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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 182 130 81
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -49
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 723 956 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.47% 1.81% 2.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.78% 10.01% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 563 634
Median daily rate £320 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 82 161
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £28.35 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
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
9297 9547 9158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.91% 18.11% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6104 6162 5578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 288 372
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.18 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -46 263 £350 +7.69% 70
South East -36 153 £325 -7.14% 48
West Midlands +1 64 £300 -14.28% 32
North West +3 61 £310 +21.56% 30
North East +16 45 £315 -6.66% 5
South West -8 45 £256 -4.20% 27
East of England -11 43 £215 +13.15% 26
Yorkshire -7 34 £323 +43.33% 24
East Midlands -15 14 £353 +41.00% 6
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1152 (73.42%) Windows
2 1140 (72.66%) Active Directory
3 1025 (65.33%) Microsoft
4 701 (44.68%) Windows Server
5 670 (42.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 587 (37.41%) VMware
7 518 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
8 468 (29.83%) Office 365
9 409 (26.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 409 (26.07%) Citrix
10 346 (22.05%) MS Office
11 340 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 328 (20.91%) DNS
13 326 (20.78%) Skype for Business
14 321 (20.46%) VMware Infrastructure
15 319 (20.33%) ITIL
16 311 (19.82%) Windows Server 2003
17 310 (19.76%) Windows 7
18 309 (19.69%) MS Excel
19 300 (19.12%) Migration
20 287 (18.29%) PowerShell
21 285 (18.16%) SharePoint
22 272 (17.34%) Cisco
23 265 (16.89%) Security Cleared
23 265 (16.89%) SCCM
24 263 (16.76%) SQL Server
25 251 (16.00%) HP
26 250 (15.93%) DHCP
27 242 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2007
28 238 (15.17%) Firewall

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
1 670 (42.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 340 (21.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 326 (20.78%) Skype for Business
4 285 (18.16%) SharePoint
5 242 (15.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 204 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 96 (6.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 78 (4.97%) IIS
9 59 (3.76%) SharePoint 2010
10 58 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
11 44 (2.80%) Office Communications Server
12 32 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
13 31 (1.98%) IBM Notes
14 18 (1.15%) OpenStack
15 14 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (0.83%) Apache
16 13 (0.83%) Live Communications Server
17 10 (0.64%) IBM Domino
18 7 (0.45%) CMS
19 5 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 346 (22.05%) MS Office
2 309 (19.69%) MS Excel
3 19 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.57%) MS Project
5 7 (0.45%) Windchill
6 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.13%) InDesign
6 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (0.76%) Faxination
2 9 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.51%) assyst
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.25%) Remedy AR System
5 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.19%) Sage X3
5 3 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.064%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.064%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.064%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.064%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 468 (29.83%) Office 365
2 124 (7.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.61%) Azure Active Directory
4 36 (2.29%) Mimecast
5 34 (2.17%) OneDrive
6 30 (1.91%) Yammer
7 28 (1.78%) IaaS
8 27 (1.72%) SaaS
9 24 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (0.96%) PaaS
11 8 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.19%) Google Apps
13 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.13%) iTunes
14 1 (0.064%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 328 (20.91%) DNS
2 250 (15.93%) DHCP
3 238 (15.17%) Firewall
4 234 (14.91%) SAN
5 198 (12.62%) Skype
6 159 (10.13%) WAN
7 154 (9.82%) LAN
8 131 (8.35%) TCP/IP
9 81 (5.16%) Internet
10 74 (4.72%) VLAN
11 63 (4.02%) VPN
12 57 (3.63%) SMTP
13 56 (3.57%) NAS
14 51 (3.25%) VoIP
15 48 (3.06%) Wireless
16 43 (2.74%) iSCSI
17 42 (2.68%) Unified Communications
18 41 (2.61%) IP Telephony
18 41 (2.61%) Network Security
19 33 (2.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (16.76%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (0.96%) MS Access
6 11 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.25%) Power BI
10 4 (0.25%) QlikView
10 4 (0.25%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.19%) Big Data
11 3 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.19%) MySQL
11 3 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (0.25%) JIRA
1 4 (0.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.13%) Subversion
3 1 (0.064%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.064%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.064%) MSI
General
1 174 (11.09%) Finance
2 55 (3.51%) Banking
3 49 (3.12%) Legal
4 38 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 27 (1.72%) Back Office
5 27 (1.72%) Law
6 23 (1.47%) Retail
7 20 (1.27%) Advertising
8 15 (0.96%) German Language
9 13 (0.83%) Spanish Language
10 12 (0.76%) French Language
10 12 (0.76%) Italian Language
11 10 (0.64%) Local Government
11 10 (0.64%) Marketing
12 9 (0.57%) Electronics
13 8 (0.51%) Military
14 7 (0.45%) Billing
14 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.38%) Games
15 6 (0.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 274 (17.46%) Analyst
2 224 (14.28%) Support Engineer
3 201 (12.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 136 (8.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 115 (7.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 112 (7.14%) Consultant
7 101 (6.44%) Service Analyst
8 100 (6.37%) 2nd Line Support
9 97 (6.18%) Support Analyst
10 95 (6.05%) Architect
11 93 (5.93%) Service Desk Analyst
12 84 (5.35%) Desktop Support
12 84 (5.35%) Windows Engineer
13 81 (5.16%) Exchange Engineer
14 68 (4.33%) Server Engineer
15 64 (4.08%) Desktop Engineer
16 63 (4.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 62 (3.95%) Office 365 Engineer
17 62 (3.95%) VMware Engineer
18 60 (3.82%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.17%) .NET
2 20 (1.27%) Web Services
3 16 (1.02%) ASP.NET
4 11 (0.70%) Node.js
5 10 (0.64%) MAPI
6 6 (0.38%) HTML
6 6 (0.38%) Middleware
7 5 (0.32%) CSS
7 5 (0.32%) XMPP
8 4 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (0.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (0.25%) MSMQ
8 4 (0.25%) SAML
8 4 (0.25%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.19%) jQuery
9 3 (0.19%) WCF
10 2 (0.13%) REST
10 2 (0.13%) SOAP
10 2 (0.13%) WAP
10 2 (0.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 154 (9.82%) Blackberry
2 98 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 68 (4.33%) Computer Science
4 65 (4.14%) Clustering
5 62 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 55 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (2.74%) Fat Client
7 43 (2.74%) Thin Client
8 41 (2.61%) Replication
9 31 (1.98%) Client/Server
10 30 (1.91%) Driving Licence
11 25 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (1.53%) CESG
12 24 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
13 23 (1.47%) PKI
14 21 (1.34%) Smartphone
15 20 (1.27%) Cryptography
15 20 (1.27%) Virtual Team
16 18 (1.15%) Statistics
17 16 (1.02%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1152 (73.42%) Windows
2 701 (44.68%) Windows Server
3 518 (33.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 409 (26.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 311 (19.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 310 (19.76%) Windows 7
7 128 (8.16%) Windows XP
8 108 (6.88%) Linux
9 90 (5.74%) Windows 8
10 78 (4.97%) Windows 10
11 72 (4.59%) Android
12 70 (4.46%) Unix
13 50 (3.19%) Apple iOS
14 42 (2.68%) Windows Vista
15 25 (1.59%) Solaris
16 20 (1.27%) Mac OS
17 16 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
18 14 (0.89%) Mac OS X
19 13 (0.83%) CentOS
20 11 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (20.33%) ITIL
2 300 (19.12%) Migration
3 61 (3.89%) Service Management
4 54 (3.44%) Incident Management
4 54 (3.44%) Project Management
4 54 (3.44%) Service Delivery
5 52 (3.31%) Load Balancing
6 51 (3.25%) Problem Management
7 44 (2.80%) Change Management
8 43 (2.74%) Content Management
9 40 (2.55%) PRINCE2
10 39 (2.49%) Mobile Device Management
11 38 (2.42%) High Availability
12 34 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
12 34 (2.17%) Time Management
13 33 (2.10%) Identity Management
14 32 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
14 32 (2.04%) Patch Management
15 31 (1.98%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (1.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 287 (18.29%) PowerShell
2 178 (11.34%) SQL
3 29 (1.85%) C#
4 26 (1.66%) VBScript
5 25 (1.59%) JavaScript
6 19 (1.21%) VB.NET
7 15 (0.96%) Java
8 14 (0.89%) C
9 13 (0.83%) C++
10 12 (0.76%) VB
11 9 (0.57%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.51%) PHP
12 8 (0.51%) Ruby
13 6 (0.38%) Perl
14 3 (0.19%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.13%) Python
15 2 (0.13%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 265 (16.89%) Security Cleared
2 226 (14.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 186 (11.85%) SC Cleared
4 134 (8.54%) MCSE
5 86 (5.48%) Degree
6 67 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
7 64 (4.08%) MCSA
8 56 (3.57%) CCNA
9 50 (3.19%) MCP
10 42 (2.68%) DV Cleared
11 36 (2.29%) MCITP
11 36 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 33 (2.10%) BPSS Clearance
13 27 (1.72%) CISSP
13 27 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (1.59%) MCTS
15 20 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
16 17 (1.08%) CCNP
17 15 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 14 (0.89%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (5.54%) SLA
2 33 (2.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (0.89%) RMADS
4 11 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.57%) Government Security Classifications
7 7 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.25%) QA
9 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.19%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.064%) COBIT
10 1 (0.064%) DICOM
10 1 (0.064%) HL7
10 1 (0.064%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.064%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.064%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1140 (72.66%) Active Directory
2 321 (20.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (11.22%) Hyper-V
4 164 (10.45%) XenApp
5 120 (7.65%) vSphere
6 93 (5.93%) XenDesktop
7 87 (5.54%) VMware ESX
8 59 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
9 44 (2.80%) XenServer
10 41 (2.61%) Virtual Machines
11 39 (2.49%) Microsoft App-V
12 34 (2.17%) Terminal Services
13 28 (1.78%) VMware Server
14 21 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
15 18 (1.15%) Sendmail
16 17 (1.08%) DFS Replication
17 15 (0.96%) vCloud
18 14 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
19 11 (0.70%) ISA Server
19 11 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 265 (16.89%) SCCM
2 81 (5.16%) SCOM
3 62 (3.95%) Backup Exec
4 58 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 55 (3.51%) WSUS
6 35 (2.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 34 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
8 29 (1.85%) Norton AntiVirus
9 27 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 26 (1.66%) McAfee ePO
11 24 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 21 (1.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 19 (1.21%) SCVMM
14 18 (1.15%) AirWatch
14 18 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
15 16 (1.02%) Netcool
16 12 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
16 12 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 12 (0.76%) SCOrch
17 10 (0.64%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1025 (65.33%) Microsoft
2 587 (37.41%) VMware
3 409 (26.07%) Citrix
4 272 (17.34%) Cisco
5 251 (16.00%) HP
6 117 (7.46%) Symantec
7 102 (6.50%) NetApp
8 101 (6.44%) Dell
9 85 (5.42%) EMC
10 67 (4.27%) Oracle
11 55 (3.51%) IronPort
12 51 (3.25%) CheckPoint
13 48 (3.06%) Apple
14 47 (3.00%) Intel Security
15 41 (2.61%) Avaya
16 40 (2.55%) Veeam
17 35 (2.23%) AppSense
18 31 (1.98%) Lotus
19 30 (1.91%) MobileIron
19 30 (1.91%) Remedy
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