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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 123 95 102
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 30 100 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.95% 1.95% 1.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.16% 11.12% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 71 75
Average daily rate £378 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £165 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £18.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.10 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £23.20 £62.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
487 899 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.48% 17.49% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 661 722
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £589
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.00 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Exchange.

1 67 (83.75%) Windows
2 52 (65.00%) Active Directory
3 46 (57.50%) Microsoft
4 43 (53.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 31 (38.75%) VMware
7 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (27.50%) Citrix
9 21 (26.25%) MS Office
9 21 (26.25%) Windows 7
9 21 (26.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 20 (25.00%) Finance
11 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 15 (18.75%) ITIL
11 15 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 15 (18.75%) SCCM
11 15 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
12 14 (17.50%) Cisco
12 14 (17.50%) SQL
13 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (16.25%) Skype for Business
14 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
14 12 (15.00%) Office 365
14 12 (15.00%) SCOM
14 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
15 11 (13.75%) Symantec
15 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
15 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
16 10 (12.50%) SAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (53.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (26.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (18.75%) SharePoint
4 13 (16.25%) Skype for Business
5 6 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (7.50%) IIS
6 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.25%) Apache
8 1 (1.25%) Drupal
8 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (1.25%) nginx
8 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (26.25%) MS Office
2 11 (13.75%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
4 1 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Maximo
1 2 (2.50%) Primavera
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.00%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) GitHub
4 1 (1.25%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.25%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.25%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) SAN
2 9 (11.25%) WAN
3 8 (10.00%) DHCP
3 8 (10.00%) DNS
3 8 (10.00%) Firewall
4 6 (7.50%) LAN
4 6 (7.50%) VPN
5 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.75%) FTP
7 2 (2.50%) 3G
7 2 (2.50%) Internet
7 2 (2.50%) Intranet
7 2 (2.50%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.50%) NAS
7 2 (2.50%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.50%) Skype
8 1 (1.25%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (1.25%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.25%) Telepresence
8 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) GIS
2 2 (2.50%) MySQL
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.50%) Marketing
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Electronics
5 1 (1.25%) German Language
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (13.75%) Support Engineer
2 9 (11.25%) Analyst
2 9 (11.25%) Consultant
3 8 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) IT Support
6 4 (5.00%) Support Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.00%) Veritas Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Wintel Consultant
6 4 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.00%) Wintel Support
7 3 (3.75%) Wintel Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (3.75%) XML
2 3 (3.75%) XML Messaging
3 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.25%) CSS
4 1 (1.25%) CSS3
4 1 (1.25%) HTML
4 1 (1.25%) HTML5
4 1 (1.25%) RSS
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.00%) Clustering
3 4 (5.00%) NHS
4 3 (3.75%) Hedge funds
4 3 (3.75%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.50%) Handset
5 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) CESG
6 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) Spread Betting
6 1 (1.25%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (83.75%) Windows
2 35 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 24 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (26.25%) Windows 7
5 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.75%) Windows Vista
7 6 (7.50%) Android
7 6 (7.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.25%) Linux
9 4 (5.00%) Unix
9 4 (5.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.75%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.50%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.25%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) ITIL
2 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
3 6 (7.50%) Data Protection
4 5 (6.25%) Migration
5 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.00%) Data Management
6 3 (3.75%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
6 3 (3.75%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.75%) Patch Management
6 3 (3.75%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (3.75%) Workflow
7 2 (2.50%) CAD
7 2 (2.50%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.50%) Document Management
7 2 (2.50%) EAM
7 2 (2.50%) Release Management
7 2 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.50%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) VBScript
4 1 (1.25%) C
4 1 (1.25%) C#
4 1 (1.25%) PHP
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.25%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.50%) MCSE
3 4 (5.00%) CCNA
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.75%) MCITP
5 2 (2.50%) Degree
5 2 (2.50%) MCP
5 2 (2.50%) MCSA
5 2 (2.50%) MCTS
6 1 (1.25%) CEH
6 1 (1.25%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.25%) CISSP
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.25%) MCDST
6 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO15022
2 3 (3.75%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.25%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) RMADS
System Software
1 52 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (12.50%) XenApp
4 9 (11.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.00%) ISA Server
7 3 (3.75%) BitLocker
7 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.75%) vSphere
8 1 (1.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.25%) Docker
8 1 (1.25%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.25%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.25%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (18.75%) SCCM
2 12 (15.00%) SCOM
3 4 (5.00%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (5.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.75%) vMotion
5 2 (2.50%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.50%) HP SIM
5 2 (2.50%) WSUS
6 1 (1.25%) Casper Suite
6 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.25%) Puppet
6 1 (1.25%) SCSM
6 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.25%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.25%) WMI
6 1 (1.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 46 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.75%) VMware
3 22 (27.50%) Citrix
4 14 (17.50%) Cisco
5 11 (13.75%) Symantec
6 10 (12.50%) NetApp
7 7 (8.75%) EMC
8 6 (7.50%) Veritas
9 4 (5.00%) Oracle
10 3 (3.75%) Bomgar
10 3 (3.75%) HP
10 3 (3.75%) SAP
11 2 (2.50%) BEA
11 2 (2.50%) CODA
11 2 (2.50%) CommVault
11 2 (2.50%) Dell
11 2 (2.50%) F5
11 2 (2.50%) IBM
11 2 (2.50%) Siemens
11 2 (2.50%) Syclo
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