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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 56 57 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 16 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.83% 1.65% 3.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.58% 9.35% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Average daily rate
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£225 £225 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £178 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £426 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £295
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.75 £14.75 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% +9.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.16 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+14.41% -14.28%
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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
167 139 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.06% 17.64% 15.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 84 54
Average daily rate £365 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +11.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

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 29 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 29 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 -3 15 £200 -11.11% 7
West Wales - 1 £360 -
MS Exchange
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MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (33.33%) VMware
5 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 8 (26.67%) Citrix
7 8 (26.67%) Migration
8 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
9 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.67%) DNS
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.67%) SCCM
11 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (13.33%) Office 365
11 4 (13.33%) SQL
11 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
11 4 (13.33%) Symantec
11 4 (13.33%) Lotus
11 4 (13.33%) Lync
12 3 (10.00%) Clearswift
12 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
12 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.33%) Lync
3 3 (10.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (10.00%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (3.33%) GroupWise
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.33%) CMS
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) SMTP
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) LAN
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
2 4 (13.33%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Implementation Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) NHS
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) CCTV
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (26.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.33%) Release Management
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) BDD
4 1 (3.33%) Change Control
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) Email Management
4 1 (3.33%) SDLC
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) CRM
4 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Firmware
3 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Sendmail
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
4 1 (3.33%) ZENworks
4 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Lotus
4 4 (13.33%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) Clearswift
5 3 (10.00%) AppSense
6 2 (6.67%) Veritas
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Novell
7 1 (3.33%) BMC
7 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
7 1 (3.33%) Veeam
7 1 (3.33%) Trend Micro
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