The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5 over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £295
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Exchange Server 5.5
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
544 548 523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.18% 16.98% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 350 309
Average daily rate £350 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.66% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.40 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 5.5 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 5.5
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 5.5 across the South West region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 5.5
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 5.5 across the South West region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) X.500
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 5.5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) X.500
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) HPUX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco