The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 7 11 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 4.00% 1.64% 18.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.00% 6.25% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£250 - £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.87 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
5 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 20.00% 26.23% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Average daily rate £250 £255 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £350 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Brocade
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Server Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Server
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco