The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 56 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.69% 3.25% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 20.83% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
Average daily rate
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£415 £213 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.29% -22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £280 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.97 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.83% +9.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.23 £14.25 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+20.91% -14.92%
MS Exchange
Wales

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
115 72 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.86% 15.58% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 45 50
Average daily rate £350 £255 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -28.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £12.70 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.55 £18.98 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
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 1 October 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 -17 3 £415 +88.63% 4
Bridgend - 1 - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - -
MS Exchange
Wales

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
8 8 (32.00%) Citrix
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (32.00%) Lync
9 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) MS Office
11 5 (20.00%) VBScript
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.00%) SAN
11 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
12 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
12 4 (16.00%) XenApp
12 4 (16.00%) vSphere
12 4 (16.00%) SaaS
12 4 (16.00%) Change Control
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
12 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (16.00%) Mitel
12 4 (16.00%) Document Management
12 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (16.00%) Knowledge Management

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 17 (68.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (32.00%) Lync
4 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (4.00%) CMS
8 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 3 (12.00%) Office 365
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) LAN
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) DSL
4 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Wintel Support
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Office Support
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
3 2 (8.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Change Control
1 4 (16.00%) Document Management
1 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (16.00%) Knowledge Management
1 4 (16.00%) Workflow
1 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (16.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) VBScript
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) MCP
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (16.00%) XenApp
2 4 (16.00%) vSphere
2 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) ARCserve
2 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Mitel
5 3 (12.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) ProCurve
6 2 (8.00%) LANDesk
6 2 (8.00%) Sophos
6 2 (8.00%) Remedy
6 2 (8.00%) McAfee
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) Intel
7 1 (4.00%) Cognos
7 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago