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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 184 143 111
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -32
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 297 388 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.31% 1.64% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.60% 8.69% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 270 289
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £22.50 £61.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.87
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.00%
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 4466 4338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.80% 18.92% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3099 3044 2809
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 55 115
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.69 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.92% +14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 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 -9 38 £408 +10.50% 21
Croydon -10 5 £475 +66.66%
Uxbridge +2 4 £350 -
Southwark - 4 - -
Ilford - 4 - -
Mayfair +1 2 £363 +13.28%
Kingston Upon Thames -3 2 - - 1
Surbiton - 2 £260 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £350 -
Chessington 0 1 - -
Westminster -24 1 £350 -
Chiswick - 1 - - 1
Greenford - 1 - -
Romford - 1 - -
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 466 (75.28%) Active Directory
2 441 (71.24%) Windows
3 410 (66.24%) Microsoft
4 265 (42.81%) Windows Server
5 263 (42.49%) VMware
6 258 (41.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 202 (32.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 170 (27.46%) Office 365
9 164 (26.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 159 (25.69%) Citrix
11 157 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 138 (22.29%) MS Office
13 134 (21.65%) Cisco
14 132 (21.32%) Firewall
14 132 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2013
15 128 (20.68%) Windows 7
16 127 (20.52%) DNS
17 126 (20.36%) Skype for Business
18 116 (18.74%) SAN
19 112 (18.09%) MS Excel
20 109 (17.61%) SCCM
21 108 (17.45%) Migration
22 104 (16.80%) ITIL
23 101 (16.32%) HP
24 96 (15.51%) PowerShell
25 87 (14.05%) Finance
26 86 (13.89%) SQL Server
26 86 (13.89%) Skype
27 84 (13.57%) DHCP
28 83 (13.41%) SharePoint

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
1 258 (41.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 132 (21.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 126 (20.36%) Skype for Business
4 83 (13.41%) SharePoint
5 79 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 52 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2003
7 47 (7.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 42 (6.79%) IIS
9 20 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
10 11 (1.78%) Apache
11 9 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.97%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.81%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.48%) IBM Domino
15 2 (0.32%) Documentum
16 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.16%) JBoss
16 1 (0.16%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 138 (22.29%) MS Office
2 112 (18.09%) MS Excel
3 12 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.13%) Windchill
5 5 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.94%) Faxination
2 7 (1.13%) assyst
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 170 (27.46%) Office 365
2 59 (9.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.36%) OneDrive
4 26 (4.20%) Mimecast
5 25 (4.04%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (2.91%) Yammer
7 11 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (1.45%) SaaS
9 7 (1.13%) IaaS
10 4 (0.65%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (21.32%) Firewall
2 127 (20.52%) DNS
3 116 (18.74%) SAN
4 86 (13.89%) Skype
5 84 (13.57%) DHCP
6 61 (9.85%) LAN
6 61 (9.85%) TCP/IP
7 60 (9.69%) WAN
8 43 (6.95%) VLAN
9 32 (5.17%) NAS
10 31 (5.01%) VPN
11 24 (3.88%) NetScaler
12 22 (3.55%) iSCSI
13 21 (3.39%) LDAP
13 21 (3.39%) Network Security
14 19 (3.07%) Unified Communications
15 18 (2.91%) VoIP
16 17 (2.75%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (2.75%) Wireless
17 16 (2.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.48%) Power BI
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.16%) DB2
8 1 (0.16%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.16%) MS Access
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (0.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.16%) Subversion
2 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 87 (14.05%) Finance
2 37 (5.98%) Banking
3 31 (5.01%) Legal
4 22 (3.55%) Law
5 17 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.10%) Retail
7 11 (1.78%) Back Office
8 8 (1.29%) Advertising
8 8 (1.29%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.97%) Games
9 6 (0.97%) Publishing
10 5 (0.81%) Billing
11 4 (0.65%) Marketing
12 3 (0.48%) Electronics
12 3 (0.48%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.32%) Front Office
13 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 116 (18.74%) Analyst
2 97 (15.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 79 (12.76%) Support Engineer
4 55 (8.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 42 (6.79%) Consultant
6 41 (6.62%) Architect
7 38 (6.14%) 3rd Line Support
8 37 (5.98%) Service Analyst
8 37 (5.98%) Support Analyst
8 37 (5.98%) Windows Engineer
9 32 (5.17%) Desktop Support
9 32 (5.17%) Exchange Engineer
9 32 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
10 31 (5.01%) 2nd Line Support
11 28 (4.52%) Administrator
11 28 (4.52%) Server Engineer
12 26 (4.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 26 (4.20%) VMware Engineer
13 24 (3.88%) Infrastructure Support
13 24 (3.88%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.45%) .NET
2 5 (0.81%) Web Services
2 5 (0.81%) XMPP
3 4 (0.65%) CSS
3 4 (0.65%) HTML
3 4 (0.65%) SAML
4 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (0.48%) Middleware
4 3 (0.48%) WCF
5 2 (0.32%) jQuery
5 2 (0.32%) SOAP
5 2 (0.32%) WAP
6 1 (0.16%) COM
6 1 (0.16%) J2EE
6 1 (0.16%) JSON
6 1 (0.16%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.16%) WinForms
6 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.69%) Blackberry
2 34 (5.49%) Data Centre
3 32 (5.17%) Clustering
4 28 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 21 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
7 19 (3.07%) Fat Client
7 19 (3.07%) Thin Client
8 17 (2.75%) PKI
8 17 (2.75%) Replication
9 15 (2.42%) Computer Science
10 14 (2.26%) CLARiiON
11 12 (1.94%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.62%) iPad
13 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (1.13%) BYOD
14 7 (1.13%) EqualLogic
14 7 (1.13%) Hedge funds
14 7 (1.13%) iPhone
15 6 (0.97%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 441 (71.24%) Windows
2 265 (42.81%) Windows Server
3 202 (32.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 164 (26.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 128 (20.68%) Windows 7
6 81 (13.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 55 (8.89%) Linux
8 41 (6.62%) Windows 8
9 39 (6.30%) Windows XP
10 36 (5.82%) Windows 10
11 29 (4.68%) Android
12 21 (3.39%) Apple iOS
13 17 (2.75%) Unix
14 16 (2.58%) Windows Mobile
15 14 (2.26%) Mac OS
16 10 (1.62%) Mac OS X
17 7 (1.13%) Solaris
18 6 (0.97%) Data ONTAP
19 5 (0.81%) Mac OS X Server
19 5 (0.81%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (17.45%) Migration
2 104 (16.80%) ITIL
3 23 (3.72%) Change Management
3 23 (3.72%) Identity Management
3 23 (3.72%) Incident Management
4 22 (3.55%) Problem Management
4 22 (3.55%) Service Management
5 21 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (3.39%) PRINCE2
6 20 (3.23%) Data Management
6 20 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
7 19 (3.07%) Project Management
7 19 (3.07%) Workflow
8 17 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (2.75%) ITIL V3
8 17 (2.75%) Service Delivery
8 17 (2.75%) Time Management
9 15 (2.42%) High Availability
9 15 (2.42%) Information Security
9 15 (2.42%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (15.51%) PowerShell
2 54 (8.72%) SQL
3 12 (1.94%) C#
4 10 (1.62%) Bash Shell
5 9 (1.45%) Ruby
6 8 (1.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.97%) Java
8 4 (0.65%) Perl
9 3 (0.48%) PHP
9 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.32%) VBA
11 1 (0.16%) C
11 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (11.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (9.37%) Security Cleared
3 43 (6.95%) SC Cleared
4 38 (6.14%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (5.82%) MCSE
6 33 (5.33%) MCSA
7 31 (5.01%) Degree
8 29 (4.68%) CCNA
9 25 (4.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.45%) CCNP
11 9 (1.45%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.29%) MCP
13 7 (1.13%) MCITP
13 7 (1.13%) MCTS
14 6 (0.97%) A+ Certification
15 5 (0.81%) DBS Check
16 4 (0.65%) CISMP
16 4 (0.65%) CISSP
17 3 (0.48%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.82%) SLA
2 7 (1.13%) Government Security Classifications
3 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.65%) COBIT
4 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) DICOM
5 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 466 (75.28%) Active Directory
2 157 (25.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 65 (10.50%) XenApp
5 58 (9.37%) vSphere
6 52 (8.40%) VMware ESX
7 29 (4.68%) XenDesktop
8 21 (3.39%) Terminal Services
9 20 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (2.91%) VMware Server
11 16 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
12 14 (2.26%) DFS Replication
12 14 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
13 11 (1.78%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (1.45%) vCloud
15 8 (1.29%) ISA Server
16 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 6 (0.97%) NFS
16 6 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
17 4 (0.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 109 (17.61%) SCCM
2 44 (7.11%) SCOM
3 26 (4.20%) Backup Exec
4 25 (4.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 22 (3.55%) Microsoft Clustering
6 20 (3.23%) WSUS
7 13 (2.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 13 (2.10%) SCVMM
8 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Intune
9 9 (1.45%) NetBackup
9 9 (1.45%) SCOrch
10 8 (1.29%) Cisco UCCX
10 8 (1.29%) ServiceCenter
11 7 (1.13%) MIIS
11 7 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
12 6 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 5 (0.81%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.81%) HP SIM
13 5 (0.81%) SnapVault
14 4 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 410 (66.24%) Microsoft
2 263 (42.49%) VMware
3 159 (25.69%) Citrix
4 134 (21.65%) Cisco
5 101 (16.32%) HP
6 71 (11.47%) NetApp
7 63 (10.18%) Symantec
8 36 (5.82%) EMC
9 34 (5.49%) Dell
10 27 (4.36%) IronPort
11 25 (4.04%) CheckPoint
12 21 (3.39%) Apple
13 20 (3.23%) MobileIron
14 17 (2.75%) Veeam
15 13 (2.10%) Postini
15 13 (2.10%) Proofpoint
16 12 (1.94%) Remedy
16 12 (1.94%) RightFax
17 11 (1.78%) SolarWinds
18 10 (1.62%) Mitel
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Michael James Lee Associates
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £15.50 - £16.80 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Miracle Partners Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday