The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 16 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 Nottinghamshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 30 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.21% 2.75% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.53% 17.54% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £450 £241 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.52% +17.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
51 57 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.64% 15.66% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 35
Average daily rate £350 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £29.00 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.17% +241.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
MS Exchange
East Midlands

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Nottingham +4 12 £450 +83.67% 5
Worksop - - - - 1
Mansfield - - - - 1
MS Exchange
East Midlands

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (60.71%) VMware
4 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (50.00%) ITIL
6 14 (50.00%) Windows XP
7 13 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (42.86%) Citrix
8 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (35.71%) MS Office
11 9 (32.14%) SAN
11 9 (32.14%) HP
11 9 (32.14%) Cisco
11 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
12 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (28.57%) MCSE
13 7 (25.00%) Firewall
13 7 (25.00%) Dell
14 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
15 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
16 4 (14.29%) Migration
17 3 (10.71%) vSphere
17 3 (10.71%) Lync
17 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
17 3 (10.71%) SCCM

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 17 (60.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (46.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.71%) Lync
5 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.57%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Support Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Email Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Rollout Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Online Gambling
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (32.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Email Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Online Security
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (28.57%) MCSE
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.14%) MCITP
4 1 (3.57%) HP ASE
4 1 (3.57%) CCA
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 2 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) VMware
3 12 (42.86%) Citrix
4 9 (32.14%) HP
4 9 (32.14%) Cisco
5 7 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Sophos
7 1 (3.57%) RightFax
7 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.57%) IBM
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Apple