The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 61 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.13% 0.73% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.54% 4.62% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£220 £145 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -55.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% -11.11%
Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
107 65 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.26% 15.74% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 42 45
Average daily rate £338 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £142 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2010
Wales

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
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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 -9 4 £303 +108.62%
Newport - - - -
Exchange Server 2010
Wales

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 26 (96.30%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
3 13 (48.15%) Lync
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) CRM
5 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (37.04%) Document Management
6 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (33.33%) SaaS
7 9 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (33.33%) Workflow
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.93%) SAN
9 7 (25.93%) ARCserve
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
10 6 (22.22%) CMS
10 6 (22.22%) LAN
10 6 (22.22%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) MS Office
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
11 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
11 5 (18.52%) Thin Client

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 13 (48.15%) Lync
3 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) CMS
5 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (18.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) SaaS
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) SAN
3 6 (22.22%) LAN
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) DHCP
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) L2TP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (14.81%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (3.70%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support
3 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support
5 2 (7.41%) Development Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) IT Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Programme Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
1 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
2 4 (14.81%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (11.11%) GIS
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) CRM
2 10 (37.04%) Document Management
3 9 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 9 (33.33%) Workflow
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) BDD
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) VBScript
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) MCP
3 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) UAG
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.70%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) ARCserve
2 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Intel
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Sitecore
4 4 (14.81%) Cognos
5 3 (11.11%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Remedy
6 2 (7.41%) McAfee
6 2 (7.41%) Sophos
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) LANDesk