The table below looks at the statistics for the Exchange Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Exchange Engineer
Rank 535 525 543
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 34 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.061% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.065% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 15
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£315 £351 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.32% +3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47054 44428 49354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.49% 92.75% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29070 26959 28367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1936 2487
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Exchange Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Exchange Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Exchange Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +5 15 £348 -1.06% 2
South East -3 8 £310 -22.50% 1
Yorkshire - 8 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £383 -
East of England - 1 £225 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
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Exchange Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Exchange Engineer in their job title 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 with Exchange Engineer in their job title.

1 41 (87.23%) MS Exchange
2 34 (72.34%) Windows
3 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
4 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (38.30%) Migration
7 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (23.40%) VMware
9 10 (21.28%) Lync
9 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
11 8 (17.02%) DNS
11 8 (17.02%) SCOM
11 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
12 7 (14.89%) Finance
12 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (14.89%) SCCM
12 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
13 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (10.64%) DHCP
14 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
14 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (10.64%) vSphere
15 4 (8.51%) MCSE
15 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
15 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
15 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification

Exchange Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Exchange Engineer in their job title 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 with Exchange Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (87.23%) MS Exchange
2 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (21.28%) Lync
4 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) IIS
6 3 (6.38%) IBM Notes
6 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.13%) GroupWise
8 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Google Apps
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) DNS
2 5 (10.64%) DHCP
3 4 (8.51%) SAN
4 3 (6.38%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.26%) S/MIME
5 2 (4.26%) Firewall
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security
5 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.13%) IMAP
6 1 (2.13%) MGCP
6 1 (2.13%) H.323
6 1 (2.13%) PBX
6 1 (2.13%) VoIP
6 1 (2.13%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) POP3
6 1 (2.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) EDMS
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Local Government
3 1 (2.13%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.51%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 34 (72.34%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.26%) UNIX
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Migration
2 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (6.38%) Time Management
3 3 (6.38%) QMS
3 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
3 3 (6.38%) ITIL
3 3 (6.38%) MOF
3 3 (6.38%) Project Management
3 3 (6.38%) Service Management
4 2 (4.26%) Process Management
4 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.26%) ITSM
5 1 (2.13%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.13%) High Availability
5 1 (2.13%) Change Control
5 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.13%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.13%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) VBScript
3 2 (4.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) MCSE
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.51%) MCITP
4 3 (6.38%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.38%) BS7799
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (61.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) vSphere
2 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.26%) XenApp
3 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.26%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) SCOM
2 7 (14.89%) SCCM
3 3 (6.38%) WSUS
4 2 (4.26%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Symantec
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Lotus
5 2 (4.26%) McAfee
5 2 (4.26%) ION Trading
5 2 (4.26%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) Postini
6 1 (2.13%) Polycom
6 1 (2.13%) Radianz
6 1 (2.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.13%) Novell
6 1 (2.13%) Sun
6 1 (2.13%) Fidessa
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Dell