The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 166 111 116
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 324 447 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.47% 2.01% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.20% 10.44% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 294 265
Median daily rate £350 £305 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £145 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 53 42
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £33.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
MS Exchange
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4499 4282 4166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.39% 19.21% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3274 2862 2881
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 117 68
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in London

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in London

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in London

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the London region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in London

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
City of London -28 48 £425 +21.42% 26
Croydon -9 6 £413 +26.92% 2
Sidcup - 3 £300 -
Ilford +5 2 - -
Bromley -14 2 £275 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 1
Romford - 2 - - 1
Southall - 2 £200 -
Enfield +5 1 £140 -
Canary Wharf +5 1 - -
Chessington 0 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 £280 -
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 London region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 421 (74.38%) Active Directory
2 397 (70.14%) Windows
3 358 (63.25%) Microsoft
4 245 (43.29%) VMware
5 238 (42.05%) Windows Server
6 226 (39.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 178 (31.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 147 (25.97%) Citrix
9 138 (24.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 128 (22.61%) Windows 7
10 128 (22.61%) MS Office
11 126 (22.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 124 (21.91%) Office 365
13 120 (21.20%) Exchange Server 2013
14 115 (20.32%) Firewall
15 114 (20.14%) MS Excel
16 113 (19.96%) ITIL
17 107 (18.90%) Cisco
18 97 (17.14%) Migration
19 95 (16.78%) SCCM
20 94 (16.61%) Skype for Business
21 88 (15.55%) DNS
22 84 (14.84%) Finance
23 83 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2007
24 81 (14.31%) Windows Server 2003
25 78 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
26 76 (13.43%) SQL Server
27 73 (12.90%) SharePoint
28 72 (12.72%) PowerShell
29 66 (11.66%) SAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 226 (39.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 120 (21.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 94 (16.61%) Skype for Business
4 83 (14.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 73 (12.90%) SharePoint
6 50 (8.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 35 (6.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 27 (4.77%) IIS
9 15 (2.65%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (1.24%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.24%) WebLogic
11 7 (1.24%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.88%) IBM Domino
13 5 (0.88%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.88%) iPlanet
13 5 (0.88%) MQSeries
13 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 128 (22.61%) MS Office
2 114 (20.14%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) Windchill
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.24%) RMDS
2 5 (0.88%) BusinessWare
2 5 (0.88%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.35%) assyst
4 2 (0.35%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.35%) Maximo
4 2 (0.35%) Primavera
4 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 124 (21.91%) Office 365
2 41 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.71%) OneDrive
4 16 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (2.65%) Yammer
6 14 (2.47%) Mimecast
7 10 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (1.41%) SaaS
9 7 (1.24%) IaaS
10 4 (0.71%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.35%) GitHub
11 2 (0.35%) PaaS
12 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 115 (20.32%) Firewall
2 88 (15.55%) DNS
3 66 (11.66%) SAN
4 64 (11.31%) DHCP
5 61 (10.78%) LAN
6 60 (10.60%) WAN
7 57 (10.07%) Skype
8 52 (9.19%) TCP/IP
9 44 (7.77%) VPN
10 28 (4.95%) Internet
11 21 (3.71%) VoIP
12 18 (3.18%) LDAP
13 17 (3.00%) VLAN
14 13 (2.30%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (2.30%) NetScaler
15 12 (2.12%) NAS
15 12 (2.12%) SMTP
15 12 (2.12%) Unified Communications
16 11 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (1.77%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.06%) DB2
5 6 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.88%) DB2 UDB
7 4 (0.71%) MySQL
8 3 (0.53%) Power BI
9 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.35%) GIS
9 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.18%) MS Access
10 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.59%) JIRA
2 4 (0.71%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) Subversion
4 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 84 (14.84%) Finance
2 43 (7.60%) Banking
3 21 (3.71%) Legal
4 18 (3.18%) Law
5 12 (2.12%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.12%) Retail
6 10 (1.77%) Front Office
7 9 (1.59%) Advertising
8 8 (1.41%) Back Office
9 7 (1.24%) Games
9 7 (1.24%) Publishing
10 5 (0.88%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.88%) Marketing
11 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.53%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.53%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.35%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 103 (18.20%) Analyst
2 80 (14.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 80 (14.13%) Support Engineer
3 52 (9.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 43 (7.60%) Consultant
5 42 (7.42%) Service Analyst
6 36 (6.36%) Exchange Engineer
6 36 (6.36%) Support Analyst
6 36 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
7 35 (6.18%) 2nd Line Support
7 35 (6.18%) 3rd Line Support
8 31 (5.48%) Architect
8 31 (5.48%) Desktop Support
9 29 (5.12%) Service Desk Analyst
10 23 (4.06%) Exchange Support
11 22 (3.89%) Administrator
11 22 (3.89%) Server Engineer
12 21 (3.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 21 (3.71%) Active Directory Engineer
12 21 (3.71%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.94%) .NET
2 8 (1.41%) XML
3 7 (1.24%) HTML
4 6 (1.06%) Web Services
5 5 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (0.88%) CSS
5 5 (0.88%) JSON
5 5 (0.88%) MSMQ
5 5 (0.88%) SAML
6 4 (0.71%) jQuery
6 4 (0.71%) WCF
7 3 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.53%) LINQ
7 3 (0.53%) LINQ to SQL
7 3 (0.53%) XML Messaging
8 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.35%) WAP
9 1 (0.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.95%) Blackberry
2 38 (6.71%) Data Centre
3 24 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.71%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.53%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.83%) Replication
6 16 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
7 15 (2.65%) PKI
8 13 (2.30%) Fat Client
8 13 (2.30%) Thin Client
9 12 (2.12%) EMC VNX
10 11 (1.94%) Hedge funds
11 8 (1.41%) Clustering
12 7 (1.24%) HP Storage
13 6 (1.06%) AS400
13 6 (1.06%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.06%) iPad
13 6 (1.06%) iPhone
13 6 (1.06%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 397 (70.14%) Windows
2 238 (42.05%) Windows Server
3 178 (31.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 128 (22.61%) Windows 7
5 126 (22.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 81 (14.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 57 (10.07%) Linux
8 44 (7.77%) Windows XP
9 42 (7.42%) Windows 8
10 20 (3.53%) Windows 10
11 18 (3.18%) Unix
12 15 (2.65%) Android
13 14 (2.47%) Mac OS X
14 12 (2.12%) Solaris
15 8 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (1.24%) AIX
17 6 (1.06%) Apple iOS
17 6 (1.06%) Mac OS
17 6 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (1.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (19.96%) ITIL
2 97 (17.14%) Migration
3 34 (6.01%) Change Management
3 34 (6.01%) Project Management
4 33 (5.83%) Problem Management
5 26 (4.59%) Identity Management
6 23 (4.06%) Server Virtualisation
7 22 (3.89%) Time Management
8 20 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (3.53%) Service Management
9 16 (2.83%) Change Control
9 16 (2.83%) Data Management
9 16 (2.83%) Incident Management
10 14 (2.47%) Information Security
11 13 (2.30%) Business Continuity
11 13 (2.30%) Release Management
11 13 (2.30%) Workflow
12 12 (2.12%) PRINCE2
12 12 (2.12%) Server Building
12 12 (2.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (12.72%) PowerShell
2 59 (10.42%) SQL
3 12 (2.12%) C#
3 12 (2.12%) Java
4 10 (1.77%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.59%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.06%) Ruby
6 6 (1.06%) VBA
7 4 (0.71%) Perl
8 2 (0.35%) PHP
8 2 (0.35%) VBScript
9 1 (0.18%) C
9 1 (0.18%) Python
9 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.18%) VB
9 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (9.01%) MCSE
2 51 (9.01%) Security Cleared
3 39 (6.89%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (6.89%) SC Cleared
4 36 (6.36%) Degree
5 32 (5.65%) CCNA
6 29 (5.12%) MCSA
7 21 (3.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (3.36%) MCITP
9 13 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 13 (2.30%) MCP
10 12 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (1.77%) CISSP
11 10 (1.77%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.24%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.24%) MCTS
13 6 (1.06%) CCNP
13 6 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.88%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.36%) SLA
2 5 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.71%) COBIT
4 3 (0.53%) ISO15022
4 3 (0.53%) ISO20022
4 3 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) QA
6 1 (0.18%) DICOM
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 421 (74.38%) Active Directory
2 138 (24.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (10.78%) vSphere
4 58 (10.25%) Hyper-V
5 55 (9.72%) XenApp
6 38 (6.71%) VMware ESX
7 21 (3.71%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (1.94%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 8 (1.41%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.88%) ClearTrust
13 5 (0.88%) NFS
13 5 (0.88%) Terminal Server
14 4 (0.71%) DFS Replication
14 4 (0.71%) ISA Server
15 3 (0.53%) Sendmail
15 3 (0.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 95 (16.78%) SCCM
2 35 (6.18%) SCOM
3 24 (4.24%) Backup Exec
4 20 (3.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 16 (2.83%) NetBackup
6 13 (2.30%) WSUS
7 11 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
8 10 (1.77%) vMotion
9 8 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (1.41%) HP SIM
10 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 6 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
11 6 (1.06%) SCOrch
11 6 (1.06%) Windows Intune
12 5 (0.88%) CA Single Sign-On
12 5 (0.88%) SCVMM
13 4 (0.71%) FortiGate
13 4 (0.71%) SnapVault
14 3 (0.53%) MIIS
14 3 (0.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 358 (63.25%) Microsoft
2 245 (43.29%) VMware
3 147 (25.97%) Citrix
4 107 (18.90%) Cisco
5 60 (10.60%) HP
6 45 (7.95%) NetApp
7 44 (7.77%) Symantec
8 29 (5.12%) EMC
9 27 (4.77%) Dell
10 26 (4.59%) CheckPoint
11 18 (3.18%) Oracle
12 17 (3.00%) Apple
13 16 (2.83%) Avaya
13 16 (2.83%) Bloomberg
14 15 (2.65%) SolarWinds
15 14 (2.47%) Reuters
16 13 (2.30%) IBM
17 11 (1.94%) CommVault
18 10 (1.77%) Google
18 10 (1.77%) Red Hat
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