The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 24 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 4.84% 17.31% 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 31.58% 45.00% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
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£258 £213 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.17% -27.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £143 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £283 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
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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 Taunton region.

Application Platforms Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
19 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 15.32% 38.46% 59.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 14
Average daily rate £414 £314 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.87% -5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £125 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £349 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) MCSE
5 5 (45.45%) MCITP
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) MCP
6 4 (36.36%) UNIX
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 3 (27.27%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) Service Management
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (27.27%) assyst
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) Change Management
8 2 (18.18%) Front Office
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (18.18%) SCCM
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Front Office
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (18.18%) Support Technician
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) MCITP
3 4 (36.36%) MCP
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco