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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 123 126 102
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 42 92 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.25% 1.56% 1.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.91% 9.16% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 72 75
Median daily rate £405 £375 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +37.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £206 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.38 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.66% +5.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
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 1004 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.09% 16.99% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 759 637
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 27
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -8.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 July 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 July 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 63 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 62 (71.26%) Microsoft
3 60 (68.97%) Windows
4 47 (54.02%) Windows Server
5 38 (43.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 33 (37.93%) VMware
7 30 (34.48%) MS Office
7 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (33.33%) Citrix
9 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 25 (28.74%) SharePoint
11 23 (26.44%) ITIL
11 23 (26.44%) DNS
12 22 (25.29%) Office 365
13 20 (22.99%) Migration
13 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (20.69%) Finance
16 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
17 16 (18.39%) Skype for Business
18 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
18 15 (17.24%) Cisco
18 15 (17.24%) SAN
18 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
19 14 (16.09%) Dell
19 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (16.09%) DHCP
19 14 (16.09%) SCCM
19 14 (16.09%) SCOM
20 13 (14.94%) HP

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 38 (43.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 28 (32.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (28.74%) SharePoint
4 16 (18.39%) Skype for Business
5 15 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (8.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.30%) IIS
8 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (34.48%) MS Office
2 15 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Maximo
1 2 (2.30%) Primavera
2 1 (1.15%) Faxination
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.29%) Office 365
2 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.90%) Mimecast
4 5 (5.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (4.60%) OneDrive
5 4 (4.60%) SaaS
5 4 (4.60%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.44%) DNS
2 15 (17.24%) SAN
3 14 (16.09%) DHCP
4 9 (10.34%) Firewall
4 9 (10.34%) Skype
5 7 (8.05%) Internet
5 7 (8.05%) LDAP
6 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.90%) VLAN
6 6 (6.90%) WAN
7 5 (5.75%) iSCSI
7 5 (5.75%) LAN
8 3 (3.45%) NAS
8 3 (3.45%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.45%) Network Security
8 3 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (2.30%) ISDN
9 2 (2.30%) SMTP
9 2 (2.30%) Wireless
10 1 (1.15%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) GIS
3 1 (1.15%) DB2
3 1 (1.15%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.15%) MS Access
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Banking
2 7 (8.05%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) Law
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Advertising
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.15%) Front Office
4 1 (1.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (19.54%) Analyst
2 11 (12.64%) Support Engineer
3 8 (9.20%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (9.20%) Architect
3 8 (9.20%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (8.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Consultant
5 6 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Office 365 Engineer
5 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Incident Analyst
6 5 (5.75%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Administrator
7 4 (4.60%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.60%) Exchange Specialist
7 4 (4.60%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (4.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) WAP
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Fat Client
1 11 (12.64%) Thin Client
2 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.75%) EqualLogic
4 5 (5.75%) Replication
4 5 (5.75%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (5.75%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.60%) Device Driver
5 4 (4.60%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (3.45%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.45%) NHS
6 3 (3.45%) PKI
6 3 (3.45%) Statistics
7 2 (2.30%) Reinsurance
8 1 (1.15%) BYOD
8 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (68.97%) Windows
2 47 (54.02%) Windows Server
3 30 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (19.54%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.75%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.60%) Android
8 4 (4.60%) Linux
8 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.45%) Unix
10 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.15%) Solaris
11 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) ITIL
2 20 (22.99%) Migration
3 11 (12.64%) Data Management
4 9 (10.34%) ITIL V3
5 6 (6.90%) Service Management
6 5 (5.75%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.75%) Change Management
6 5 (5.75%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.75%) Information Management
6 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
6 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.75%) Workflow
7 4 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.60%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.60%) Identity Management
7 4 (4.60%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.60%) Server Building
7 4 (4.60%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 9 (10.34%) SQL
3 3 (3.45%) C#
3 3 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.05%) MCSE
3 6 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) MCSA
5 3 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.45%) MCTS
5 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.30%) MCITP
6 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.15%) CCNA
7 1 (1.15%) CCNP
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.15%) MCP
7 1 (1.15%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 20 (22.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.49%) Hyper-V
3 10 (11.49%) Terminal Services
3 10 (11.49%) XenApp
4 9 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.90%) vSphere
6 5 (5.75%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.15%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.15%) vCloud
8 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) SCCM
1 14 (16.09%) SCOM
2 7 (8.05%) SCVMM
3 6 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (5.75%) WSUS
5 4 (4.60%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.60%) FortiGate
5 4 (4.60%) HP SIM
5 4 (4.60%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.45%) MIIS
7 2 (2.30%) XenMobile
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.15%) DameWare
8 1 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (1.15%) SCSM
8 1 (1.15%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (71.26%) Microsoft
2 33 (37.93%) VMware
3 29 (33.33%) Citrix
4 15 (17.24%) Cisco
5 14 (16.09%) Dell
6 13 (14.94%) HP
6 13 (14.94%) NetApp
7 11 (12.64%) Symantec
8 5 (5.75%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (5.75%) Juniper
9 4 (4.60%) EMC
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle
10 3 (3.45%) Apple
10 3 (3.45%) IBM
10 3 (3.45%) IronPort
10 3 (3.45%) Postini
10 3 (3.45%) Proofpoint
11 2 (2.30%) BEA
11 2 (2.30%) CODA
11 2 (2.30%) Novell
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