The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
South East / Berkshire
Rank 72 78 70
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 32 45 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.61% 1.77% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.22% 10.34% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 27
Median daily rate £359 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.80% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £185 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £54.08 £55.65 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.83% +383.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
313 435 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.75% 17.09% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 268 219
Median daily rate £450 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -5.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Reading +17 17 £329 +31.50% 2
Bracknell -1 6 £519 +104.43% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 40 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 38 (61.29%) Office 365
3 30 (48.39%) Windows
4 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
5 28 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (38.71%) Migration
7 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
7 22 (35.48%) Windows Server
8 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
8 20 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (30.65%) VMware
10 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (27.42%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
13 14 (22.58%) MS Office
14 13 (20.97%) DNS
14 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (19.35%) DHCP
16 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
16 10 (16.13%) SCCM
17 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
17 8 (12.90%) HP
17 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
18 7 (11.29%) Skype for Business
18 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
18 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 7 (11.29%) Azure Active Directory
18 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
18 7 (11.29%) LAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 28 (45.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (27.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (11.29%) Skype for Business
6 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.84%) IIS
8 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Office
2 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Maximo
1 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 38 (61.29%) Office 365
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (1.61%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.61%) G Suite
4 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) DNS
2 12 (19.35%) DHCP
3 10 (16.13%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.29%) LAN
5 5 (8.06%) SAN
5 5 (8.06%) Skype
6 3 (4.84%) WAN
7 2 (3.23%) Firewall
7 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.61%) FTP
8 1 (1.61%) Internet
8 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.61%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MS Access
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (6.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Consultant
2 23 (37.10%) Office 365 Consultant
3 19 (30.65%) Exchange Consultant
3 19 (30.65%) Support Engineer
4 16 (25.81%) Migration Consultant
5 13 (20.97%) Microsoft Consultant
6 11 (17.74%) Exchange Migration Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Architect
8 6 (9.68%) IT Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) IT Support
8 6 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (9.68%) Office 365 Architect
9 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Migration Architect
9 5 (8.06%) Server Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Clustering
2 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.61%) AS400
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) iSeries
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Replication
3 1 (1.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 22 (35.48%) Windows Server
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.68%) Linux
7 5 (8.06%) SUSE
7 5 (8.06%) Unix
7 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 4 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.84%) AIX
10 2 (3.23%) Solaris
10 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.61%) Android
11 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Migration
2 5 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (8.06%) High Availability
3 4 (6.45%) ITIL
3 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (4.84%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.23%) DevOps
5 2 (3.23%) Statistics
6 1 (1.61%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.61%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.61%) ERP
6 1 (1.61%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (1.61%) Information Management
6 1 (1.61%) Presales
6 1 (1.61%) Security Management
6 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (35.48%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.45%) MCSE
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) CISA
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) CISM
5 1 (1.61%) CISSP
5 1 (1.61%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (64.52%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.61%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) SCOM
3 4 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.84%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.84%) Netcool
4 3 (4.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.61%) Ansible
6 1 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.61%) Nagios
6 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.61%) Puppet
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.61%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.65%) VMware
3 8 (12.90%) HP
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle
5 4 (6.45%) Citrix
6 3 (4.84%) 3PAR
6 3 (4.84%) EMC
6 3 (4.84%) IBM
6 3 (4.84%) Veritas
7 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.23%) NetApp
7 2 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco
8 1 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) IronPort
8 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.61%) Lotus
8 1 (1.61%) Meridio
8 1 (1.61%) Symantec
8 1 (1.61%) Veeam
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago