The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 27 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.75% 3.40% 5.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.24% 25.00% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £215 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.23% -10.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Application Platforms Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 15.93% 13.61% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 15
Average daily rate £210 £215 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -46.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) MCTS
6 2 (18.18%) MCITP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) Clustering
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) HP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) Lync
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCTS
1 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) CA
4 1 (9.09%) F5