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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 117 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 47 107 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.86% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.41% 11.01% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 80 84
Median daily rate £419 £350 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% +27.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £22.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.58%
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
559 972 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.61% 16.93% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 733 656
Median daily rate £445 £408 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.20% +4.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £36.70 £62.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 60 (71.43%) Windows
1 60 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 59 (70.24%) Microsoft
3 51 (60.71%) Windows Server
4 37 (44.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (42.86%) VMware
6 31 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (35.71%) Citrix
7 30 (35.71%) MS Office
7 30 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
8 22 (26.19%) SharePoint
8 22 (26.19%) Finance
8 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (25.00%) Migration
9 21 (25.00%) DNS
10 20 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (22.62%) Office 365
12 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
13 17 (20.24%) ITIL
14 16 (19.05%) DHCP
15 15 (17.86%) Windows 7
15 15 (17.86%) Skype for Business
16 14 (16.67%) SCCM
16 14 (16.67%) SCOM
16 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
16 14 (16.67%) SAN
17 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (15.48%) Dell
17 13 (15.48%) SQL Server

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 37 (44.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 30 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (26.19%) SharePoint
4 20 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (17.86%) Skype for Business
6 5 (5.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.38%) IIS
7 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (35.71%) MS Office
2 18 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.38%) MS Project
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Maximo
1 2 (2.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.62%) Office 365
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) OneDrive
3 4 (4.76%) SaaS
3 4 (4.76%) Yammer
4 3 (3.57%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.38%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) DNS
2 16 (19.05%) DHCP
3 14 (16.67%) SAN
4 10 (11.90%) Firewall
5 8 (9.52%) Skype
5 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.33%) Internet
7 6 (7.14%) WAN
8 5 (5.95%) iSCSI
8 5 (5.95%) LAN
8 5 (5.95%) LDAP
8 5 (5.95%) VLAN
9 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.57%) Network Security
9 3 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (3.57%) VPN
10 2 (2.38%) SMTP
10 2 (2.38%) Wireless
11 1 (1.19%) VoIP
11 1 (1.19%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) GIS
2 2 (2.38%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) DB2
3 1 (1.19%) MS Access
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) CircleCI
2 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Front Office
5 1 (1.19%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Analyst
2 11 (13.10%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (8.33%) Consultant
5 6 (7.14%) Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (5.95%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Citrix Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Exchange Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Incident Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.76%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
2 2 (2.38%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (2.38%) WAP
2 2 (2.38%) XML
2 2 (2.38%) XML Messaging
3 1 (1.19%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Fat Client
1 10 (11.90%) Thin Client
2 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.95%) Blackberry
3 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.76%) Device Driver
4 4 (4.76%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.76%) Replication
5 3 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (3.57%) NHS
5 3 (3.57%) PKI
5 3 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.57%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.38%) Reinsurance
6 2 (2.38%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.19%) iPhone
7 1 (1.19%) Spread Betting
7 1 (1.19%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (71.43%) Windows
2 51 (60.71%) Windows Server
3 31 (36.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (17.86%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.95%) Linux
7 5 (5.95%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.57%) Unix
8 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.38%) Android
9 2 (2.38%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.19%) Solaris
10 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) Migration
2 17 (20.24%) ITIL
3 11 (13.10%) Data Management
4 7 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 6 (7.14%) Workflow
6 5 (5.95%) Change Management
6 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.95%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.76%) Identity Management
7 4 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.76%) Information Management
7 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.76%) Server Building
7 4 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.76%) Service Management
8 3 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (8.33%) SQL
3 4 (4.76%) C#
4 3 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
5 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.19%) VB
5 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.33%) MCSE
3 5 (5.95%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) MCSA
4 3 (3.57%) MCTS
5 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.38%) MCITP
5 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.19%) CCNA
6 1 (1.19%) CCNP
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.19%) MCP
6 1 (1.19%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) ISO15022
2 2 (2.38%) ISO20022
System Software
1 60 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.48%) XenApp
4 11 (13.10%) Hyper-V
5 9 (10.71%) Terminal Services
5 9 (10.71%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (8.33%) vSphere
7 6 (7.14%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.38%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.19%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.19%) Docker
10 1 (1.19%) vCloud
10 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) SCCM
1 14 (16.67%) SCOM
2 7 (8.33%) SCVMM
3 5 (5.95%) HP SIM
3 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (5.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (4.76%) Backup Exec
4 4 (4.76%) SCOrch
4 4 (4.76%) WSUS
5 3 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.57%) FortiGate
5 3 (3.57%) MIIS
6 2 (2.38%) vMotion
6 2 (2.38%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.19%) Ansible
7 1 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 59 (70.24%) Microsoft
2 36 (42.86%) VMware
3 30 (35.71%) Citrix
4 13 (15.48%) Dell
5 12 (14.29%) Cisco
6 11 (13.10%) NetApp
6 11 (13.10%) Symantec
7 10 (11.90%) HP
8 5 (5.95%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (5.95%) Oracle
9 3 (3.57%) IBM
9 3 (3.57%) Juniper
10 2 (2.38%) Apple
10 2 (2.38%) BEA
10 2 (2.38%) CODA
10 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.38%) SAP
10 2 (2.38%) Syclo
11 1 (1.19%) HubSpot
11 1 (1.19%) iManage
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