The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 75 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.38% 1.46% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.61% 10.36% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 7
Median daily rate £275 £244 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% +17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £188 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £322 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
+14.09% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 - £17.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
MS Exchange
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
244 222 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.08% 14.11% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 138 88
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £231 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.83 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.84% +29.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.83 £19.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 6 - - 7
Leicestershire +10 5 £275 +15.78% 1
Northamptonshire -4 5 £171 -38.17% 2
Lincolnshire +1 3 £300 +43.71% 2
Derbyshire +4 2 £450 +47.54%
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
5 23 (41.07%) VMware
6 21 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 17 (30.36%) Office 365
8 17 (30.36%) Windows XP
9 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (25.00%) Cisco
11 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (23.21%) HP
12 13 (23.21%) Migration
13 12 (21.43%) MS Office
13 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (19.64%) SAN
14 11 (19.64%) DHCP
15 10 (17.86%) ITIL
15 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
16 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
16 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
16 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
16 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
16 9 (16.07%) Firewall
17 8 (14.29%) VPN
17 8 (14.29%) Citrix
17 8 (14.29%) MCSE
17 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (66.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
4 8 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (10.71%) IBM Notes
7 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
8 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (21.43%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) DHCP
1 11 (19.64%) SAN
2 9 (16.07%) Firewall
2 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
3 8 (14.29%) VPN
4 7 (12.50%) DNS
5 4 (7.14%) Internet
5 4 (7.14%) LAN
5 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.57%) Skype
6 2 (3.57%) SMTP
6 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
6 2 (3.57%) WAN
6 2 (3.57%) Wireless
7 1 (1.79%) IPv4
7 1 (1.79%) NAS
7 1 (1.79%) PBX
7 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Exchange Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Office 365 Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.14%) IT Support
6 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Blackberry
2 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.36%) iPad
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 2 (3.57%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 39 (69.64%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 17 (30.36%) Windows XP
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
7 6 (10.71%) Windows 10
7 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.93%) Unix
9 3 (5.36%) Linux
10 2 (3.57%) Android
11 1 (1.79%) Solaris
11 1 (1.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Migration
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.36%) High Availability
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (1.79%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.79%) Change Management
7 1 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.79%) Logistics
7 1 (1.79%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) VBScript
3 1 (1.79%) LINC
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.29%) MCSE
3 4 (7.14%) CCNA
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (7.14%) MCSA
4 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.79%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) MCITP
6 1 (1.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.71%) XenDesktop
5 4 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (7.14%) vSphere
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft
2 23 (41.07%) VMware
3 14 (25.00%) Cisco
4 13 (23.21%) HP
5 8 (14.29%) Citrix
6 6 (10.71%) Lotus
7 5 (8.93%) Dell
7 5 (8.93%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (5.36%) IronPort
9 2 (3.57%) NetApp
9 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.79%) arcserve
10 1 (1.79%) CA
10 1 (1.79%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle
10 1 (1.79%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.79%) Sophos
10 1 (1.79%) Twitter