The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 65 51 29
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -22
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 15 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.78% 2.66% 3.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.46% 13.73% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 8
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£173 £300 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% -24.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £185 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £439 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.87% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £16.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.16 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.72% -6.06%
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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
201 153 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.87% 19.37% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 98 50
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £188 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £23.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.57% +75.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -17.50%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the Wales region over the 3 months to 7 July 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 -7 14 £170 -43.33% 5
West Wales - 1 £360 -
MS Exchange
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MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (37.93%) ITIL
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (27.59%) Citrix
9 7 (24.14%) DNS
9 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
9 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
9 7 (24.14%) Migration
10 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) SCCM
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 4 (13.79%) SQL
12 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
12 4 (13.79%) Lotus
12 4 (13.79%) Symantec
12 4 (13.79%) Office 365
12 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (10.34%) AppSense
13 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (10.34%) Clearswift
13 3 (10.34%) SMTP
13 3 (10.34%) DHCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.34%) Lync
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.34%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) GroupWise
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Office 365
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 3 (10.34%) SAN
2 3 (10.34%) SMTP
2 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) IT Support
2 4 (13.79%) Support Technician
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Implementation Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Clustering
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) CCTV
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
3 2 (6.90%) Network Design
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.45%) Release Management
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.45%) BDD
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Email Management
4 1 (3.45%) SDLC
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Workflow
4 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Firmware
3 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.45%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (6.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.45%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.45%) ZENworks
4 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Lotus
4 4 (13.79%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) Clearswift
5 3 (10.34%) AppSense
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) Veritas
7 1 (3.45%) Novell
7 1 (3.45%) BMC
7 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.45%) Veeam
7 1 (3.45%) Trend Micro
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
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