The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 60 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.03% 2.36% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.92% 12.73% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 1
Median daily rate £323 £244 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -30.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +70.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.93% -
MS Exchange
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
130 165 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.91% 18.56% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 118 126
Median daily rate £345 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £25.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £87.60 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (47.06%) Office 365
3 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (41.18%) Skype for Business
3 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 5 (29.41%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
6 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (23.53%) SCCM
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Skype
7 3 (17.65%) XenApp
7 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) Dell
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
7 3 (17.65%) Finance

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (41.18%) Skype for Business
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
1 3 (17.65%) Skype
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Support
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Messaging Support
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Expert
2 2 (11.76%) Server Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (5.88%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Messaging Support Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) SAN Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
1 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) EqualLogic
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Practice Management
3 1 (5.88%) Presales
3 1 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.88%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
4 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
4 3 (17.65%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) AppSense
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) Wyse
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 1 (5.88%) Altiris
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IronPort
5 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) OpenText
5 1 (5.88%) RightFax