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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 169 118 82
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -36
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 776 1029 1210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.55% 1.94% 2.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.24% 10.78% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 622 630
Median daily rate £325 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 95 164
Median hourly rate £15.63 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £28.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +6.45%
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
9419 9545 9090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.75% 18.02% 17.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6219 6076 5422
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 300 405
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £42.75 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -42 299 £350 +7.69% 82
South East -52 161 £325 -7.14% 54
North West +2 68 £310 +3.33% 24
West Midlands -12 63 £300 -3.22% 29
South West +6 59 £340 +57.22% 26
East of England -17 41 £230 -16.36% 19
North East +11 40 £293 +53.94% 7
Yorkshire -28 33 £320 +33.33% 26
East Midlands -5 13 £228 -17.27% 6
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 1220 (74.16%) Windows
2 1196 (72.71%) Active Directory
3 1080 (65.65%) Microsoft
4 742 (45.11%) Windows Server
5 669 (40.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 668 (40.61%) VMware
7 510 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 449 (27.29%) Office 365
9 423 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 422 (25.65%) Citrix
11 380 (23.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 373 (22.67%) MS Office
13 361 (21.95%) DNS
14 336 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2013
15 326 (19.82%) Skype for Business
15 326 (19.82%) ITIL
16 325 (19.76%) Windows 7
17 316 (19.21%) MS Excel
18 300 (18.24%) Migration
19 297 (18.05%) SCCM
20 296 (17.99%) SharePoint
21 293 (17.81%) PowerShell
22 292 (17.75%) Cisco
23 286 (17.39%) Security Cleared
24 285 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
25 266 (16.17%) SQL Server
26 264 (16.05%) DHCP
27 251 (15.26%) Firewall
28 247 (15.02%) HP
29 240 (14.59%) SAN

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
1 669 (40.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 336 (20.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 326 (19.82%) Skype for Business
4 296 (17.99%) SharePoint
5 237 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 201 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 88 (5.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 78 (4.74%) IIS
9 77 (4.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 58 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 38 (2.31%) Office Communications Server
12 32 (1.95%) IBM Notes
12 32 (1.95%) SharePoint Server
13 14 (0.85%) Apache
13 14 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.79%) Live Communications Server
15 10 (0.61%) IBM Domino
16 8 (0.49%) CMS
16 8 (0.49%) WordPress
17 7 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 373 (22.67%) MS Office
2 316 (19.21%) MS Excel
3 18 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.49%) MS Project
6 7 (0.43%) Windchill
7 2 (0.12%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.12%) InDesign
7 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.061%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.73%) Faxination
2 11 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.55%) assyst
4 6 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
6 3 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.18%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.061%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.061%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.061%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.061%) Summit
7 1 (0.061%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 449 (27.29%) Office 365
2 117 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (2.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 34 (2.07%) Mimecast
5 30 (1.82%) OneDrive
6 27 (1.64%) SaaS
7 26 (1.58%) Yammer
8 24 (1.46%) IaaS
9 22 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (0.67%) PaaS
11 6 (0.36%) Google Apps
12 5 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.12%) iTunes
14 1 (0.061%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 361 (21.95%) DNS
2 264 (16.05%) DHCP
3 251 (15.26%) Firewall
4 240 (14.59%) SAN
5 195 (11.85%) Skype
6 170 (10.33%) WAN
7 167 (10.15%) LAN
8 146 (8.88%) TCP/IP
9 80 (4.86%) Internet
10 72 (4.38%) VLAN
11 67 (4.07%) VPN
12 56 (3.40%) NAS
13 54 (3.28%) SMTP
14 53 (3.22%) Wireless
15 51 (3.10%) VoIP
16 45 (2.74%) Unified Communications
17 39 (2.37%) iSCSI
18 38 (2.31%) Network Security
19 34 (2.07%) NetScaler
20 32 (1.95%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 87 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (0.91%) MS Access
6 11 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.30%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.30%) QlikView
9 4 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (0.24%) Data Mart
9 4 (0.24%) MySQL
9 4 (0.24%) Power BI
9 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.18%) Big Data
10 3 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.18%) JIRA
1 3 (0.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.061%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.061%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.061%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.061%) MSI
3 1 (0.061%) Subversion
3 1 (0.061%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 191 (11.61%) Finance
2 63 (3.83%) Banking
3 51 (3.10%) Legal
4 41 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 26 (1.58%) Advertising
5 26 (1.58%) Law
6 25 (1.52%) Back Office
7 21 (1.28%) Retail
8 14 (0.85%) German Language
8 14 (0.85%) Marketing
9 13 (0.79%) French Language
9 13 (0.79%) Italian Language
9 13 (0.79%) Military
9 13 (0.79%) Spanish Language
10 12 (0.73%) Electronics
11 10 (0.61%) Local Government
11 10 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.49%) Publishing
13 6 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 283 (17.20%) Analyst
2 244 (14.83%) Support Engineer
3 216 (13.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 149 (9.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 125 (7.60%) 3rd Line Support
6 118 (7.17%) Consultant
7 115 (6.99%) Architect
8 104 (6.32%) Service Analyst
9 101 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
9 101 (6.14%) Support Analyst
10 92 (5.59%) Service Desk Analyst
11 89 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
12 79 (4.80%) Exchange Engineer
13 78 (4.74%) Desktop Support
14 73 (4.44%) Server Engineer
15 72 (4.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 63 (3.83%) VMware Engineer
17 61 (3.71%) Administrator
18 60 (3.65%) Desktop Engineer
19 58 (3.53%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.01%) .NET
2 18 (1.09%) Web Services
3 15 (0.91%) ASP.NET
4 12 (0.73%) Node.js
5 11 (0.67%) MAPI
6 7 (0.43%) HTML
7 5 (0.30%) CSS
7 5 (0.30%) WAP
7 5 (0.30%) XMPP
8 4 (0.24%) MSMQ
8 4 (0.24%) SAML
9 3 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.18%) Middleware
9 3 (0.18%) WCF
9 3 (0.18%) XML
10 2 (0.12%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.12%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.12%) jQuery
10 2 (0.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 152 (9.24%) Blackberry
2 97 (5.90%) Data Centre
3 64 (3.89%) Clustering
4 59 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 52 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 48 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 48 (2.92%) Fat Client
6 48 (2.92%) Thin Client
7 45 (2.74%) Replication
8 31 (1.88%) Driving Licence
9 29 (1.76%) PKI
10 26 (1.58%) Client/Server
11 25 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
12 24 (1.46%) Smartphone
13 23 (1.40%) CESG
14 20 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.16%) Cryptography
16 17 (1.03%) iPad
16 17 (1.03%) Virtual Team
17 16 (0.97%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 1220 (74.16%) Windows
2 742 (45.11%) Windows Server
3 510 (31.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 423 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 325 (19.76%) Windows 7
6 285 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 141 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 120 (7.29%) Linux
9 99 (6.02%) Windows 10
10 93 (5.65%) Windows 8
11 74 (4.50%) Android
12 65 (3.95%) Unix
13 48 (2.92%) Apple iOS
14 37 (2.25%) Windows Vista
15 21 (1.28%) Solaris
16 19 (1.16%) Mac OS
17 16 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
18 15 (0.91%) Mac OS X
18 15 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 10 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (19.82%) ITIL
2 300 (18.24%) Migration
3 58 (3.53%) Incident Management
3 58 (3.53%) Service Management
4 54 (3.28%) Problem Management
5 53 (3.22%) Change Management
5 53 (3.22%) Project Management
6 48 (2.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 47 (2.86%) Service Delivery
8 44 (2.67%) Identity Management
9 43 (2.61%) Content Management
10 41 (2.49%) Load Balancing
11 39 (2.37%) PRINCE2
12 38 (2.31%) Mobile Device Management
13 36 (2.19%) Capacity Planning
14 34 (2.07%) Time Management
15 33 (2.01%) ITIL V3
15 33 (2.01%) Stakeholder Management
16 32 (1.95%) CRM
17 31 (1.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 293 (17.81%) PowerShell
2 196 (11.91%) SQL
3 29 (1.76%) C#
3 29 (1.76%) VBScript
4 27 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 18 (1.09%) VB.NET
6 17 (1.03%) Java
7 15 (0.91%) C
8 13 (0.79%) C++
9 12 (0.73%) Bash Shell
9 12 (0.73%) VB
10 10 (0.61%) PHP
11 9 (0.55%) Ruby
12 4 (0.24%) Perl
13 3 (0.18%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.12%) JCL
14 2 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 286 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 228 (13.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 210 (12.77%) SC Cleared
4 135 (8.21%) MCSE
5 77 (4.68%) MCSA
6 69 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
6 69 (4.19%) Degree
7 59 (3.59%) CCNA
8 58 (3.53%) MCP
9 46 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 44 (2.67%) DV Cleared
11 35 (2.13%) MCITP
12 33 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
13 30 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
14 26 (1.58%) CISSP
15 25 (1.52%) MCTS
16 20 (1.22%) CCNP
17 19 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
18 17 (1.03%) MCDST
19 15 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (5.23%) SLA
2 33 (2.01%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.85%) RMADS
5 10 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.55%) Government Security Classifications
7 7 (0.43%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.24%) COBIT
9 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.18%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.18%) QA
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.061%) DICOM
11 1 (0.061%) HL7
11 1 (0.061%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.061%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1196 (72.71%) Active Directory
2 380 (23.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 179 (10.88%) XenApp
4 177 (10.76%) Hyper-V
5 138 (8.39%) vSphere
6 102 (6.20%) VMware ESX
7 99 (6.02%) XenDesktop
8 66 (4.01%) VMware ESXi
9 46 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
10 44 (2.67%) XenServer
11 42 (2.55%) Virtual Machines
12 33 (2.01%) Terminal Services
13 30 (1.82%) VMware Server
14 25 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
15 18 (1.09%) DFS Replication
16 15 (0.91%) Sendmail
17 13 (0.79%) ISA Server
18 12 (0.73%) vCloud
19 10 (0.61%) NFS
20 9 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 297 (18.05%) SCCM
2 99 (6.02%) SCOM
3 64 (3.89%) Backup Exec
4 57 (3.47%) NetBackup
5 55 (3.34%) WSUS
6 33 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
7 31 (1.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 30 (1.82%) Microsoft Clustering
9 27 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
9 27 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 25 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 19 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
11 19 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 18 (1.09%) AirWatch
13 17 (1.03%) SCVMM
14 14 (0.85%) HP SIM
14 14 (0.85%) Netcool
15 13 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 13 (0.79%) SCOrch
16 12 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1080 (65.65%) Microsoft
2 668 (40.61%) VMware
3 422 (25.65%) Citrix
4 292 (17.75%) Cisco
5 247 (15.02%) HP
6 121 (7.36%) Symantec
7 114 (6.93%) NetApp
8 102 (6.20%) Dell
9 84 (5.11%) EMC
10 68 (4.13%) CheckPoint
11 65 (3.95%) Oracle
12 53 (3.22%) IronPort
13 49 (2.98%) Apple
14 46 (2.80%) Avaya
15 45 (2.74%) Intel Security
16 42 (2.55%) AppSense
17 39 (2.37%) Veeam
18 32 (1.95%) Lotus
19 30 (1.82%) Remedy
20 29 (1.76%) MobileIron
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
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South West London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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North London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
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East London
Venturi
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London
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Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
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Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Hays Finance Technology
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London
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Posted: Yesterday
South West London
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London
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North West
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City, London
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London
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Clevedon, Avon
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