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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 41 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.55% 2.17% 1.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.22% 10.94% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£85 £500 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-83.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.10 £11.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.50% -38.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
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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
97 64 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.46% 19.81% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 41
Average daily rate £400 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £524 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.69 £11.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.27% -38.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

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 24 December 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (46.67%) MS Office
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (40.00%) DHCP
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (26.67%) Wireless
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) WAN
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) Remedy
9 3 (20.00%) McAfee
9 3 (20.00%) Sophos
9 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (20.00%) Windows NT
9 3 (20.00%) SMTP
9 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
1 6 (40.00%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) IVR
1 2 (13.33%) CMDB
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Windows NT
6 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Remedy
4 3 (20.00%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) Sophos
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) Computacenter
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle