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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 53 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 18 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.32% 2.45% 3.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.94% 14.29% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 11
Median daily rate £375 £324 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £279 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £11.75 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.66% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £15.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £15.40 £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +6.45%
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
181 126 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.35% 17.17% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 71 85
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £455 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Median hourly rate £10.60 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.93 £6.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £15.30 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
6 10 (37.04%) VMware
6 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 8 (29.63%) Citrix
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (22.22%) SCCM
10 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 6 (22.22%) DNS
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 5 (18.52%) MS Office
11 5 (18.52%) DHCP
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (18.52%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
12 4 (14.81%) XenApp
12 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (14.81%) Migration
12 4 (14.81%) Replication
13 3 (11.11%) VLAN
13 3 (11.11%) Cisco

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 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) VLAN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.70%) French Language
1 1 (3.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Administrator
1 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Administrator
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.41%) Unix
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Security Hardening
5 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (14.81%) XenApp
4 3 (11.11%) vSphere
5 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 8 (29.63%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
4 3 (11.11%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (7.41%) Lotus
6 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
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