The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 106 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 23 40 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.76% 1.50% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.25% 8.21% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 6
Average daily rate
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£320 £256 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £226 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 20
Average hourly rate £16.75 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.86% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.25 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £23.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-37.90% +22.85%
Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
438 487 705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 14.43% 18.24% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 220 384
Average daily rate £325 £313 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 49
Average hourly rate £15.28 £20.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.60% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £34.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2007
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Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the North West region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the North West region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Cheshire -2 14 £288 +14.08% 3
Manchester -5 8 £320 +8.93% 2
Lancashire -15 1 £350 +19.65%
Merseyside - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
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Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007.

1 37 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 36 (97.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (83.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
4 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
5 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (51.35%) VMware
9 18 (48.65%) SharePoint
10 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
10 16 (43.24%) IIS
11 13 (35.14%) Citrix
12 12 (32.43%) Cyber-Ark
12 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
13 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
14 9 (24.32%) DHCP
14 9 (24.32%) DNS
15 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (16.22%) Linux
17 6 (16.22%) Banking
18 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
18 5 (13.51%) MCITP
18 5 (13.51%) SCOM
18 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
18 5 (13.51%) SAN
18 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
18 5 (13.51%) Finance

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 24 (64.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (48.65%) SharePoint
5 16 (43.24%) IIS
6 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) DHCP
1 9 (24.32%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.70%) ADSL
4 1 (2.70%) Broadband
4 1 (2.70%) Intranet
4 1 (2.70%) Extranet
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (16.22%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 4 (10.81%) Consultant
2 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
2 4 (10.81%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Technical Consultant
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Support
3 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Server Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Wiki
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
1 36 (97.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 31 (83.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.81%) UNIX
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (10.81%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) Document Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCITP
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.11%) MCP
4 3 (8.11%) MCSA
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) MCTS
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.81%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Backup Exec
1 5 (13.51%) SCOM
2 4 (10.81%) SCCM
3 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 13 (35.14%) Citrix
4 12 (32.43%) Cyber-Ark
5 5 (13.51%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 3 (8.11%) Cisco
8 2 (5.41%) EMC
8 2 (5.41%) Apple
8 2 (5.41%) Juniper
8 2 (5.41%) Informatica
8 2 (5.41%) Open Text
8 2 (5.41%) Siebel
8 2 (5.41%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.70%) ScanSafe
9 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.70%) IBM
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