The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 28 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.25% 1.90% 2.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.89% 12.12% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £237 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £271 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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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 Swindon region.

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
47 66 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.11% 15.71% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 47 36
Average daily rate £400 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) ITIL
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (50.00%) Office 365
5 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (45.00%) PRINCE
7 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (35.00%) Lotus
8 7 (35.00%) IBM Notes
9 6 (30.00%) SQL
10 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
11 4 (20.00%) MS Office
12 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
12 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
13 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
13 2 (10.00%) Citrix
13 2 (10.00%) VoIP
13 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
14 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
14 1 (5.00%) LAN
14 1 (5.00%) SQL Server

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (35.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) SMTP
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Lotus
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Computacenter