The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 23 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.55% 2.58% 6.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 22.22% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
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£200 £213 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -21.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £203 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -8.57%
MS Exchange
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Application Platforms Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 12.76% 11.61% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 19
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £200 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Ipswich +2 5 £200 -11.11%
Newmarket - - - -
Bury St Edmunds - - - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) MCITP
6 4 (36.36%) Clustering
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) MCSE
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 2 (18.18%) iPad
8 2 (18.18%) DFS Replication
8 2 (18.18%) vSphere
8 2 (18.18%) Replication
8 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) MCP
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) Sophos
8 2 (18.18%) Project Management
8 2 (18.18%) HP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Assistant
2 2 (18.18%) IT Assistant
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Assistant
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) DFS Replication
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) SonicWALL
3 2 (18.18%) Apple
3 2 (18.18%) Sophos
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Intel
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp
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