The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 53 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 3.03% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.15% 22.73% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
Median daily rate £250 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £165 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £24.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +88.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
MS Exchange
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
135 88 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.20% 13.33% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 64 72
Median daily rate £430 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.21 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.40% +40.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (67.86%) Citrix
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) Windows
5 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
7 10 (35.71%) Cisco
8 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 8 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (21.43%) XenApp
10 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (14.29%) DNS
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
11 4 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (14.29%) Office 365
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
11 4 (14.29%) SCCM
11 4 (14.29%) Veeam
12 3 (10.71%) PKI
12 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (10.71%) PowerShell

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) MindAlign
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) IMAP
3 2 (7.14%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (7.14%) S/MIME
3 2 (7.14%) SMTP
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (3.57%) French Language
1 1 (3.57%) German Language
1 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 7 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 2 (7.14%) SUSE
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 8 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
2 4 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) People Management
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.57%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.71%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Citrix
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco
5 4 (14.29%) Veeam
6 2 (7.14%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) Proofpoint
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
7 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow