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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 61 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.69% 3.41% 2.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.07% 14.81% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
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£225 £310 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% +169.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £240 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £502 £127
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £310 £298
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -19.44%
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
198 81 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.94% 23.01% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 39 30
Average daily rate £390 £325 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +29.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £196 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 21 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the North East region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 November 2014. 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
Durham - 7 £188 - 2
Tyne and Wear -34 6 £313 +0.80% 3
Northumberland - - - -
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (45.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
7 7 (35.00%) Service Management
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (20.00%) VMware
10 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 4 (20.00%) iPad
10 4 (20.00%) Android
10 4 (20.00%) LDAP
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) MS Office
10 4 (20.00%) Cisco
10 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (15.00%) SQL
11 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
11 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.00%) Lync
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (20.00%) LDAP
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) MPLS
4 2 (10.00%) DSL
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Server Support
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Project Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Android
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.00%) Solaris
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) Netcool
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Draytek
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