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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 173 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 315 432 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.38% 1.93% 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.02% 10.06% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 282 236
Median daily rate £350 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £145 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 54 46
Median hourly rate £15.75 £18.60 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% -0.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £30.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.93% -
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
4484 4294 4175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.67% 19.20% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3240 2891 2911
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 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 111 81
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.28 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 5 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 5 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 5 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 -32 47 £425 +21.42% 22
Croydon -7 6 £413 +26.92%
Sidcup - 4 £300 -
Bromley -11 3 £250 -9.09%
Ilford +2 2 £375 +63.04%
Romford - 2 - -
Southall - 2 £200 -
Chessington +3 1 - -
Wembley +3 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £140 - 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 412 (73.44%) Active Directory
2 408 (72.73%) Windows
3 348 (62.03%) Microsoft
4 249 (44.39%) VMware
5 238 (42.42%) Windows Server
6 232 (41.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 179 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 157 (27.99%) Citrix
9 137 (24.42%) Windows 7
10 134 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 129 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 127 (22.64%) MS Office
13 126 (22.46%) ITIL
14 114 (20.32%) Exchange Server 2013
15 111 (19.79%) Firewall
16 110 (19.61%) Office 365
17 108 (19.25%) MS Excel
18 103 (18.36%) Cisco
19 96 (17.11%) SCCM
20 94 (16.76%) DNS
21 92 (16.40%) SQL Server
22 91 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
23 88 (15.69%) Finance
24 85 (15.15%) Skype for Business
25 83 (14.80%) Windows Server 2003
26 80 (14.26%) Migration
26 80 (14.26%) Microsoft Certification
27 76 (13.55%) SharePoint
28 72 (12.83%) SQL
29 69 (12.30%) 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
1 232 (41.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 114 (20.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 91 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 85 (15.15%) Skype for Business
5 76 (13.55%) SharePoint
6 53 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2003
7 34 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 34 (6.06%) IIS
8 13 (2.32%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (1.43%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.25%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (1.07%) Confluence
12 5 (0.89%) iPlanet
12 5 (0.89%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (0.71%) Apache
13 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 127 (22.64%) MS Office
2 108 (19.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.25%) RMDS
2 5 (0.89%) BusinessWare
2 5 (0.89%) SAP R/3
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.36%) assyst
4 2 (0.36%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.36%) Maximo
4 2 (0.36%) Primavera
4 2 (0.36%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 110 (19.61%) Office 365
2 35 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.50%) OneDrive
4 12 (2.14%) Yammer
5 11 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (1.96%) Mimecast
6 10 (1.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.25%) SaaS
8 6 (1.07%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.89%) IaaS
10 2 (0.36%) GitHub
11 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.18%) PaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 111 (19.79%) Firewall
2 94 (16.76%) DNS
3 69 (12.30%) SAN
4 66 (11.76%) DHCP
5 61 (10.87%) WAN
6 60 (10.70%) LAN
7 57 (10.16%) TCP/IP
8 51 (9.09%) VPN
9 44 (7.84%) Skype
10 37 (6.60%) Internet
11 23 (4.10%) VoIP
12 19 (3.39%) VLAN
13 15 (2.67%) LDAP
14 14 (2.50%) NAS
15 13 (2.32%) Unified Communications
16 12 (2.14%) SMTP
16 12 (2.14%) Wireless
17 11 (1.96%) Ethernet
17 11 (1.96%) iSCSI
17 11 (1.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.07%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.89%) DB2
6 5 (0.89%) DB2 UDB
7 4 (0.71%) MySQL
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.36%) GIS
9 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.18%) Power BI
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.60%) 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 88 (15.69%) Finance
2 44 (7.84%) Banking
3 17 (3.03%) Law
4 16 (2.85%) Legal
5 13 (2.32%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.14%) Retail
7 11 (1.96%) Front Office
8 10 (1.78%) Advertising
8 10 (1.78%) Back Office
9 9 (1.60%) Publishing
10 8 (1.43%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.25%) Games
12 6 (1.07%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.89%) Marketing
14 4 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.53%) Electronics
15 3 (0.53%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.53%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 107 (19.07%) Analyst
2 89 (15.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 89 (15.86%) Support Engineer
3 53 (9.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 48 (8.56%) Service Analyst
5 41 (7.31%) 2nd Line Support
5 41 (7.31%) Consultant
5 41 (7.31%) Windows Engineer
6 40 (7.13%) Support Analyst
7 35 (6.24%) Desktop Support
7 35 (6.24%) Exchange Engineer
8 34 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
9 33 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
10 28 (4.99%) Architect
11 25 (4.46%) Exchange Support
12 24 (4.28%) Infrastructure Support
13 23 (4.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 23 (4.10%) Administrator
13 23 (4.10%) Server Engineer
14 22 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.60%) XML
2 8 (1.43%) .NET
3 7 (1.25%) HTML
4 6 (1.07%) JSON
4 6 (1.07%) SAML
4 6 (1.07%) Web Services
5 5 (0.89%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.89%) MSMQ
6 4 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (0.71%) CSS
6 4 (0.71%) jQuery
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%) WCF
7 3 (0.53%) XML Messaging
8 2 (0.36%) WAP
9 1 (0.18%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.56%) Blackberry
2 38 (6.77%) Data Centre
3 21 (3.74%) Computer Science
4 20 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (2.67%) EMC VNX
6 15 (2.67%) Replication
7 13 (2.32%) iPhone
8 12 (2.14%) Hedge funds
8 12 (2.14%) PKI
9 10 (1.78%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.78%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.43%) Clustering
10 8 (1.43%) iPad
11 7 (1.25%) HP Storage
12 6 (1.07%) AS400
12 6 (1.07%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.07%) NHS
13 5 (0.89%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 408 (72.73%) Windows
2 238 (42.42%) Windows Server
3 179 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 137 (24.42%) Windows 7
5 129 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 83 (14.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 53 (9.45%) Linux
8 48 (8.56%) Windows XP
9 47 (8.38%) Windows 8
10 21 (3.74%) Android
11 19 (3.39%) Unix
12 16 (2.85%) Windows 10
13 11 (1.96%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.96%) Solaris
14 9 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (1.43%) AIX
16 6 (1.07%) Apple iOS
16 6 (1.07%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.89%) CentOS
17 5 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (22.46%) ITIL
2 80 (14.26%) Migration
3 36 (6.42%) Change Management
4 34 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 33 (5.88%) Project Management
6 24 (4.28%) Identity Management
6 24 (4.28%) Server Virtualisation
7 22 (3.92%) Time Management
8 20 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (3.39%) Service Management
10 15 (2.67%) Change Control
10 15 (2.67%) Incident Management
11 14 (2.50%) Release Management
12 13 (2.32%) Business Continuity
12 13 (2.32%) PRINCE2
12 13 (2.32%) Server Building
12 13 (2.32%) Service Delivery
13 12 (2.14%) Workflow
14 11 (1.96%) Configuration Management
14 11 (1.96%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (12.83%) SQL
2 68 (12.12%) PowerShell
3 11 (1.96%) Java
4 9 (1.60%) C#
4 9 (1.60%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 5 (0.89%) Ruby
6 5 (0.89%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.89%) VBScript
7 4 (0.71%) VBA
8 3 (0.53%) Perl
9 2 (0.36%) PHP
9 2 (0.36%) Python
9 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.18%) C
10 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (14.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (10.16%) MCSE
3 46 (8.20%) Security Cleared
4 40 (7.13%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (7.13%) Degree
5 37 (6.60%) SC Cleared
6 33 (5.88%) CCNA
7 30 (5.35%) MCSA
8 28 (4.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (3.74%) MCITP
10 16 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (2.67%) MCP
12 12 (2.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (1.78%) DV Cleared
14 8 (1.43%) CISSP
15 7 (1.25%) MCTS
16 6 (1.07%) A+ Certification
16 6 (1.07%) DBS Check
16 6 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 5 (0.89%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.60%) SLA
2 6 (1.07%) 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 (0.36%) QA
6 1 (0.18%) DICOM
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) RMADS
System Software
1 412 (73.44%) Active Directory
2 134 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (11.41%) XenApp
4 62 (11.05%) vSphere
5 55 (9.80%) Hyper-V
6 37 (6.60%) VMware ESX
7 24 (4.28%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (1.96%) Terminal Services
10 10 (1.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (1.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 9 (1.60%) NFS
11 9 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (1.43%) Terminal Server
13 7 (1.25%) ISA Server
13 7 (1.25%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.89%) ClearTrust
15 4 (0.71%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.71%) Samba
16 3 (0.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 96 (17.11%) SCCM
2 38 (6.77%) SCOM
3 27 (4.81%) Backup Exec
4 20 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 16 (2.85%) NetBackup
6 12 (2.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (1.78%) vMotion
8 8 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (1.43%) HP SIM
8 8 (1.43%) WSUS
9 7 (1.25%) Cisco UCCX
9 7 (1.25%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (1.07%) Windows Intune
10 6 (1.07%) XenMobile
11 5 (0.89%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.89%) SCVMM
12 4 (0.71%) DatAdvantage
12 4 (0.71%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 348 (62.03%) Microsoft
2 249 (44.39%) VMware
3 157 (27.99%) Citrix
4 103 (18.36%) Cisco
5 59 (10.52%) HP
6 47 (8.38%) Symantec
7 45 (8.02%) NetApp
8 40 (7.13%) EMC
9 32 (5.70%) Dell
10 26 (4.63%) CheckPoint
11 22 (3.92%) Oracle
12 18 (3.21%) Avaya
13 17 (3.03%) Bloomberg
14 16 (2.85%) SolarWinds
15 15 (2.67%) Reuters
16 14 (2.50%) Apple
17 12 (2.14%) Mitel
18 11 (1.96%) CommVault
18 11 (1.96%) IBM
18 11 (1.96%) Red Hat
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Oscar
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Energon People
Rate: £225 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
North London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago