The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 5.5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 5.5 over the 3 months to 17 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 Tyne and Wear 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.54 - £15.50
Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
142 30 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.79% 14.42% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 14 27
Average daily rate £260 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £13.11 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 5.5
North East

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 5.5 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Exchange Server 5.5
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Exchange Server 5.5
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 Exchange Server 5.5.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) X.400
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Exchange Server 5.5 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 Exchange Server 5.5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) X.400
General
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) MOM
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware