The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 55 57 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.56% 1.08% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.04% 4.38% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
MS Exchange
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
99 160 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.83% 24.65% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 115 21
Average daily rate £300 £260 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £421 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £170.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.94% +1196.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Tyne and Wear +3 4 £275 -15.38% 3
Durham - - - -
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
3 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (48.15%) HP
5 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
5 13 (48.15%) ITIL
6 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
7 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (37.04%) SAN
8 9 (33.33%) VMware
8 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (25.93%) Lync
10 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
10 7 (25.93%) UNIX
10 7 (25.93%) Solaris
10 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (22.22%) IIS
11 6 (22.22%) SQL
11 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
11 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (18.52%) MCSE
12 5 (18.52%) MCSA
12 5 (18.52%) DHCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 7 (25.93%) Lync
3 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (22.22%) IIS
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) LDAP
3 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Project Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) Solaris
4 7 (25.93%) UNIX
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.81%) Linux
7 3 (11.11%) Android
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 10 (37.04%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (25.93%) Software Delivery
4 5 (18.52%) Content Management
4 5 (18.52%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
7 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) MCSA
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) KVM
3 1 (3.70%) iptables
3 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) HP
3 9 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus
5 1 (3.70%) Wyse
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) Sybase
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco