The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Swindon 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 44 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.33% 1.43% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.59% 8.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
91 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 20.13% 16.07% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 38 23
Average daily rate £325 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
MS Exchange
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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 16 April 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) MS Project
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) SSH
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Dell
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) DHCP
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) SSH
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Messaging Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) BC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.69%) Trustwave
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