The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 66 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.42% 3.26% 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.95% 17.50% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 21
Average daily rate £200 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.65 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+383.91% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
MS Exchange
Berkshire

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
176 160 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.83% 18.65% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 81 100
Average daily rate £350 £415 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £33.50 £55.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.80% +122.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 20 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 16 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (57.69%) VMware
6 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (42.31%) DNS
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
8 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 9 (34.62%) DHCP
9 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
11 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (23.08%) SAN
12 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
12 6 (23.08%) Migration
13 5 (19.23%) Firewall
13 5 (19.23%) Wireless
13 5 (19.23%) MS Office
13 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (19.23%) Office 365
13 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
14 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
14 4 (15.38%) Citrix
15 3 (11.54%) DBS Check
15 3 (11.54%) Clustering

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) DNS
2 9 (34.62%) DHCP
3 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
4 6 (23.08%) SAN
5 5 (19.23%) Firewall
5 5 (19.23%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) Intranet
7 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.85%) IPv4
7 1 (3.85%) IPv6
7 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
7 1 (3.85%) VLAN
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Active Directory Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (15.38%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) IT Support
7 2 (7.69%) VMware Support Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
8 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
9 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
10 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Migration
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Presales
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Server Building
3 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) DBS Check
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCSE
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) NFS
6 1 (3.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) Simpana
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Google
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) CommVault
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
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