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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 46 53 54
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.22% 1.23% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 9.64% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Median daily rate £285 £300 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £24.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 - £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 - £76.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
MS Exchange
East of England

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
119 83 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.86% 12.75% 15.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 35 67
Median daily rate £390 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% -42.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £10.03 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £35.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 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
Stevenage - 4 - -
Watford - 3 £285 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -1 1 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - - 2
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (24.00%) Citrix
5 6 (24.00%) Office 365
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (20.00%) XenApp
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (20.00%) DBS Check
7 4 (16.00%) Wireless
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) Apple
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (12.00%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (12.00%) Local Government
8 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (12.00%) SCCM
8 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
8 3 (12.00%) MCITP
8 3 (12.00%) Network Management
8 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (12.00%) SAN

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 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) Wireless
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) Intranet
4 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) Skype
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Local Government
1 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) IT Support
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Audio Visual Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Technician
5 2 (8.00%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) CCTV
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) NetWare
6 2 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Network Management
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) CRM
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Email Management
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (12.00%) MCITP
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) XenApp
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) XenServer
5 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) Sendmail
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 4 (16.00%) Apple
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
6 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.00%) Sophos
6 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro
6 1 (4.00%) Veritas