The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2010 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 51 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.25% 0.89% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.96% 6.17% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
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£413 £175 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+135.71% +2.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.77% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
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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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
151 81 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.91% 14.36% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 52 38
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £13.75 £25.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £25.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.73 £19.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.97% +1.71%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Wales region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Wales region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Exchange Server 2010
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +5 9 £413 +135.71% 2
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Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
4 6 (42.86%) Lync
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) XenApp
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) Symantec
6 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) SaaS
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) CRM
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) MCP

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Lync
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (14.29%) CMS
5 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.14%) DSL
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Wintel Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Change Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Office Support
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (21.43%) Document Management
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Email Management
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 4 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) Sendmail
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus