The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Southampton region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 43 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 1 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.28% 3.28% 10.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 25.00% 49.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 18
Average daily rate
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- £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £287 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.62% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 9
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.23 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-12.91% -4.30%
Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
88 40 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.79% 13.11% 21.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 19 29
Average daily rate £338 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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 1 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Intel
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
4 4 (57.14%) CCNA
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) VCP5
5 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
5 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) XenApp
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (14.29%) Office 365

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Budget Control
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) VCP5
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
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