The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 39 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 16 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.75% 0.86% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.84% 6.25% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £236 £313 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +50.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £50.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 - £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 - £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
- -2.76%

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
101 80 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.35% 13.75% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 35 66
Median daily rate £393 £475 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.36% +16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £584 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £36.75 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.10% +140.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £31.80 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £37.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Stevenage +3 7 - -
Watford - 3 £285 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
4 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (19.23%) Wireless
5 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 5 (19.23%) Apple
5 5 (19.23%) Office 365
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) DBS Check
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
6 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (15.38%) SAN
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Citrix
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
7 3 (11.54%) DHCP
7 3 (11.54%) NetWare
7 3 (11.54%) Linux
7 3 (11.54%) C
7 3 (11.54%) MS Office
7 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (11.54%) Symantec
7 3 (11.54%) Firewall
7 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (11.54%) SCCM
7 3 (11.54%) Mathematics

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Wireless
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Intranet
4 2 (7.69%) IP Telephony
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.54%) Multimedia
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
1 7 (26.92%) IT Support
1 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Audio Visual Technician
6 2 (7.69%) Exchange Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) IT Technician
6 2 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) CCTV
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) NetWare
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X Server
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (11.54%) Network Management
3 2 (7.69%) Email Management
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.69%) Web Filtering
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) DBS Check
2 3 (11.54%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) MCTS
4 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) vSphere
2 3 (11.54%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
1 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) Dell
5 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
5 2 (7.69%) Trend Micro
6 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas