The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 24 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.36% 2.70% 2.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 15.63% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £525 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
MS Exchange
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
17 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 11.56% 17.30% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 13
Average daily rate £500 £350 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) iPlanet
2 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWare
1 1 (33.33%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Support
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) DoDAF
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) MODAF
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) CCSP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ClearTrust
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) BEA
2 1 (33.33%) CA
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Vitria
2 1 (33.33%) VMware