The first table below looks at the demand for the Exchange Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Exchange Administrator
Rank 578 527 566
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +39
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Administrator 9 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.036% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.039% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 14
Average daily rate £238 £309 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +23.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £242 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £348 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £26.12 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Exchange Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Exchange Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK.

Exchange Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Exchange Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK.

Exchange Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -95 9 £238 -23.07% 1
London -30 8 £238 -25.49% 1
Watford - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
City of London - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bath - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -

Exchange Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Exchange Administrator in their job title 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 with Exchange Administrator in their job title.

1 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (60.00%) Migration
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (50.00%) DNS
6 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (35.00%) Office 365
8 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (25.00%) SCCM
9 5 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (25.00%) Lync
10 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (20.00%) NAS
10 4 (20.00%) SAN
10 4 (20.00%) GroupWise
10 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
10 4 (20.00%) NFS
10 4 (20.00%) QA
10 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (20.00%) Retail
10 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5

Exchange Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Exchange Administrator in their job title 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 with Exchange Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (25.00%) Lync
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (20.00%) GroupWise
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) NAS
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) SMTP
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Law
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Hedge funds
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (15.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) NFS
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Postini
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec