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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 61 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.63% 3.34% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.22% 18.79% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 9
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£148 £363 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.31% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £185 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £428 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.61 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.57%
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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
180 149 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.56% 17.78% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 98 49
Average daily rate £425 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £185 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.98 £25.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.08% +44.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £25.00 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £18.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -10.52%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -17 7 £170 -53.10% 6
West Wales - 6 £125 - 1
MS Exchange
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MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) Citrix
6 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (26.92%) DNS
7 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) XenApp
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
8 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 6 (23.08%) Terminal Services
9 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (19.23%) Clustering
9 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (19.23%) SCCM
9 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
9 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
10 4 (15.38%) Lync
10 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (15.38%) Symantec
10 4 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (15.38%) Blackberry

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (15.38%) Lync
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
6 1 (3.85%) GroupWise
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Wintel Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) IT Support
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Support Technician
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Change Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) CCTV
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (7.69%) Linux
8 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) SDLC
4 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) BDD
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.85%) Document Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.85%) Release Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.85%) CCNP
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) XenApp
2 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
2 6 (23.08%) Terminal Services
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware
5 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.69%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.85%) ZENworks
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) McAfee
4 2 (7.69%) Veritas
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) BMC
5 1 (3.85%) Novell
5 1 (3.85%) Trend Micro
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
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