The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 5.5 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 5.5
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £25.00 £25.00
Exchange Server 5.5
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
540 553 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.76% 20.30% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 327 201
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 29
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.85 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.59% -0.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £36.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

Exchange Server 5.5
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Exchange Server 5.5
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the West Midlands region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Exchange Server 5.5
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 5.5 across the West Midlands region.

Exchange Server 5.5 Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands