The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 45 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 26 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.69% 4.34% 3.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.27% 27.38% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 12
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£198 £223 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% -33.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £160 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £318 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £16.83 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
MS Exchange
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
196 84 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.84% 15.85% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 36 87
Average daily rate £400 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £169 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -64.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 19 £170 -22.72%
Banbury - 2 £263 -
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
Wallingford - 1 £238 -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
3 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (43.48%) Windows 7
5 18 (39.13%) VMware
6 16 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
10 10 (21.74%) DHCP
10 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (19.57%) SCCM
11 9 (19.57%) Citrix
11 9 (19.57%) MS Office
11 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
12 8 (17.39%) Office 365
12 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
12 8 (17.39%) XenApp
13 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
13 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
13 7 (15.22%) SAN
13 7 (15.22%) Acronis
13 7 (15.22%) Lumension
14 6 (13.04%) DNS
14 6 (13.04%) vSphere
15 5 (10.87%) SCOM
15 5 (10.87%) Blackberry

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.52%) IBM Notes
5 3 (6.52%) Lync
5 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.35%) IIS
6 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Office 365
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.52%) Yammer
4 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) DHCP
2 7 (15.22%) SAN
3 6 (13.04%) DNS
4 4 (8.70%) WAN
5 3 (6.52%) Network Security
6 2 (4.35%) NAS
6 2 (4.35%) SSL
6 2 (4.35%) Wireless
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
6 2 (4.35%) Internet
7 1 (2.17%) MPLS
7 1 (2.17%) Firewall
7 1 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Support Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Desktop Support
4 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Server Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Network Support
6 5 (10.87%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.52%) Architect
8 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support
9 2 (4.35%) Lead Technical Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Desktop Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.35%) EMC VNX
2 2 (4.35%) EMC VNXe
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (19.57%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.87%) Linux
6 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.70%) UNIX
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (6.52%) Migration
2 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
3 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
3 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL
3 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (2.17%) CRM
4 1 (2.17%) Network Design
4 1 (2.17%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.17%) Time Management
4 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.52%) MCSE
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) XenApp
3 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.04%) vSphere
5 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) SCOM
3 3 (6.52%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) VMware
3 9 (19.57%) Citrix
4 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.22%) Acronis
4 7 (15.22%) Lumension
5 5 (10.87%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
7 3 (6.52%) Cisco
7 3 (6.52%) Juniper
7 3 (6.52%) NetApp
7 3 (6.52%) Lotus
7 3 (6.52%) McAfee
8 2 (4.35%) Websense
8 2 (4.35%) Veeam
8 2 (4.35%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.35%) Apple
8 2 (4.35%) Meru Networks
9 1 (2.17%) Dell
9 1 (2.17%) Google