The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 132 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 868 999 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.77% 2.03% 2.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.16% 10.95% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 589 565
Median daily rate £321 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 129 149
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.98 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +6.12%
MS Exchange
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9474 9126 8547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.29% 18.55% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6378 5768 5373
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 324 300
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.30% +9.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in England

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in England

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in England

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the England region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London -56 320 £350 +12.90% 92
South East -6 207 £350 +3.32% 47
North West +9 75 £375 +72.41% 22
Yorkshire -1 63 £231 -21.27% 26
East of England -11 51 £250 -2.72% 18
South West -19 51 £325 +42.85% 37
North East -10 46 £285 +47.09% 10
East Midlands +17 31 £275 -2.13% 18
West Midlands -22 28 £268 -2.72% 18
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 1187 (74.23%) Windows
2 1139 (71.23%) Active Directory
3 978 (61.16%) Microsoft
4 699 (43.71%) Windows Server
5 691 (43.21%) VMware
6 647 (40.46%) Exchange Server 2010
7 472 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 398 (24.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 392 (24.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 371 (23.20%) Office 365
10 371 (23.20%) Citrix
11 370 (23.14%) MS Office
12 353 (22.08%) ITIL
13 333 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
14 328 (20.51%) Windows 7
15 318 (19.89%) MS Excel
16 292 (18.26%) Migration
17 289 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
18 288 (18.01%) DNS
19 263 (16.45%) SharePoint
20 256 (16.01%) Skype for Business
21 253 (15.82%) Cisco
22 250 (15.63%) Security Cleared
22 250 (15.63%) SCCM
23 239 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2007
24 235 (14.70%) Microsoft Certification
24 235 (14.70%) SQL Server
25 230 (14.38%) PowerShell
26 223 (13.95%) Firewall
27 222 (13.88%) DHCP

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 647 (40.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 333 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 263 (16.45%) SharePoint
4 256 (16.01%) Skype for Business
5 239 (14.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 203 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 96 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 63 (3.94%) IIS
9 60 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 37 (2.31%) IBM Notes
11 32 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 30 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
13 29 (1.81%) Office Communications Server
14 19 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
15 17 (1.06%) IBM Domino
16 15 (0.94%) Live Communications Server
17 10 (0.63%) Apache
18 9 (0.56%) WebSphere
18 9 (0.56%) WordPress
19 8 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 370 (23.14%) MS Office
2 318 (19.89%) MS Excel
3 31 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.00%) PaintShop Pro
5 10 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.50%) MS Project
7 4 (0.25%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) Windchill
9 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.44%) RMDS
4 6 (0.38%) BusinessWare
4 6 (0.38%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.19%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.13%) assyst
6 2 (0.13%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.13%) Maximo
6 2 (0.13%) Primavera
7 1 (0.063%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.063%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.063%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.063%) Summit
7 1 (0.063%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 371 (23.20%) Office 365
2 90 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.75%) Mimecast
4 21 (1.31%) OneDrive
5 20 (1.25%) IaaS
6 18 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (1.13%) SaaS
6 18 (1.13%) Yammer
7 11 (0.69%) Google Apps
8 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.38%) PaaS
10 2 (0.13%) GitHub
11 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.063%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.063%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 288 (18.01%) DNS
2 223 (13.95%) Firewall
3 222 (13.88%) DHCP
4 185 (11.57%) SAN
5 173 (10.82%) LAN
6 163 (10.19%) WAN
7 152 (9.51%) TCP/IP
8 137 (8.57%) Skype
9 87 (5.44%) VPN
10 79 (4.94%) Internet
11 58 (3.63%) VoIP
12 49 (3.06%) Wireless
13 34 (2.13%) SMTP
14 32 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
15 30 (1.88%) VLAN
16 29 (1.81%) Remote Desktop
17 28 (1.75%) Unified Communications
18 25 (1.56%) NAS
19 21 (1.31%) Intranet
19 21 (1.31%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (14.70%) SQL Server
2 69 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (0.69%) MS Access
7 8 (0.50%) DB2
8 7 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (0.44%) MySQL
8 7 (0.44%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.38%) DB2 UDB
10 5 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (0.31%) QlikView
11 4 (0.25%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.19%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (0.56%) JIRA
2 6 (0.38%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.19%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.13%) MSI
6 1 (0.063%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.063%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.063%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.063%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.063%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.063%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.063%) Subversion
6 1 (0.063%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.063%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 197 (12.32%) Finance
2 81 (5.07%) Banking
3 40 (2.50%) Legal
4 34 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 28 (1.75%) Law
6 22 (1.38%) Advertising
7 20 (1.25%) Back Office
8 16 (1.00%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.00%) Retail
9 15 (0.94%) Marketing
10 13 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 12 (0.75%) Local Government
11 12 (0.75%) Military
12 10 (0.63%) Electronics
12 10 (0.63%) Front Office
12 10 (0.63%) Italian Language
13 9 (0.56%) French Language
13 9 (0.56%) German Language
13 9 (0.56%) Publishing
13 9 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 282 (17.64%) Analyst
2 264 (16.51%) Support Engineer
3 182 (11.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 144 (9.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 131 (8.19%) 3rd Line Support
6 125 (7.82%) Consultant
7 117 (7.32%) Service Analyst
8 102 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
9 100 (6.25%) Architect
10 99 (6.19%) Exchange Engineer
11 98 (6.13%) Service Desk Analyst
12 96 (6.00%) Support Analyst
13 83 (5.19%) Windows Engineer
14 79 (4.94%) Desktop Support
15 78 (4.88%) Server Engineer
16 75 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 66 (4.13%) Infrastructure Support
18 64 (4.00%) IT Support
19 62 (3.88%) Exchange Support
20 61 (3.81%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.13%) .NET
2 16 (1.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (0.94%) Web Services
4 11 (0.69%) HTML
5 10 (0.63%) XML
6 9 (0.56%) MSMQ
7 8 (0.50%) CSS
8 6 (0.38%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (0.38%) MAPI
9 5 (0.31%) JSON
9 5 (0.31%) SAML
9 5 (0.31%) WAP
10 4 (0.25%) jQuery
10 4 (0.25%) WCF
11 3 (0.19%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
11 3 (0.19%) J2EE
11 3 (0.19%) LINQ
11 3 (0.19%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 136 (8.51%) Blackberry
2 109 (6.82%) Data Centre
3 51 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 43 (2.69%) Fat Client
5 43 (2.69%) Thin Client
6 42 (2.63%) Clustering
7 40 (2.50%) Computer Science
8 37 (2.31%) Driving Licence
9 30 (1.88%) PKI
10 27 (1.69%) Replication
11 20 (1.25%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.19%) AS400
12 19 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
13 16 (1.00%) CESG
13 16 (1.00%) NHS
13 16 (1.00%) Smartphone
14 15 (0.94%) Cryptography
14 15 (0.94%) iPad
15 14 (0.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1187 (74.23%) Windows
2 699 (43.71%) Windows Server
3 472 (29.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 392 (24.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 328 (20.51%) Windows 7
6 289 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 177 (11.07%) Windows XP
8 119 (7.44%) Linux
9 113 (7.07%) Windows 8
10 70 (4.38%) Windows 10
11 61 (3.81%) Unix
12 37 (2.31%) Android
13 34 (2.13%) Windows Vista
14 31 (1.94%) Apple iOS
15 23 (1.44%) Mac OS X
16 21 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 19 (1.19%) Solaris
18 14 (0.88%) AIX
19 13 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
20 12 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (22.08%) ITIL
2 292 (18.26%) Migration
3 80 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 70 (4.38%) Change Management
5 66 (4.13%) Problem Management
6 58 (3.63%) Project Management
6 58 (3.63%) Service Management
7 46 (2.88%) Incident Management
8 44 (2.75%) Service Delivery
9 41 (2.56%) ITIL V3
9 41 (2.56%) Time Management
10 40 (2.50%) High Availability
11 39 (2.44%) Server Virtualisation
12 36 (2.25%) CRM
13 34 (2.13%) Identity Management
14 32 (2.00%) Change Control
15 30 (1.88%) Configuration Management
16 29 (1.81%) Data Migration
17 28 (1.75%) ITSM
17 28 (1.75%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 230 (14.38%) PowerShell
2 190 (11.88%) SQL
3 26 (1.63%) C#
4 24 (1.50%) VBScript
5 22 (1.38%) Java
5 22 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 13 (0.81%) C
7 11 (0.69%) Bash Shell
7 11 (0.69%) VB.NET
8 9 (0.56%) PHP
9 8 (0.50%) LINC
9 8 (0.50%) Perl
9 8 (0.50%) Ruby
10 6 (0.38%) C++
10 6 (0.38%) VBA
11 5 (0.31%) VB
12 2 (0.13%) JCL
12 2 (0.13%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.063%) Python
13 1 (0.063%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 250 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 235 (14.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 184 (11.51%) SC Cleared
4 167 (10.44%) MCSE
5 91 (5.69%) MCSA
6 69 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
7 68 (4.25%) MCP
8 60 (3.75%) CCNA
9 56 (3.50%) Degree
10 53 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 49 (3.06%) MCITP
12 36 (2.25%) DV Cleared
13 34 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 19 (1.19%) CISSP
15 19 (1.19%) MCDST
15 19 (1.19%) MCTS
16 16 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
17 13 (0.81%) CESG Certified Professional
18 12 (0.75%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (5.82%) SLA
2 13 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 11 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.56%) RMADS
5 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.25%) COBIT
7 3 (0.19%) ISO15022
7 3 (0.19%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.19%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.13%) QA
9 1 (0.063%) DICOM
9 1 (0.063%) HL7
9 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.063%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1139 (71.23%) Active Directory
2 398 (24.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (10.01%) Hyper-V
4 144 (9.01%) vSphere
5 138 (8.63%) XenApp
6 86 (5.38%) VMware ESX
7 76 (4.75%) VMware ESXi
8 70 (4.38%) XenDesktop
9 37 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 27 (1.69%) XenServer
11 19 (1.19%) Terminal Services
12 16 (1.00%) Sendmail
13 14 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 14 (0.88%) VMware Server
14 11 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 11 (0.69%) ISA Server
15 10 (0.63%) Brightmail
16 9 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 9 (0.56%) NFS
17 8 (0.50%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 250 (15.63%) SCCM
2 85 (5.32%) SCOM
3 66 (4.13%) Backup Exec
4 44 (2.75%) NetBackup
5 40 (2.50%) WSUS
6 37 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 22 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
7 22 (1.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 19 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 18 (1.13%) HP SIM
10 17 (1.06%) vMotion
11 16 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 15 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 15 (0.94%) Windows Intune
13 11 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 11 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 10 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 9 (0.56%) DameWare
15 9 (0.56%) Netcool
16 8 (0.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 978 (61.16%) Microsoft
2 691 (43.21%) VMware
3 371 (23.20%) Citrix
4 253 (15.82%) Cisco
5 209 (13.07%) HP
6 108 (6.75%) Symantec
7 104 (6.50%) NetApp
8 86 (5.38%) Dell
9 68 (4.25%) Oracle
10 52 (3.25%) EMC
10 52 (3.25%) IronPort
11 48 (3.00%) CheckPoint
12 46 (2.88%) IBM
13 40 (2.50%) Lotus
14 38 (2.38%) Avaya
15 36 (2.25%) Apple
16 33 (2.06%) Intel Security
17 31 (1.94%) AppSense
17 31 (1.94%) Red Hat
18 26 (1.63%) Remedy
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £160 - £215 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £300 to £310 per day 3 Month Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £140 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates Apply
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Harris Global
Rate: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Rate: £18-25/hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
onezeero.
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £36 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £18177 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton, London - UK
Reed Business Information
Rate: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £11.30 - £13.68 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 18 days ago