The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 17 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 42 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 8.33% 3.01% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 37.17% 22.73% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 5
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£375 £300 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +57.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £280 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.46 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.40% -19.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -5.71%
MS Exchange
South East

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 Sussex region.

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
113 44 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 22.42% 13.25% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 26 76
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 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
Crawley +6 15 £400 -
Worthing -8 8 £420 +40.00%
East Grinstead +1 3 - -
Horsham - 2 £138 - 1
Burgess Hill - 1 - - 1
Bognor Regis - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - - 1
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 65 (85.53%) Active Directory
2 64 (84.21%) Windows
3 56 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 42 (55.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (46.05%) ITIL
6 28 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
7 25 (32.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (31.58%) SCCM
9 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (28.95%) MCSE
11 21 (27.63%) Hyper-V
12 19 (25.00%) VMware
13 18 (23.68%) MS Office
13 18 (23.68%) MCP
13 18 (23.68%) Windows 7
14 17 (22.37%) Lync
14 17 (22.37%) HP
14 17 (22.37%) Citrix
15 16 (21.05%) DNS
15 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
15 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (18.42%) DHCP
17 12 (15.79%) SAN
17 12 (15.79%) Clustering
18 11 (14.47%) Cisco
18 11 (14.47%) Office 365
18 11 (14.47%) ITIL V3

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 28 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (30.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 17 (22.37%) Lync
5 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 7 (9.21%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (6.58%) IIS
8 5 (6.58%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.63%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 18 (23.68%) MS Office
2 16 (21.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) Office 365
2 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) IaaS
2 5 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) DNS
2 14 (18.42%) DHCP
3 12 (15.79%) SAN
4 6 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (7.89%) Internet
4 6 (7.89%) VPN
5 5 (6.58%) VoIP
6 4 (5.26%) Wireless
6 4 (5.26%) Firewall
7 3 (3.95%) LAN
7 3 (3.95%) VLAN
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.63%) WAN
8 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.32%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.32%) PBX
9 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Retail
2 1 (1.32%) Law
2 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Server Engineer
2 12 (15.79%) Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Architect
5 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Windows Server Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Service Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Network Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Deskside Support
9 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
10 2 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Clustering
2 9 (11.84%) Blackberry
3 8 (10.53%) iPad
4 6 (7.89%) iPhone
5 5 (6.58%) PKI
6 4 (5.26%) CMDB
7 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.32%) NHS
8 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (84.21%) Windows
2 42 (55.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (32.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (23.68%) Windows 7
5 16 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (11.84%) Linux
7 8 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.89%) Mac OS X
9 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.63%) Android
10 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.32%) HPUX
11 1 (1.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (46.05%) ITIL
2 11 (14.47%) ITIL V3
3 7 (9.21%) Configuration Management
4 5 (6.58%) B2B
5 3 (3.95%) Project Management
5 3 (3.95%) Release Management
5 3 (3.95%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.63%) Migration
6 2 (2.63%) Business Continuity
6 2 (2.63%) Email Migration
7 1 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.32%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.32%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (1.32%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.32%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.32%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.32%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.32%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (28.95%) MCSE
3 18 (23.68%) MCP
4 10 (13.16%) MCSA
5 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.58%) MCTS
7 5 (6.58%) MCITP
8 4 (5.26%) Degree
9 3 (3.95%) CCNP
9 3 (3.95%) CCNA
9 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
1 3 (3.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) P3O
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (85.53%) Active Directory
2 21 (27.63%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 6 (7.89%) UAG
6 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) SCCM
2 3 (3.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (3.95%) SCOM
2 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.32%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 56 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.00%) VMware
3 17 (22.37%) HP
3 17 (22.37%) Citrix
4 11 (14.47%) Cisco
5 7 (9.21%) Avaya
6 5 (6.58%) Sonus
6 5 (6.58%) SAP
6 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.26%) Meraki
7 4 (5.26%) Riverbed
7 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.95%) Symantec
9 2 (2.63%) Apple
9 2 (2.63%) Lotus
10 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.32%) Sophos
10 1 (1.32%) Dell
10 1 (1.32%) AppSense