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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 34 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.69% 4.49% 4.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.38% 22.92% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £180 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.45 £14.23 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% -19.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
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
26 48 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 10.97% 19.59% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 21
Median daily rate £500 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £14.45 £17.00 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

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 4 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
Tonbridge 0 1 £180 -64.00%
Aylesford - 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £180 -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 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 Kent region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Mitel
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) IBM

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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
2 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) VMware