The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 40 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.99% 6.10% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.92% 21.13% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£168 £275 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.09% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £160 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £423 £198
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% -7.14%
MS Exchange
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
61 71 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.07% 28.86% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 40
Average daily rate £325 £395 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £400 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +4 2 £168 -39.09%
Clevedon - - - - 1
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - -
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (50.00%) SCCM
4 9 (40.91%) Citrix
4 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) IBM
6 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) HP
9 4 (18.18%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (13.64%) Clustering
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) Cisco
10 3 (13.64%) Symantec
10 3 (13.64%) XenApp
11 2 (9.09%) XenServer
11 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
11 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (9.09%) MCITP
11 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Server Support
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) IBM XIV
2 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Network Design
3 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.55%) ERP
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) XenServer
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Citrix
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) Symantec
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) SAP
7 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
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