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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 198 164 87
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -77
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 603 756 1175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.51% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.27% 8.96% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 444 661
Median daily rate £308 £288 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -0.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 85 145
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -11.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.76 £26.30 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
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
8290 8440 9166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 16.86% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5342 5380 5907
Median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 238 339
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -43 237 £350 +16.66% 58
South East -39 109 £325 +1.56% 53
South West +1 48 £190 -17.83% 21
East of England +4 42 £220 -26.66% 21
North East 0 42 £300 -11.76% 8
North West -5 41 £335 +18.58% 36
Yorkshire +13 39 £305 +154.16% 23
West Midlands -29 24 £250 -16.66% 25
East Midlands -8 23 £294 +99.15% 4
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1029 (75.83%) Windows
2 992 (73.10%) Active Directory
3 884 (65.14%) Microsoft
4 643 (47.38%) Windows Server
5 583 (42.96%) Exchange Server 2010
6 493 (36.33%) VMware
7 485 (35.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 398 (29.33%) Office 365
9 359 (26.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 334 (24.61%) Citrix
11 301 (22.18%) MS Office
12 292 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2013
13 283 (20.85%) Windows 7
14 275 (20.27%) Skype for Business
15 273 (20.12%) MS Excel
15 273 (20.12%) DNS
16 268 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
17 262 (19.31%) ITIL
18 257 (18.94%) Windows Server 2003
19 254 (18.72%) Cisco
20 243 (17.91%) Migration
21 237 (17.46%) PowerShell
22 225 (16.58%) Exchange Server 2007
23 217 (15.99%) SQL Server
24 214 (15.77%) DHCP
24 214 (15.77%) Firewall
25 213 (15.70%) SCCM
26 210 (15.48%) SharePoint
27 198 (14.59%) SAN
28 194 (14.30%) HP

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
1 583 (42.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 292 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 275 (20.27%) Skype for Business
4 225 (16.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 210 (15.48%) SharePoint
6 144 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 76 (5.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 60 (4.42%) IIS
9 45 (3.32%) SharePoint 2013
10 44 (3.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 32 (2.36%) Office Communications Server
12 20 (1.47%) IBM Notes
12 20 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.74%) Apache
15 9 (0.66%) CICS
16 8 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
17 7 (0.52%) IBM Domino
18 6 (0.44%) CMS
Applications
1 301 (22.18%) MS Office
2 273 (20.12%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.29%) MS Project
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) InDesign
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.15%) Windchill
7 1 (0.074%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 12 (0.88%) Faxination
2 9 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.37%) assyst
4 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.22%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.15%) Relativity
6 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.15%) Ringtail
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.15%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 1 (0.074%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.074%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.074%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 398 (29.33%) Office 365
2 105 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
4 27 (1.99%) OneDrive
5 25 (1.84%) Mimecast
6 24 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (1.55%) Yammer
8 18 (1.33%) SaaS
9 17 (1.25%) IaaS
10 11 (0.81%) PaaS
11 6 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 2 (0.15%) iTunes
13 1 (0.074%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 273 (20.12%) DNS
2 214 (15.77%) DHCP
2 214 (15.77%) Firewall
3 198 (14.59%) SAN
4 182 (13.41%) Skype
5 138 (10.17%) TCP/IP
6 122 (8.99%) WAN
7 118 (8.70%) LAN
8 74 (5.45%) NAS
9 71 (5.23%) VPN
10 69 (5.08%) VLAN
11 67 (4.94%) Internet
12 52 (3.83%) SMTP
13 46 (3.39%) Network Security
14 45 (3.32%) VoIP
15 40 (2.95%) Unified Communications
16 39 (2.87%) iSCSI
16 39 (2.87%) Wireless
17 35 (2.58%) MPLS
18 33 (2.43%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (15.99%) SQL Server
2 62 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (0.44%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.37%) MS Access
7 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.29%) MySQL
8 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.22%) Big Data
9 3 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.22%) EDRMS
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.22%) Power BI
9 3 (0.22%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.15%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.37%) JIRA
3 3 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.22%) Subversion
4 2 (0.15%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.074%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.074%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 164 (12.09%) Finance
2 46 (3.39%) Banking
3 36 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.58%) Retail
5 32 (2.36%) Legal
6 31 (2.28%) Law
7 21 (1.55%) Advertising
8 19 (1.40%) Back Office
9 12 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.74%) German Language
10 10 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.59%) Electronics
11 8 (0.59%) Marketing
12 7 (0.52%) Billing
12 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.52%) Local Government
12 7 (0.52%) Military
12 7 (0.52%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.44%) French Language
13 6 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 234 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 228 (16.80%) Analyst
3 174 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 115 (8.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 110 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 99 (7.30%) Support Analyst
7 93 (6.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 90 (6.63%) Consultant
8 90 (6.63%) Desktop Support
9 86 (6.34%) Exchange Engineer
10 85 (6.26%) Windows Engineer
11 83 (6.12%) IT Support
12 78 (5.75%) Architect
13 73 (5.38%) Service Analyst
14 70 (5.16%) Desktop Engineer
15 66 (4.86%) Service Desk Analyst
16 64 (4.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 62 (4.57%) Administrator
17 62 (4.57%) VMware Engineer
18 60 (4.42%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.62%) .NET
1 22 (1.62%) Web Services
2 10 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 9 (0.66%) MSMQ
3 9 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (0.59%) Middleware
5 6 (0.44%) CSS
5 6 (0.44%) jQuery
5 6 (0.44%) MAPI
5 6 (0.44%) Node.js
6 5 (0.37%) HTML
7 4 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.29%) XML
7 4 (0.29%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.22%) REST
8 3 (0.22%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.22%) WCF
9 2 (0.15%) SAML
9 2 (0.15%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 127 (9.36%) Blackberry
2 81 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 60 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (4.13%) Clustering
5 52 (3.83%) Management Information System
6 51 (3.76%) Computer Science
7 37 (2.73%) Replication
8 35 (2.58%) Fat Client
8 35 (2.58%) Thin Client
9 34 (2.51%) Video Conferencing
10 25 (1.84%) Client/Server
11 24 (1.77%) Driving Licence
12 22 (1.62%) Virtual Team
13 19 (1.40%) CESG
13 19 (1.40%) Smartphone
14 17 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
15 14 (1.03%) CLARiiON
16 13 (0.96%) Cryptography
16 13 (0.96%) NHS
16 13 (0.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1029 (75.83%) Windows
2 643 (47.38%) Windows Server
3 485 (35.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 359 (26.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 283 (20.85%) Windows 7
6 257 (18.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 97 (7.15%) Windows 10
8 92 (6.78%) Linux
9 82 (6.04%) Windows XP
10 78 (5.75%) Windows 8
11 68 (5.01%) Android
12 52 (3.83%) Unix
13 45 (3.32%) Apple iOS
14 34 (2.51%) Windows Vista
15 23 (1.69%) Mac OS
16 18 (1.33%) Solaris
17 17 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
18 16 (1.18%) Mac OS X
19 13 (0.96%) HPUX
19 13 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (19.31%) ITIL
2 243 (17.91%) Migration
3 66 (4.86%) Service Management
4 50 (3.68%) Incident Management
5 44 (3.24%) Load Balancing
6 41 (3.02%) Service Delivery
7 39 (2.87%) Mobile Device Management
7 39 (2.87%) Problem Management
8 38 (2.80%) Project Management
9 33 (2.43%) Content Management
10 29 (2.14%) PRINCE2
11 27 (1.99%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (1.99%) High Availability
12 26 (1.92%) Change Management
12 26 (1.92%) Time Management
13 24 (1.77%) CRM
13 24 (1.77%) Network Management
13 24 (1.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (1.77%) Technical Architecture
14 23 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 237 (17.46%) PowerShell
2 130 (9.58%) SQL
3 18 (1.33%) C#
4 17 (1.25%) JavaScript
5 15 (1.11%) VB
6 14 (1.03%) VBScript
7 10 (0.74%) VB.NET
8 9 (0.66%) C
8 9 (0.66%) Java
8 9 (0.66%) Perl
9 7 (0.52%) C++
10 6 (0.44%) Shell Script
11 5 (0.37%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.37%) PHP
12 4 (0.29%) Python
12 4 (0.29%) Ruby
13 3 (0.22%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.15%) VBA
15 1 (0.074%) VB6
Qualifications
1 186 (13.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 177 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 123 (9.06%) SC Cleared
4 107 (7.89%) MCSE
5 67 (4.94%) Degree
6 65 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
7 53 (3.91%) CCNA
8 52 (3.83%) MCSA
9 38 (2.80%) DV Cleared
10 29 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
11 28 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 26 (1.92%) MCP
13 24 (1.77%) BPSS Clearance
14 19 (1.40%) MCITP
15 17 (1.25%) CCNP
16 16 (1.18%) CISSP
17 13 (0.96%) CESG Certified Professional
18 12 (0.88%) A+ Certification
18 12 (0.88%) MCTS
19 11 (0.81%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.60%) SLA
2 22 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 12 (0.88%) Government Security Classifications
4 9 (0.66%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.52%) RMADS
5 7 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.37%) JSP 440
6 5 (0.37%) QA
7 3 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.15%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
System Software
1 992 (73.10%) Active Directory
2 268 (19.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (11.64%) Hyper-V
4 125 (9.21%) XenApp
5 101 (7.44%) vSphere
6 72 (5.31%) VMware ESX
7 62 (4.57%) XenDesktop
8 44 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
10 29 (2.14%) Terminal Services
11 25 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
11 25 (1.84%) XenServer
12 22 (1.62%) Virtual Servers
12 22 (1.62%) VMware Server
13 18 (1.33%) DFS Replication
14 14 (1.03%) Sendmail
14 14 (1.03%) vCloud
15 9 (0.66%) Terminal Server
15 9 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
16 8 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 213 (15.70%) SCCM
2 62 (4.57%) SCOM
3 52 (3.83%) Backup Exec
4 46 (3.39%) WSUS
5 43 (3.17%) NetBackup
6 38 (2.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 37 (2.73%) Microsoft Clustering
8 35 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 21 (1.55%) AirWatch
10 20 (1.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 15 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
11 15 (1.11%) SCVMM
12 14 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 13 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
15 9 (0.66%) SCOrch
15 9 (0.66%) ServiceCenter
16 8 (0.59%) DameWare
16 8 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 6 (0.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 884 (65.14%) Microsoft
2 493 (36.33%) VMware
3 334 (24.61%) Citrix
4 254 (18.72%) Cisco
5 194 (14.30%) HP
6 103 (7.59%) Symantec
7 91 (6.71%) Dell
8 89 (6.56%) NetApp
9 67 (4.94%) EMC
10 46 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 46 (3.39%) Oracle
11 43 (3.17%) Veeam
12 42 (3.10%) IronPort
13 39 (2.87%) Apple
14 30 (2.21%) Avaya
15 28 (2.06%) Intel Security
15 28 (2.06%) MobileIron
16 25 (1.84%) SolarWinds
17 23 (1.69%) Sophos
18 22 (1.62%) AppSense
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