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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 139 123 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -34
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 33 65 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.97% 1.41% 2.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.43% 8.88% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 47 94
Median daily rate £425 £338 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £144 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £441 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -4.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £15.86 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.91% -6.70%
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
608 732 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.78% 15.88% 15.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 569 660
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 £325 £263 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.69 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -31.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £22.50 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 57 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 54 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 51 (65.38%) Windows
4 40 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (44.87%) Windows Server
6 27 (34.62%) MS Office
7 26 (33.33%) Finance
8 25 (32.05%) Office 365
8 25 (32.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (29.49%) VMware
10 22 (28.21%) Citrix
10 22 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 21 (26.92%) DNS
12 20 (25.64%) ITIL
13 19 (24.36%) Migration
14 17 (21.79%) SharePoint
14 17 (21.79%) Cisco
14 17 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (21.79%) Skype for Business
15 16 (20.51%) Windows 7
15 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
17 14 (17.95%) HP
17 14 (17.95%) SAN
18 13 (16.67%) Dell
18 13 (16.67%) Symantec
18 13 (16.67%) Firewall
19 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
19 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
20 10 (12.82%) DHCP

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 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (21.79%) SharePoint
3 17 (21.79%) Skype for Business
4 10 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (6.41%) IIS
7 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.85%) Apache
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (34.62%) MS Office
2 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.05%) Office 365
2 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.69%) Mimecast
4 4 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.56%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.56%) SaaS
5 2 (2.56%) Yammer
6 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (26.92%) DNS
2 14 (17.95%) SAN
3 13 (16.67%) Firewall
4 10 (12.82%) DHCP
5 9 (11.54%) Skype
6 7 (8.97%) VLAN
7 6 (7.69%) LDAP
8 4 (5.13%) iSCSI
8 4 (5.13%) ISDN
8 4 (5.13%) NAS
8 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.13%) WAN
9 3 (3.85%) Internet
9 3 (3.85%) LAN
9 3 (3.85%) NetScaler
9 3 (3.85%) Network Security
9 3 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (3.85%) SSL
9 3 (3.85%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) DB2
2 1 (1.28%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 26 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Legal
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
4 5 (6.41%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.85%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Front Office
6 1 (1.28%) Games
6 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (21.79%) Analyst
2 7 (8.97%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (8.97%) Architect
2 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
3 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Administrator
4 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support
4 5 (6.41%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.13%) Exchange Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Exchange Specialist
5 4 (5.13%) Messaging Specialist
5 4 (5.13%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Office 365 Engineer
5 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) Middleware
2 2 (2.56%) WAP
3 1 (1.28%) .NET
3 1 (1.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Fat Client
1 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
1 8 (10.26%) Thin Client
2 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.97%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (8.97%) Virtual Team
3 5 (6.41%) Replication
4 4 (5.13%) Clustering
4 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.13%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (3.85%) CLARiiON
5 3 (3.85%) Equities
5 3 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.85%) PKI
5 3 (3.85%) Statistics
6 2 (2.56%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.56%) iPhone
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 51 (65.38%) Windows
2 35 (44.87%) Windows Server
3 25 (32.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (20.51%) Windows 7
4 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.69%) Linux
5 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.41%) Unix
7 4 (5.13%) Android
7 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.85%) CentOS
9 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.28%) Solaris
10 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) ITIL
2 19 (24.36%) Migration
3 9 (11.54%) Data Management
4 8 (10.26%) Service Management
5 6 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.41%) Asset Management
6 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.41%) Information Management
6 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.13%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.13%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (3.85%) Data Governance
8 3 (3.85%) E-Discovery
8 3 (3.85%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
8 3 (3.85%) Identity Management
8 3 (3.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (1.28%) Java
4 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.28%) PHP
4 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) MCSA
2 4 (5.13%) MCSE
2 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.28%) CCNA
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) Terminal Services
3 7 (8.97%) XenApp
4 6 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (5.13%) DFS Replication
5 4 (5.13%) vSphere
6 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.28%) vCloud
8 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.28%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) SCCM
2 9 (11.54%) SCOM
3 6 (7.69%) SCVMM
4 5 (6.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (6.41%) WSUS
5 4 (5.13%) FortiGate
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (3.85%) MIIS
7 2 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.56%) HP SIM
7 2 (2.56%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.28%) SCSM
8 1 (1.28%) SnapVault
8 1 (1.28%) Sun Identity Manager
8 1 (1.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 54 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.49%) VMware
3 22 (28.21%) Citrix
4 17 (21.79%) Cisco
5 14 (17.95%) HP
6 13 (16.67%) Dell
6 13 (16.67%) Symantec
7 10 (12.82%) NetApp
8 5 (6.41%) EMC
8 5 (6.41%) EqualLogic
8 5 (6.41%) Juniper
9 4 (5.13%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (5.13%) IronPort
10 3 (3.85%) Apple
10 3 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (3.85%) Bloomberg
10 3 (3.85%) Polycom
10 3 (3.85%) Postini
10 3 (3.85%) Proofpoint
10 3 (3.85%) Sonus
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