The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 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 Oxfordshire 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 2007
Rank 49 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 2 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.37% 1.52% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% 6.93% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £265 £270
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.54 £17.63 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.16% -50.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.79% +10.00%
Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
72 101 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.21% 21.96% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 63 86
Average daily rate £260 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.86% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £16.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2007
South East

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Oxfordshire region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Oxfordshire region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the Oxfordshire 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
Oxford - 2 - - 1
Abingdon - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
South East

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) DNS

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) IT Support
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Apple