 6 (10.34%) Information Security
3 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.90%) Application Discovery
5 4 (6.90%) Project Management
6 3 (5.17%) Logistics
7 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.45%) Change Management
7 2 (3.45%) PRINCE
7 2 (3.45%) Server Building
7 2 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.45%) Email Migration
8 1 (1.72%) Software Asset Management
8 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.72%) Test Scripting
8 1 (1.72%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.07%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) VB
4 1 (1.72%) C
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.90%) MCSA
3 4 (6.90%) MCITP
4 3 (5.17%) MCP
5 2 (3.45%) MCSE
5 2 (3.45%) CCNA
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
6 1 (1.72%) CCENT
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.72%) CCNP
6 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 19 (32.76%) Hyper-V
3 16 (27.59%) XenApp
4 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (8.62%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (43.10%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) AirWatch
3 3 (5.17%) SCOM
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (56.90%) VMware
2 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
3 26 (44.83%) Citrix
4 8 (13.79%) Cisco
5 6 (10.34%) Lotus
6 5 (8.62%) Sophos
7 4 (6.90%) NetApp
7 4 (6.90%) HP
8 3 (5.17%) Dell
8 3 (5.17%) Veeam
9 2 (3.45%) SAP
9 2 (3.45%) Brocade
10 1 (1.72%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.72%) IronPort
10 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.72%) Symantec
10 1 (1.72%) McAfee
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle
10 1 (1.72%) IBM
10 1 (1.72%) Avaya
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