The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 27 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 35 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.03% 4.47% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.73% 27.27% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 3
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £154 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.25 £22.69 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.19% +27.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £22.69 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £23.54 £23.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
MS Exchange
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
154 110 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.13% 16.39% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 69 54
Average daily rate £350 £400 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.69 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.28% -7.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £17.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon 0 17 £375 +3.44% 1
Chippenham - 8 £120 - 3
Salisbury -3 3 £345 -1.42%
Malmesbury - 2 £325 -
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 37 (69.81%) Active Directory
3 34 (64.15%) Windows Server
4 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
5 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (52.83%) VMware
7 25 (47.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (45.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (37.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (35.85%) Firewall
11 18 (33.96%) DHCP
11 18 (33.96%) DNS
12 15 (28.30%) ITIL
12 15 (28.30%) Migration
13 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
14 12 (22.64%) VMware ESX
15 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
15 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (20.75%) LAN
16 10 (18.87%) MCSE
16 10 (18.87%) Cisco
16 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2003
16 10 (18.87%) VMware ESXi
17 9 (16.98%) vSphere
17 9 (16.98%) NetApp
17 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 25 (47.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (45.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (37.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (13.21%) Lync
6 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) Firewall
2 18 (33.96%) DHCP
2 18 (33.96%) DNS
3 11 (20.75%) LAN
4 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.98%) WAN
5 7 (13.21%) Skype
6 5 (9.43%) SAN
7 4 (7.55%) IP Telephony
7 4 (7.55%) Unified Communications
8 3 (5.66%) ADSL
8 3 (5.66%) Broadband
8 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
8 3 (5.66%) Internet
8 3 (5.66%) VoIP
9 2 (3.77%) NAS
10 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.89%) SSL
10 1 (1.89%) VPN
10 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Back Office
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (16.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Analyst
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Server Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Server Support
6 5 (9.43%) Server Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Service Desk Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) CESG
3 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) Windows Server
3 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
7 5 (9.43%) Linux
7 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
1 15 (28.30%) Migration
2 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
3 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.66%) Open Source
4 3 (5.66%) Service Management
5 2 (3.77%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity Management
6 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.89%) Change Control
6 1 (1.89%) Coaching
6 1 (1.89%) CRM
6 1 (1.89%) E-Discovery
6 1 (1.89%) Email Filtering
6 1 (1.89%) ITSM
6 1 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.89%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (1.89%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.21%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.87%) MCSE
3 8 (15.09%) MCSA
3 8 (15.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.89%) HND
7 1 (1.89%) ISEB
7 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) JSP 440
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 37 (69.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (22.64%) VMware ESX
4 10 (18.87%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (16.98%) vSphere
6 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
1 4 (7.55%) WSUS
2 2 (3.77%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) Microsoft
2 28 (52.83%) VMware
3 10 (18.87%) Cisco
4 9 (16.98%) NetApp
5 7 (13.21%) Sophos
6 5 (9.43%) Citrix
6 5 (9.43%) HP
7 4 (7.55%) 3PAR
7 4 (7.55%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (7.55%) Veeam
8 2 (3.77%) Lotus
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle
8 2 (3.77%) Websense
9 1 (1.89%) Splunk