The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 76 65 33
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -32
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 52 71 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.10% 2.57% 4.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.85% 11.77% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 60
Median daily rate £230 £262 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.21% +20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £180 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £405 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 17
Median hourly rate £11.50 £22.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.45% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.43 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
439 603 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.74% 21.79% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 358 245
Median daily rate £420 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 40
Median hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.41 £45.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Essex -3 14 £375 +17.64% 6
Hertfordshire +11 12 £120 -68.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 11 £303 +21.00% 1
Suffolk -2 6 £180 -10.00%
Norfolk 0 5 £210 -6.66% 1
Bedfordshire -5 4 £330 +39.68% 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 of England region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 80 (82.47%) Windows
2 67 (69.07%) Active Directory
3 56 (57.73%) Microsoft
4 38 (39.18%) Windows Server
5 36 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (35.05%) VMware
7 29 (29.90%) MS Office
7 29 (29.90%) MS Excel
8 28 (28.87%) Windows 7
9 26 (26.80%) Office 365
9 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (24.74%) ITIL
11 23 (23.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
12 22 (22.68%) Citrix
13 19 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (18.56%) SCCM
14 18 (18.56%) SharePoint
15 16 (16.49%) Windows XP
15 16 (16.49%) HP
15 16 (16.49%) DNS
15 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
15 16 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2013
16 15 (15.46%) Cisco
17 14 (14.43%) Finance
17 14 (14.43%) SC Cleared
18 12 (12.37%) DHCP
18 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (12.37%) Windows 8
19 11 (11.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 36 (37.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (18.56%) SharePoint
3 16 (16.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (11.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (10.31%) Skype for Business
6 8 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (8.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (6.19%) SAS
8 3 (3.09%) IBM Domino
8 3 (3.09%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.06%) Documentum
9 2 (2.06%) IIS
9 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (29.90%) MS Excel
1 29 (29.90%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Sage 50
1 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (26.80%) Office 365
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.49%) DNS
2 12 (12.37%) DHCP
3 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.22%) VPN
5 5 (5.15%) Firewall
5 5 (5.15%) Intranet
5 5 (5.15%) WAN
6 4 (4.12%) LAN
6 4 (4.12%) SAN
7 3 (3.09%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.09%) VoIP
7 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.09%) Wireless
8 2 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.03%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.03%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.03%) NAS
9 1 (1.03%) Network Security
9 1 (1.03%) Skype
9 1 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.12%) Data Mart
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.06%) MySQL
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) MS Access
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Local Government
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.43%) Support Engineer
2 13 (13.40%) Analyst
3 12 (12.37%) Architect
4 11 (11.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (8.25%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (8.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (8.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.22%) Desktop Engineer
6 7 (7.22%) Desktop Support
6 7 (7.22%) Service Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) Exchange Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (5.15%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) VMware Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) .NET
2 1 (1.03%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.19%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.12%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.06%) iPad
4 2 (2.06%) iPhone
4 2 (2.06%) NHS
4 2 (2.06%) Robotics
5 1 (1.03%) BYOD
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.03%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.03%) PKI
5 1 (1.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 80 (82.47%) Windows
2 38 (39.18%) Windows Server
3 28 (28.87%) Windows 7
4 26 (26.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (16.49%) Windows XP
7 12 (12.37%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.15%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.12%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (3.09%) Unix
10 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.06%) Android
11 2 (2.06%) Linux
11 2 (2.06%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.06%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) ITIL
2 6 (6.19%) Migration
3 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (4.12%) High Availability
3 4 (4.12%) Problem Management
3 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.09%) Email Migration
4 3 (3.09%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.09%) Project Management
4 3 (3.09%) Scrum
4 3 (3.09%) Software Licensing
4 3 (3.09%) Time Management
5 2 (2.06%) Data Architecture
5 2 (2.06%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (2.06%) ITSM
5 2 (2.06%) OO
5 2 (2.06%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (2.06%) UML
6 1 (1.03%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.25%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.19%) SQL
3 3 (3.09%) C#
4 2 (2.06%) Java
4 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.06%) VBScript
5 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.28%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (9.28%) MCSE
5 6 (6.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (5.15%) MCSA
7 3 (3.09%) VCP5
7 3 (3.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.06%) CCNA
8 2 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.06%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.03%) MCITP
9 1 (1.03%) MCP
9 1 (1.03%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (69.07%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.22%) XenApp
4 4 (4.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (4.12%) MetaFrame
5 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.06%) NFS
6 2 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.06%) vSphere
6 2 (2.06%) XenServer
7 1 (1.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) SCCM
2 5 (5.15%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.12%) SCOM
4 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 56 (57.73%) Microsoft
2 34 (35.05%) VMware
3 22 (22.68%) Citrix
4 16 (16.49%) HP
5 15 (15.46%) Cisco
6 10 (10.31%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.15%) NetApp
8 4 (4.12%) SunGard
8 4 (4.12%) Symantec
9 3 (3.09%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.09%) Apple
9 3 (3.09%) Avaya
9 3 (3.09%) IBM
9 3 (3.09%) Lotus
9 3 (3.09%) Proofpoint
10 2 (2.06%) Blue Prism
10 2 (2.06%) Cognos
10 2 (2.06%) Dell
10 2 (2.06%) Oracle
10 2 (2.06%) Veeam
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