The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 33 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 8 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.22% 3.49% 15.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 28.57% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 30
Average daily rate
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£220 £350 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £350 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.50% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.54% -6.06%
MS Exchange
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
99 28 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.95% 12.23% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 15 53
Average daily rate £403 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £293 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -53.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 22 (70.97%) Windows
3 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
7 9 (29.03%) SQL
8 8 (25.81%) MS Office
8 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
9 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
9 7 (22.58%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (22.58%) CRM
9 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
10 6 (19.35%) Migration
10 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
11 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
11 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco
11 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
11 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
12 4 (12.90%) VMware
12 4 (12.90%) Lync

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
4 7 (22.58%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (12.90%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) SAN
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Service Architect
5 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) EMC VNXe
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 8
6 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) CRM
2 6 (19.35%) Migration
2 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
1 2 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.23%) Meru Networks
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) EMC