The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Northamptonshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 38 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.85% 1.92% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.66% 13.89% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£120 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.23 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-12.91% -4.30%
Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
53 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.97% 13.85% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 24
Average daily rate £338 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £578 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
MS Exchange
East Midlands

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
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 31 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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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 +1 2 - - 5
Towcester - - - -
Daventry - - - - 1
MS Exchange
East Midlands

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
5 1 (16.67%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) PDA
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Internet

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix