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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 141 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 846 1021 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.74% 2.01% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.87% 11.50% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 624 585
Median daily rate £325 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £140 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 113 153
Median hourly rate £14.42 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.90% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £19.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-21.79% +25.80%
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
8575 8879 8474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.62% 17.46% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5836 5648 5178
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 307 339
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -34 336 £350 +16.66% 84
South East -21 196 £350 +6.87% 62
North East +3 67 £288 +51.31% 3
South West +7 65 £350 +60.00% 29
Yorkshire -12 46 £256 -14.58% 10
East of England -10 45 £210 -25.33% 22
North West -21 45 £305 +32.60% 19
West Midlands -37 32 £275 +10.00% 14
East Midlands +1 20 £288 +21.05% 16
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 1200 (73.89%) Windows
2 1161 (71.49%) Active Directory
3 993 (61.15%) Microsoft
4 725 (44.64%) Windows Server
5 704 (43.35%) VMware
6 691 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 494 (30.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 408 (25.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 398 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 396 (24.38%) Office 365
11 393 (24.20%) Citrix
12 388 (23.89%) MS Office
13 352 (21.67%) ITIL
14 351 (21.61%) Exchange Server 2013
15 327 (20.14%) MS Excel
15 327 (20.14%) DNS
16 322 (19.83%) Windows 7
17 307 (18.90%) Migration
18 293 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
19 289 (17.80%) Skype for Business
20 282 (17.36%) SCCM
21 274 (16.87%) SharePoint
22 270 (16.63%) Security Cleared
23 265 (16.32%) PowerShell
24 262 (16.13%) Cisco
25 249 (15.33%) DHCP
26 243 (14.96%) SQL Server
26 243 (14.96%) Firewall
27 234 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2007
28 227 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 691 (42.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 351 (21.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 289 (17.80%) Skype for Business
4 274 (16.87%) SharePoint
5 234 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 204 (12.56%) Exchange Server 2003
7 97 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 72 (4.43%) IIS
9 65 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 39 (2.40%) IBM Notes
11 36 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
12 29 (1.79%) Office Communications Server
13 26 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
14 18 (1.11%) IBM Domino
15 15 (0.92%) Live Communications Server
16 13 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
17 12 (0.74%) Apache
18 10 (0.62%) WebSphere
19 9 (0.55%) WordPress
20 7 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 388 (23.89%) MS Office
2 327 (20.14%) MS Excel
3 29 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.74%) PaintShop Pro
5 10 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.43%) MS Project
6 7 (0.43%) Windchill
7 3 (0.18%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.49%) Faxination
1 8 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.43%) assyst
2 7 (0.43%) RMDS
3 5 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.25%) BusinessWare
4 4 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
4 4 (0.25%) SAP R/3
5 3 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.12%) Infor CRM
6 2 (0.12%) Maximo
6 2 (0.12%) Primavera
7 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.062%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.062%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.062%) Summit
7 1 (0.062%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 396 (24.38%) Office 365
2 95 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (2.03%) Mimecast
4 24 (1.48%) OneDrive
4 24 (1.48%) SaaS
5 21 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (1.29%) Yammer
6 20 (1.23%) IaaS
7 17 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (0.62%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.49%) PaaS
10 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.12%) GitHub
12 1 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.062%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 327 (20.14%) DNS
2 249 (15.33%) DHCP
3 243 (14.96%) Firewall
4 206 (12.68%) SAN
5 177 (10.90%) LAN
6 174 (10.71%) WAN
7 154 (9.48%) Skype
8 151 (9.30%) TCP/IP
9 75 (4.62%) VPN
10 70 (4.31%) Internet
11 50 (3.08%) VoIP
11 50 (3.08%) Wireless
12 43 (2.65%) VLAN
13 41 (2.52%) SMTP
14 32 (1.97%) Unified Communications
15 29 (1.79%) NAS
16 28 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
17 27 (1.66%) NetScaler
18 24 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
19 21 (1.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 76 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (2.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (0.92%) MS Access
6 9 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (0.43%) MySQL
8 6 (0.37%) DB2
8 6 (0.37%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.31%) QlikView
10 4 (0.25%) Data Mart
10 4 (0.25%) DB2 UDB
10 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.18%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (0.62%) JIRA
2 6 (0.37%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.12%) MSI
6 1 (0.062%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.062%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.062%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.062%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.062%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.062%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.062%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.062%) Subversion
6 1 (0.062%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.062%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 211 (12.99%) Finance
2 85 (5.23%) Banking
3 47 (2.89%) Legal
4 38 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 27 (1.66%) Law
6 21 (1.29%) Back Office
7 20 (1.23%) Advertising
8 17 (1.05%) Retail
9 15 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 14 (0.86%) Military
11 13 (0.80%) Marketing
12 11 (0.68%) Investment Banking
12 11 (0.68%) Italian Language
12 11 (0.68%) Local Government
13 10 (0.62%) Front Office
14 9 (0.55%) French Language
14 9 (0.55%) German Language
14 9 (0.55%) Publishing
14 9 (0.55%) Spanish Language
15 8 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 281 (17.30%) Analyst
2 253 (15.58%) Support Engineer
3 200 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 149 (9.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 128 (7.88%) Consultant
6 126 (7.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 113 (6.96%) Service Analyst
8 105 (6.47%) Architect
9 103 (6.34%) Exchange Engineer
10 95 (5.85%) Support Analyst
11 93 (5.73%) Service Desk Analyst
11 93 (5.73%) Windows Engineer
12 84 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
13 82 (5.05%) Server Engineer
14 75 (4.62%) Desktop Support
15 73 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 63 (3.88%) Infrastructure Support
17 60 (3.69%) Exchange Consultant
17 60 (3.69%) VMware Engineer
18 58 (3.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (1.79%) .NET
2 11 (0.68%) ASP.NET
2 11 (0.68%) Web Services
3 8 (0.49%) MSMQ
4 7 (0.43%) HTML
5 6 (0.37%) MAPI
5 6 (0.37%) Node.js
6 5 (0.31%) CSS
6 5 (0.31%) WAP
6 5 (0.31%) XML
7 4 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.25%) XMPP
8 3 (0.18%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.18%) J2EE
8 3 (0.18%) SAML
9 2 (0.12%) jQuery
9 2 (0.12%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.12%) WCF
9 2 (0.12%) XML Messaging
9 2 (0.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 142 (8.74%) Blackberry
2 96 (5.91%) Data Centre
3 62 (3.82%) Clustering
4 55 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 54 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 45 (2.77%) Fat Client
6 45 (2.77%) Thin Client
7 43 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 36 (2.22%) Driving Licence
8 36 (2.22%) Replication
9 28 (1.72%) PKI
10 21 (1.29%) Video Conferencing
11 18 (1.11%) Client/Server
11 18 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (0.99%) CESG
12 16 (0.99%) iPad
12 16 (0.99%) NHS
12 16 (0.99%) Smartphone
13 15 (0.92%) AS400
13 15 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1200 (73.89%) Windows
2 725 (44.64%) Windows Server
3 494 (30.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 398 (24.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 322 (19.83%) Windows 7
6 293 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 159 (9.79%) Windows XP
8 122 (7.51%) Linux
9 95 (5.85%) Windows 8
10 68 (4.19%) Unix
10 68 (4.19%) Windows 10
11 47 (2.89%) Android
12 42 (2.59%) Apple iOS
13 30 (1.85%) Windows Vista
14 23 (1.42%) Solaris
15 20 (1.23%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.92%) Mac OS
16 15 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 14 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
18 12 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (21.67%) ITIL
2 307 (18.90%) Migration
3 77 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 70 (4.31%) Change Management
5 68 (4.19%) Problem Management
6 64 (3.94%) Service Management
7 54 (3.33%) Project Management
8 51 (3.14%) Incident Management
9 44 (2.71%) Service Delivery
10 42 (2.59%) ITIL V3
11 36 (2.22%) Identity Management
11 36 (2.22%) Load Balancing
11 36 (2.22%) Time Management
12 35 (2.16%) High Availability
12 35 (2.16%) Server Virtualisation
13 33 (2.03%) Change Control
13 33 (2.03%) PRINCE2
14 32 (1.97%) Mentoring
15 31 (1.91%) Capacity Planning
15 31 (1.91%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 265 (16.32%) PowerShell
2 199 (12.25%) SQL
3 24 (1.48%) VBScript
4 21 (1.29%) C#
5 19 (1.17%) JavaScript
6 17 (1.05%) Java
7 16 (0.99%) C
8 11 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 9 (0.55%) Bash Shell
9 9 (0.55%) PHP
10 8 (0.49%) LINC
11 7 (0.43%) Perl
11 7 (0.43%) Ruby
12 6 (0.37%) C++
12 6 (0.37%) VBA
13 4 (0.25%) VB
14 2 (0.12%) JCL
15 1 (0.062%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.062%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 270 (16.63%) Security Cleared
2 227 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 197 (12.13%) SC Cleared
4 152 (9.36%) MCSE
5 90 (5.54%) MCSA
6 66 (4.06%) MCP
7 61 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (3.76%) Degree
8 57 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 52 (3.20%) CCNA
10 40 (2.46%) MCITP
11 38 (2.34%) DV Cleared
12 31 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
13 27 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
14 24 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 24 (1.48%) MCTS
15 21 (1.29%) CISSP
15 21 (1.29%) MCDST
16 15 (0.92%) DBS Check
17 13 (0.80%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (5.48%) SLA
2 23 (1.42%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.55%) RMADS
5 5 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.25%) COBIT
6 4 (0.25%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.25%) QA
7 2 (0.12%) ISO15022
7 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.062%) DICOM
8 1 (0.062%) HL7
8 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.062%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.062%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.062%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1161 (71.49%) Active Directory
2 408 (25.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (10.22%) Hyper-V
4 162 (9.98%) XenApp
5 145 (8.93%) vSphere
6 100 (6.16%) VMware ESX
7 90 (5.54%) XenDesktop
8 82 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
9 46 (2.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 38 (2.34%) XenServer
11 36 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
12 32 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
13 23 (1.42%) Terminal Services
14 21 (1.29%) VMware Server
15 14 (0.86%) Sendmail
16 13 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 12 (0.74%) DFS Replication
17 12 (0.74%) ISA Server
18 11 (0.68%) Brightmail
19 10 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 282 (17.36%) SCCM
2 97 (5.97%) SCOM
3 66 (4.06%) Backup Exec
4 50 (3.08%) WSUS
5 46 (2.83%) NetBackup
6 38 (2.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 28 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
8 25 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
9 23 (1.42%) Norton AntiVirus
10 22 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 21 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 20 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 19 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 17 (1.05%) HP SIM
15 16 (0.99%) SCVMM
16 15 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
17 14 (0.86%) Netcool
18 13 (0.80%) vMotion
19 11 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
19 11 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 993 (61.15%) Microsoft
2 704 (43.35%) VMware
3 393 (24.20%) Citrix
4 262 (16.13%) Cisco
5 221 (13.61%) HP
6 121 (7.45%) NetApp
7 113 (6.96%) Symantec
8 94 (5.79%) Dell
9 74 (4.56%) Oracle
10 68 (4.19%) IronPort
11 63 (3.88%) EMC
12 50 (3.08%) CheckPoint
13 45 (2.77%) IBM
13 45 (2.77%) Intel Security
14 40 (2.46%) AppSense
14 40 (2.46%) Lotus
15 35 (2.16%) Avaya
16 33 (2.03%) Apple
17 32 (1.97%) Remedy
18 27 (1.66%) Veeam
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