The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 51 37 21
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 1 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.24% 1.63% 4.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 8.82% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Average daily rate
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- £292 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £278 £265
% change year-on-year
+3.60% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.24%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
78 68 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.35% 18.48% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 51 40
Average daily rate £370 £315 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £425 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Back Office
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) ADSL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix