The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 17 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.33% 3.70% 2.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 18.75% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £290 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +45.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £270
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% -5.71%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Application Platforms Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
6 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 8.00% 19.75% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £260 £290 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +28.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.64%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

MS Exchange
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) McAfee
4 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) Becrypt
4 2 (40.00%) Line Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee
1 2 (40.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (20.00%) HP