The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 25 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.02% 4.35% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.49% 17.86% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £275 £183 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.68% -63.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £140 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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

Application Platforms Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 56 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.50% 24.35% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 39 19
Median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 5 (33.33%) XenApp
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 4 (26.67%) Data Centre Operations
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) F5
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Solaris
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) Unix
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) NetApp
7 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) NAS
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Support
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Storage Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Email Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Facilities Management
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Server Building
3 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GxP
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) F5
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Acronis
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire