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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 37 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.83% 2.16% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.88% 13.89% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £220 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £11.25 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -68.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
51 36 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.13% 15.58% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 41
Average daily rate £400 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £109 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £405 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -67.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 2 - - 3
Brackley - - - -
MS Exchange
East Midlands

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
5 1 (16.67%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix