The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 5.5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 5.5 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
England / South East
Rank 228 - 258
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% - 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% - 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £370 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.80% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.00 -

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1125 1427 1591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.49% 17.09% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 861 929
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 53 64
Median hourly rate £30.00 £17.64 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.11% -7.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.24 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Exchange Server 5.5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 5.5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 5.5
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 5.5
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the South East region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 5.5
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 5 £370 -
Exchange Server 5.5
England

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 5.5.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) HPUX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) X.500
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) X.500
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) HPUX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft