The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 141 120 95
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -25
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 37 84 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.06% 1.56% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.81% 9.25% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 62 88
Median daily rate £425 £369 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +33.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £434 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £15.87
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.00%
MS Exchange
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
637 908 970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.32% 16.89% 16.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 685 663
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 29
Median hourly rate £13.75 £15.75 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.69% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £47.20 £124.00
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 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 City of London region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 64 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 61 (70.93%) Microsoft
3 57 (66.28%) Windows
4 45 (52.33%) Windows Server
5 40 (46.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (38.37%) VMware
7 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (34.88%) MS Office
9 27 (31.40%) Citrix
10 25 (29.07%) DNS
10 25 (29.07%) Office 365
11 24 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 24 (27.91%) SharePoint
11 24 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (25.58%) ITIL
12 22 (25.58%) Migration
13 20 (23.26%) Finance
14 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (20.93%) HP
16 17 (19.77%) Cisco
16 17 (19.77%) SAN
16 17 (19.77%) PowerShell
16 17 (19.77%) Skype for Business
16 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
17 16 (18.60%) Symantec
18 15 (17.44%) DHCP
18 15 (17.44%) Dell
19 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
20 13 (15.12%) SCCM

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 40 (46.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 24 (27.91%) SharePoint
3 17 (19.77%) Skype for Business
4 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.98%) IIS
7 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.49%) Apache
9 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.16%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (34.88%) MS Office
2 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 25 (29.07%) Office 365
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.98%) Mimecast
4 5 (5.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.65%) SaaS
6 3 (3.49%) OneDrive
6 3 (3.49%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.07%) DNS
2 17 (19.77%) SAN
3 15 (17.44%) DHCP
4 13 (15.12%) Firewall
5 9 (10.47%) Skype
6 7 (8.14%) Internet
6 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.14%) VLAN
7 6 (6.98%) LDAP
7 6 (6.98%) WAN
8 5 (5.81%) iSCSI
8 5 (5.81%) LAN
9 4 (4.65%) NAS
9 4 (4.65%) Network Security
10 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
10 3 (3.49%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (3.49%) SSL
11 2 (2.33%) ISDN
11 2 (2.33%) Wireless
12 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) DB2
2 1 (1.16%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.16%) MS Access
2 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Legal
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Law
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Front Office
6 1 (1.16%) Games
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (9.30%) Architect
2 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (9.30%) Support Engineer
3 7 (8.14%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (6.98%) Office 365 Engineer
4 6 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Administrator
5 5 (5.81%) Incident Analyst
5 5 (5.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Citrix Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Exchange Architect
6 4 (4.65%) Exchange Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) Messaging Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Office 365 Specialist
6 4 (4.65%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) Middleware
2 2 (2.33%) WAP
3 1 (1.16%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Fat Client
1 11 (12.79%) Thin Client
2 8 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.14%) Blackberry
4 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.81%) EqualLogic
5 5 (5.81%) Replication
5 5 (5.81%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.81%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.65%) Clustering
6 4 (4.65%) Device Driver
6 4 (4.65%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (3.49%) CLARiiON
7 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.49%) PKI
7 3 (3.49%) Statistics
8 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.16%) iPhone
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (66.28%) Windows
2 45 (52.33%) Windows Server
3 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (19.77%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.98%) Linux
8 5 (5.81%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.65%) Android
9 4 (4.65%) Unix
10 3 (3.49%) CentOS
10 3 (3.49%) Windows XP
11 2 (2.33%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.16%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (1.16%) Solaris
12 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) ITIL
1 22 (25.58%) Migration
2 12 (13.95%) Data Management
3 8 (9.30%) Service Management
4 7 (8.14%) ITIL V3
5 6 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.81%) Information Management
6 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.81%) Workflow
7 4 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.65%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.65%) Server Building
7 4 (4.65%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.49%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.14%) SQL
3 3 (3.49%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.16%) PHP
4 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.98%) MCSE
3 5 (5.81%) MCSA
3 5 (5.81%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.49%) Degree
6 2 (2.33%) CCNA
6 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.33%) MCTS
6 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.16%) CCNP
7 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.16%) MCITP
7 1 (1.16%) MCP
7 1 (1.16%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.16%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 64 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 24 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.63%) Terminal Services
3 10 (11.63%) XenApp
4 9 (10.47%) Hyper-V
4 9 (10.47%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (8.14%) vSphere
6 5 (5.81%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.65%) DFS Replication
8 3 (3.49%) VMware ESX
8 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.16%) vCloud
9 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) SCCM
1 13 (15.12%) SCOM
2 7 (8.14%) SCVMM
3 6 (6.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (5.81%) Backup Exec
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (5.81%) WSUS
5 4 (4.65%) FortiGate
5 4 (4.65%) HP SIM
5 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (4.65%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.49%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.49%) MIIS
7 2 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.33%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.16%) DameWare
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.16%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.16%) SCSM
8 1 (1.16%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 61 (70.93%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.37%) VMware
3 27 (31.40%) Citrix
4 18 (20.93%) HP
5 17 (19.77%) Cisco
6 16 (18.60%) Symantec
7 15 (17.44%) Dell
8 13 (15.12%) NetApp
9 5 (5.81%) Dell Compellent
9 5 (5.81%) EMC
9 5 (5.81%) Juniper
10 3 (3.49%) Apple
10 3 (3.49%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (3.49%) IronPort
10 3 (3.49%) Postini
10 3 (3.49%) Proofpoint
11 2 (2.33%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.33%) Novell
12 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.16%) Veritas
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