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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 42 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.09% 2.23% 2.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.61% 14.89% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
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£340 £313 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% -6.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
-3.63% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £14.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +5.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -10.00%
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
89 94 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.31% 14.94% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 47
Average daily rate £365 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £480 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £30.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +122.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 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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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 +2 3 £325 +8.33% 2
Chippenham - 3 £350 - 1
Corsham - 2 £378 -
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 26 (68.42%) Windows
3 22 (57.89%) ITIL
4 21 (55.26%) VMware
5 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (31.58%) Office 365
9 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
10 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (26.32%) IBM Notes
10 10 (26.32%) SQL
10 10 (26.32%) Lotus
11 9 (23.68%) PRINCE
11 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (18.42%) Firewall
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
13 6 (15.79%) DNS
13 6 (15.79%) Cisco
13 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
14 5 (13.16%) DHCP
14 5 (13.16%) IIS
15 4 (10.53%) MS Office
15 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
15 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
15 4 (10.53%) Citrix

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (26.32%) IBM Notes
3 5 (13.16%) IIS
4 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (7.89%) Lync
5 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.53%) SAN
4 4 (10.53%) NAS
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
5 3 (7.89%) Multicast
6 2 (5.26%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) SSH
7 1 (2.63%) HTTP
7 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (13.16%) Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.26%) Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) IT Technician
9 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) Exchange Consultant
10 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Designer
10 1 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) PRINCE
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.26%) Network Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) ITSM
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) MCSE
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 30 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.63%) Xen
6 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) WSUS
2 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (55.26%) VMware
3 10 (26.32%) Lotus
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) Dell
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) McAfee