The first table below looks at the demand for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 42 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.25% 2.30% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.21% 13.64% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £413 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +35.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £237 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £470 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.42% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.79% -13.12%
Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
122 66 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.86% 16.88% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 43 41
Average daily rate £350 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £160 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
MS Exchange
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MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 11 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 -5 11 £190 +31.03% 6
Newport - - - -
Caerphilly - - - - 1
MS Exchange
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MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (47.50%) Windows
4 18 (45.00%) VMware
5 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (35.00%) SharePoint
7 12 (30.00%) Citrix
7 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (30.00%) Lync
8 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
8 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (25.00%) CRM
9 10 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (22.50%) Document Management
10 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
10 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
10 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
10 9 (22.50%) SAN
11 8 (20.00%) Terminal Services
11 8 (20.00%) MS Office
11 8 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
11 8 (20.00%) Workflow
11 8 (20.00%) SaaS
12 7 (17.50%) SQL
12 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.50%) ARCserve
13 6 (15.00%) Thin Client
13 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (15.00%) Fat Client

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 25 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (35.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (30.00%) Lync
4 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (12.50%) CMS
6 4 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.50%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) SaaS
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) SAN
1 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.50%) LAN
2 5 (12.50%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.50%) L2TP
5 1 (2.50%) Firewall
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (10.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (2.50%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) LoadRunner
1 3 (7.50%) Subversion
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Consultant
2 6 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 5 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (10.00%) Wintel Support
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Development Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (15.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) GIS
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) CRM
2 9 (22.50%) Document Management
3 8 (20.00%) Workflow
3 8 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (12.50%) Release Management
4 5 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.00%) BDD
5 4 (10.00%) Change Control
6 3 (7.50%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) VBScript
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
4 3 (7.50%) ISEB
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.50%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.00%) XenApp
4 4 (10.00%) vSphere
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.50%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.50%) UAG
7 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) ARCserve
2 4 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (5.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.50%) MOM
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 18 (45.00%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Citrix
4 5 (12.50%) Intel
5 4 (10.00%) Sitecore
5 4 (10.00%) Cognos
5 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) Mitel
6 3 (7.50%) LANDesk
6 3 (7.50%) Symantec
6 3 (7.50%) SAP
6 3 (7.50%) Dell
7 2 (5.00%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Remedy
7 2 (5.00%) McAfee
7 2 (5.00%) Sophos
7 2 (5.00%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.50%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour + depending upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago