The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 42 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.87% 1.04% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 7.35% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
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£413 £175 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+135.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £295 £278
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +6.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -12.67%
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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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
99 68 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.58% 14.17% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 45 32
Average daily rate £400 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -3.64%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the South Wales region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the South Wales region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Cardiff -1 3 £250 +42.85%
Newport - 1 - - 1
Caerphilly - - - -
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Lync
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) XenApp
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) SaaS
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) CRM
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) MCP

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Lync
3 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
1 1 (7.14%) DSL
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Change Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Document Management
3 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus