The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank - 34 78
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 0 56 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 5.11% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 21.21% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 47 10
Average daily rate
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- £425 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +82.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £375 £283
% change year-on-year
-17.00% +32.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -15.94%
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
152 264 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.99% 24.11% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 156 77
Average daily rate £540 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.05% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.46 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £146.00 £16.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) MCP
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (42.86%) XenApp
5 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (42.86%) MCSE
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) MCSD
6 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) Symantec
6 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
7 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
7 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (14.29%) MCDST

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) POP3
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 1 (14.29%) IMAP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) MCSD
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) MCDST
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) HP