The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Wiltshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 46 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 10 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.49% 1.20% 3.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.90% 9.72% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
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£318 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.18% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £292 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £418 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -
Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
101 72 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.01% 12.37% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 38
Average daily rate £330 £410 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £509 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £27.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £24.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
MS Exchange
South West

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Swindon -6 4 £318 -14.18% 2
Chippenham - - - -
Salisbury - - - -
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (37.04%) SCOM
6 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (37.04%) HP
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (33.33%) SLA
7 9 (33.33%) SCCM
7 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 8 (29.63%) ITIL
8 8 (29.63%) VMware
9 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco
11 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) Symantec
11 5 (18.52%) McAfee
11 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
11 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
11 5 (18.52%) Dynamics AX

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (18.52%) Lync
4 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
5 3 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (7.41%) IIS
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) DHCP
1 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 3 (11.11%) SAN
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (7.41%) SSH
3 2 (7.41%) 3G
4 1 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.70%) Intranet
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (29.63%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support
5 2 (7.41%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (7.41%) Service Design Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Wiki
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
2 5 (18.52%) Data Protection
2 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Release Management
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.11%) Security Management
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
4 2 (7.41%) CAD
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
4 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
2 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) SCOM
2 9 (33.33%) SCCM
3 5 (18.52%) NetBackup
3 5 (18.52%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (18.52%) HP SIM
3 5 (18.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (18.52%) SCOrch
3 5 (18.52%) SCSM
4 4 (14.81%) SCDPM
5 3 (11.11%) WSUS
6 2 (7.41%) ARCserve
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) HP
3 8 (29.63%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Symantec
4 5 (18.52%) McAfee
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) Trustwave
7 1 (3.70%) Citrix