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 19 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
South West / Bristol
Rank 64 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.53% 0.75% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.30% 5.26% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Median daily rate £341 £313 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.20% +73.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £233 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £393 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -3.03%

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
93 114 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.40% 14.18% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 90 106
Median daily rate £375 £338 £387
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £165.00 £80.63 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

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
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 19 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (46.67%) DNS
7 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (33.33%) Office 365
9 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (26.67%) MS Office
9 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (26.67%) Citrix
9 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (20.00%) DHCP
10 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (20.00%) Finance
10 3 (20.00%) Migration
10 3 (20.00%) SCDPM
10 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (13.33%) Intel
11 2 (13.33%) XenApp
11 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
11 2 (13.33%) RightFax

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 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) IBM Domino
4 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
3 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Lotus Notes Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Software Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Data Security
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (20.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (6.67%) DatAdvantage
2 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 2 (13.33%) IronPort
3 2 (13.33%) Lotus
3 2 (13.33%) RightFax
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Dell KACE
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Varonis
4 1 (6.67%) Wyse