The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 5.5 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 5.5 over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank 623 640 632
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.056% 0.053% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £370 £115 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+221.73% -71.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.51% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9001 9380 10125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 16.88% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5772 5936 6423
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 265 360
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.46 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £42.75 £41.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.29 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+21.65% -9.70%

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 5.5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 5.5
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the UK.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 5.5
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the UK.

Exchange Server 5.5 Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +11 5 £370 +221.73% 2
Hampshire - 5 £370 -
South East - 5 £370 -
Hook - 3 £370 -

Exchange Server 5.5
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Exchange Server 5.5.

1 5 (100.00%) Unix
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) HPUX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) X.500
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

Exchange Server 5.5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) X.500
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) HPUX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Perl
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago