The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 43 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 30 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.50% 2.67% 2.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.28% 15.09% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £330 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £288
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.32 £15.89 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £17.36
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -12.16%
MS Exchange
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
141 159 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.47% 17.67% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 85 49
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.89 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -12.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £15.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.36 £18.75 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 16 (47.06%) VMware
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (35.29%) Office 365
6 12 (35.29%) Citrix
6 12 (35.29%) ITIL
7 10 (29.41%) SQL
7 10 (29.41%) Migration
8 9 (26.47%) HP
8 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
9 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
10 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
10 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.65%) NetApp
11 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
12 5 (14.71%) WSUS
12 5 (14.71%) Lync
12 5 (14.71%) Change Control
12 5 (14.71%) Lumension
12 5 (14.71%) Service Management
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (20.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (14.71%) Lync
3 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
4 4 (11.76%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) SAN
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.94%) Automotive
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (14.71%) Migration Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) PKI
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (85.29%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) UNIX
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) ITIL
2 10 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (14.71%) CRM
3 5 (14.71%) Service Management
3 5 (14.71%) Change Control
4 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.76%) ITSM
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Business Development
7 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
4 5 (14.71%) MCSE
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (11.76%) MCP
6 3 (8.82%) Degree
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) WSUS
2 4 (11.76%) OVSD
3 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.88%) SCCM
4 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (5.88%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) HP
5 6 (17.65%) NetApp
6 5 (14.71%) Lumension
7 4 (11.76%) Symantec
8 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco
9 2 (5.88%) GFI Software
9 2 (5.88%) McAfee
9 2 (5.88%) Dell
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