The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 126 94 110
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 19 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 1.33% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.61% 6.80% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 11
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£425 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £496 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.69 £19.30 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% +0.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +8.33%
Exchange Server 2010
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
527 485 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 16.59% 19.49% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 294 270
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 12
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.05% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £29.55 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the South West region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 across the South West region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 2010
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 2010 within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 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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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
Wiltshire -8 8 £425 +6.25%
Bristol -9 6 £313 -33.51% 16
Somerset -6 5 £110 -77.43% 1
Cornwall - - - - 1
Devon - - - - 1
Dorset - - - - 2
Gloucestershire - - - - 5
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England

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 61 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 42 (68.85%) Windows
3 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
3 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
5 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
6 20 (32.79%) Security Cleared
7 19 (31.15%) VMware
8 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
10 15 (24.59%) SCCM
10 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (22.95%) Citrix
12 13 (21.31%) MS Office
12 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (19.67%) Blackberry
14 11 (18.03%) Migration
15 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (14.75%) SQL
16 9 (14.75%) Windows XP
16 9 (14.75%) DNS
17 8 (13.11%) WAN
17 8 (13.11%) ITIL
18 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
18 7 (11.48%) LAN
18 7 (11.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 6 (9.84%) Cisco
19 6 (9.84%) HP

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 61 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (11.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.56%) Lync
7 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (4.92%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Office
2 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) DNS
2 8 (13.11%) WAN
3 7 (11.48%) LAN
4 6 (9.84%) Firewall
5 5 (8.20%) DHCP
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.92%) SMTP
7 2 (3.28%) SAN
7 2 (3.28%) VoIP
8 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.64%) Wireless
8 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.64%) VPN
8 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Military
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Consultant
2 9 (14.75%) Support Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Exchange Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.56%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Administrator
9 2 (3.28%) Support Specialist
9 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) IT Support
9 2 (3.28%) Wintel Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Email Specialist
10 1 (1.64%) Exchange Specialist
10 1 (1.64%) Messaging Analyst
10 1 (1.64%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.20%) iPhone
3 3 (4.92%) iPad
4 2 (3.28%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.28%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (68.85%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (34.43%) Windows 7
4 15 (24.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (21.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.75%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.20%) Android
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (4.92%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Migration
2 8 (13.11%) ITIL
3 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (6.56%) Service Management
5 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
5 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.28%) Change Management
6 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Management
6 2 (3.28%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.64%) Change Control
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Requirements Management
7 1 (1.64%) Network Design
7 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.64%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) Security Cleared
2 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.56%) MCSE
5 3 (4.92%) MCP
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.20%) XenApp
4 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
4 4 (6.56%) vSphere
5 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.64%) SCOM
4 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.64%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.15%) VMware
3 14 (22.95%) Citrix
4 6 (9.84%) Cisco
4 6 (9.84%) HP
5 5 (8.20%) IBM
6 4 (6.56%) McAfee
6 4 (6.56%) Mercator
6 4 (6.56%) Symantec
6 4 (6.56%) Lotus
7 3 (4.92%) RightFax
7 3 (4.92%) IronPort
7 3 (4.92%) Intel
7 3 (4.92%) Remedy
8 2 (3.28%) Avaya
8 2 (3.28%) Juniper
8 2 (3.28%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (3.28%) Veeam
8 2 (3.28%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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