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 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 36 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.86% 8.54% 1.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.75% 25.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Average daily rate
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£168 £285 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.22% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £159 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £319 £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £295
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.88
% change year-on-year
- -10.51%
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 84 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.37% 34.15% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 38
Average daily rate £325 £388 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £36.40 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.60% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

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 27 January 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 0 2 £168 -43.22% 2
Taunton -18 1 - - 2
Clevedon - - - -
Street - - - -
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (47.83%) SCCM
4 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
5 9 (39.13%) Citrix
5 9 (39.13%) VMware
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) IBM
7 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Cisco
9 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (13.04%) XenApp
10 3 (13.04%) Clustering
10 3 (13.04%) Finance
10 3 (13.04%) Symantec
11 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (8.70%) NetApp
11 2 (8.70%) WAN
11 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.70%) MCSE

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 17 (73.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Server Support
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) IBM XIV
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.35%) Network Design
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) ERP
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) CCNA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 2 (8.70%) XenServer
3 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Citrix
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) IBM
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Rackspace
7 1 (4.35%) SAP
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