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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 39 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.59% 0.93% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.72% 7.69% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £456 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.76% +23.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £431 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £481 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £283
% change year-on-year
- +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £17.23
% change year-on-year
+12.16% -12.91%
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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
72 52 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.36% 12.09% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 31
Average daily rate £325 £330 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 5 August 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
5 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (28.57%) Office 365
9 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
9 3 (21.43%) VoIP
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
10 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
10 2 (14.29%) Migration
10 2 (14.29%) WLAN
10 2 (14.29%) WAN
10 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 2 (14.29%) LAN
10 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
5 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VoIP
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WLAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) SMTP
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) MIMEsweeper
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Lotus
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) Websense
5 1 (7.14%) Toshiba
5 1 (7.14%) OpenText
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.14%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) MobileIron
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco