The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 17 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 Nottingham 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 33 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.83% 1.32% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.00% 8.16% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £245 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £23.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +32.85%
Application Platforms Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 49 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.23% 16.12% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 28
Average daily rate £363 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £12.75 £29.00 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.03% +241.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2010
Nottinghamshire

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Nottingham region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Nottingham region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
4 13 (81.25%) VMware
5 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
6 11 (68.75%) ITIL
6 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (56.25%) MS Office
8 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
8 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (50.00%) SAN
9 8 (50.00%) Cisco
9 8 (50.00%) HP
9 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (43.75%) Dell
10 7 (43.75%) Citrix
10 7 (43.75%) Firewall
11 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
12 3 (18.75%) vSphere
12 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (18.75%) MCSE
12 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (12.50%) Sophos
14 1 (6.25%) MCITP

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCA
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) HP ASE
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) Dell
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Sophos