The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 36 31 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.12% 1.10% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.57% 5.17% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Average daily rate
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£135 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £10.17 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
MS Exchange
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
74 58 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.75% 21.25% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 15
Average daily rate £350 £188 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £320 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £15.59 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
Northampton -3 7 £120 - 1
Daventry - - - -
MS Exchange
East Midlands

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) Google
5 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (23.53%) Google Apps
5 4 (23.53%) Office 365
5 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) DHCP
7 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Lotus
7 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Apps
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) PDA
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Vista
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
1 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) Email Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Coaching
3 1 (5.88%) CAD
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Lotus
4 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) Avaya
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Nokia
5 1 (5.88%) Websense
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Dell