The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 128 127 134
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 9 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.88% 1.92% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate £369 £316 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.60% +24.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £147 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £401 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £23.25 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -17.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.22%
Exchange Server 2007
England

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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
480 521 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.38% 16.84% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 313 413
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 16
Average hourly rate £33.75 £20.19 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.20% +0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.53 £10.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol +1 4 £375 +57.89% 1
Wiltshire -2 1 £350 -
Dorset -4 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 33 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 29 (87.88%) Windows
3 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (66.67%) Migration
5 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
6 18 (54.55%) VMware
6 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
7 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
7 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (39.39%) Office 365
9 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
9 12 (36.36%) Skype
9 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
9 12 (36.36%) VMware ESX
10 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (27.27%) NetApp
11 9 (27.27%) DNS
11 9 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (27.27%) vSphere
12 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (24.24%) ITIL
12 8 (24.24%) DHCP
12 8 (24.24%) MCSE
12 8 (24.24%) MCSA
12 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (24.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 33 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (75.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (36.36%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) Skype
2 9 (27.27%) DNS
3 8 (24.24%) DHCP
4 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 4 (12.12%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.03%) Wireless
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) IT Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Messaging Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Support
5 2 (6.06%) Messaging Support
5 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Expert
5 2 (6.06%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Subject Matter Expert
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 3 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server
3 17 (51.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Linux
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Migration
2 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 1 (3.03%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) MCSA
1 8 (24.24%) MCSE
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (24.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) VMware ESX
3 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) NetApp
4 6 (18.18%) Sophos
5 5 (15.15%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (9.09%) AppSense
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (9.09%) Wyse
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco
7 2 (6.06%) Forcepoint
7 2 (6.06%) IronPort
7 2 (6.06%) Oracle
7 2 (6.06%) RightFax
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix
8 1 (3.03%) Google
8 1 (3.03%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Lotus