The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 32 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.73% 1.53% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 10.00% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 50 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.64% 15.34% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 62
Median daily rate £365 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £152 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +4.10%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 2 - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) SMTP
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Lotus
5 2 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Collaboration Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Messaging Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint