The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 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 South Wales 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 2007
Rank 52 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 4 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.68% 0.30% 1.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.70% 1.54% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £213 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £265 £270
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.79% +10.00%
Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
108 65 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.46% 19.82% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 34 23
Average daily rate £350 £350 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £200 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £445 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% +34.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2007
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Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South Wales region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South Wales region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 3 £160 -
Cardiff -15 1 £265 -
Newport - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
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Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) ARCserve
3 2 (50.00%) Symantec
3 2 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (50.00%) Sophos
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) MOM
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco