The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 61 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 31 46 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.30% 3.17% 3.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.36% 21.80% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 23
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£275 £140 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% -54.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £117 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £389 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £13.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £16.95 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
MS Exchange
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
232 211 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.22% 14.54% 20.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 126 120
Average daily rate £375 £329 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.98% -4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £128 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £493 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 20
Average hourly rate £27.85 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £19.50 £34.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 May 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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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
Guildford +10 6 £275 -27.86% 1
Cobham - 3 £365 - 1
Woking +8 2 £170 +47.82%
Staines +5 2 - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Epsom - 2 £110 -
Esher - 1 £115 -
Egham - 1 - - 1
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 46 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 31 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (38.71%) VMware
6 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
6 20 (32.26%) Lync
6 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (30.65%) DNS
8 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (22.58%) SQL
11 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
11 13 (20.97%) SAN
12 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (19.35%) Citrix
12 12 (19.35%) SCCM
12 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
13 11 (17.74%) SCOM
13 11 (17.74%) DHCP
13 11 (17.74%) ITIL
14 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
15 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
15 9 (14.52%) MS Office
15 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
15 9 (14.52%) Change Management
16 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
17 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
17 7 (11.29%) Migration

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 31 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (32.26%) Lync
3 15 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
5 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.23%) IIS
8 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) DNS
2 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.97%) SAN
3 11 (17.74%) DHCP
4 7 (11.29%) Firewall
4 7 (11.29%) WAN
4 7 (11.29%) LAN
5 4 (6.45%) VPN
6 3 (4.84%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (4.84%) Wireless
7 2 (3.23%) VoIP
7 2 (3.23%) NAS
7 2 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.61%) IPsec
8 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.61%) VLAN
8 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Back Office
2 2 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) IT Support
4 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Server Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Help Desk Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.23%) Server Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Flash
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
1 2 (3.23%) ODBC
1 2 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) PKI
2 6 (9.68%) Clustering
3 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.84%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.84%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 2 (3.23%) BYOD
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Informatics
6 1 (1.61%) iPhone
6 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.61%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.68%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.84%) Linux
8 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.61%) SUSE
9 1 (1.61%) UNIX
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Change Management
3 7 (11.29%) Migration
4 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.06%) Project Management
5 3 (4.84%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (4.84%) Time Management
5 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.84%) Change Control
5 3 (4.84%) Service Management
5 3 (4.84%) ITSM
5 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) Process Management
6 2 (3.23%) High Availability
6 2 (3.23%) Line Management
7 1 (1.61%) People Management
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.61%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.84%) VBScript
4 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.29%) MCSE
3 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.45%) MCP
5 3 (4.84%) HND
6 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.23%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.61%) MCSA
7 1 (1.61%) CCNA
7 1 (1.61%) CCDA
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.68%) XenApp
4 6 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (8.06%) vSphere
6 4 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (6.45%) UAG
7 3 (4.84%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.61%) Snort
9 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) SCCM
2 11 (17.74%) SCOM
3 6 (9.68%) WSUS
4 5 (8.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (4.84%) SCVMM
5 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
5 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (3.23%) ZABBIX
6 2 (3.23%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.61%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.71%) VMware
3 12 (19.35%) Citrix
4 5 (8.06%) HP
4 5 (8.06%) NetApp
4 5 (8.06%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) LANDesk
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 3 (4.84%) Veritas
6 3 (4.84%) Websense
6 3 (4.84%) Sophos
7 2 (3.23%) Apple
7 2 (3.23%) Remedy
7 2 (3.23%) McAfee
7 2 (3.23%) Dell
7 2 (3.23%) Intel
7 2 (3.23%) Tripwire
7 2 (3.23%) AppSense
8 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.61%) Veeam