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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 17 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.13% 6.36% 2.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.57% 31.82% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
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£135 £290 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% +65.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £291
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £90.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.88
% change year-on-year
- -10.51%
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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
7 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.45% 20.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
Average daily rate £330 £290 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £362
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 - £155.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Becrypt
6 2 (28.57%) Line Management
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (28.57%) McAfee
6 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) SLA
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 1 (14.29%) MOM
7 1 (14.29%) HP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Technician
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Line Management
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (14.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Becrypt
3 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Lumension