The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Suffolk 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 29 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.91% 2.55% 7.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.26% 18.18% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£200 - £258
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 - £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
- -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £10.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.24% -39.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.59% -1.42%
Application Platforms Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
46 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.36% 14.01% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 18
Average daily rate £375 £400 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +55.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £10.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
MS Exchange
East of England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 7 £200 - 3
Lowestoft - - - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
6 8 (36.36%) VMware
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
7 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (22.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (18.18%) SAN
10 4 (18.18%) CRM
11 3 (13.64%) LAN
11 3 (13.64%) WAN
11 3 (13.64%) MS Office
11 3 (13.64%) ARCserve
11 3 (13.64%) Terminal Services
11 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
11 3 (13.64%) Intel

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (31.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (22.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (9.09%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (22.73%) Field Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Technician
3 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Support
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 2 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Terminal Services
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) ARCserve
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Intel
3 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Cognos
4 2 (9.09%) Mitel
4 2 (9.09%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
Ipswich, Suffolk
X4 Group
Rate: £180 - 200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Intapeople
Rate: £180 to £200 per day
Posted: 6 days ago