The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Taunton 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 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 3.77% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £243 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £260
% change year-on-year
+3.77% +1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +2.94%
Application Platforms Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 16.98% 23.68% 44.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 9
Average daily rate £375 £310 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (38.46%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) MCSE
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) MCP
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) Apache
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) IIS
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) Wyse
5 2 (15.38%) MobileIron
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec