The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Slough region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 31 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.76% 0.72% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 6.67% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-26.08% +26.02%
Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.21% 10.83% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 17
Average daily rate £330 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £276 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £14.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2010
Berkshire

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Slough region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Slough region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
3 1 (33.33%) DMZ
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Hitachi
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP