The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 28 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 10 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.15% 4.71% 7.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.39% 43.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 14
Median daily rate £328 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.22% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.58%
MS Exchange
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
61 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 19.24% 10.87% 21.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 43
Median daily rate £425 £460 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £578 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+243.75% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £321 -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 8 (36.36%) IronPort
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 8 (36.36%) Firewall
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Citrix
5 7 (31.82%) MS Office
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) HP
6 6 (27.27%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) Clustering
7 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (22.73%) SAN
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 5 (22.73%) IIS
7 5 (22.73%) Siebel
7 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
7 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
8 4 (18.18%) QlikView
8 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.64%) Skype for Business
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Google Apps
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (18.18%) QlikView
3 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Wiki
3 2 (9.09%) NHS
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL
1 2 (9.09%) Migration
1 2 (9.09%) Ticket Management
2 1 (4.55%) High Availability
2 1 (4.55%) Line Management
2 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
2 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
2 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) LINC
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) IronPort
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) HP
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Siebel
5 4 (18.18%) Informatica
6 1 (4.55%) Ektron
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) iManage
6 1 (4.55%) Symantec