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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
England / London
Rank 217 184 123
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -61
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 199 250 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.03% 1.22% 1.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.42% 7.39% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 161 264
Median daily rate £350 £338 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +6.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 37
Median hourly rate £16.58 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £26.00 £57.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
- -2.76%

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
3673 3385 3721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.96% 16.49% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2535 2297 2599
Median daily rate £450 £434 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 50 76
Median hourly rate £26.25 £26.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -15 29 £340 -9.33% 14
Croydon -6 7 £500 +29.03%
Uxbridge 0 3 £175 -44.00%
Hammersmith +2 2 £158 +5.00%
Wembley +2 1 £160 -46.66% 1
Docklands, London 0 1 £550 +13.40%
Hounslow - 1 - - 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 London region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 369 (77.04%) Active Directory
2 357 (74.53%) Windows
3 328 (68.48%) Microsoft
4 203 (42.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 202 (42.17%) Windows Server
6 163 (34.03%) VMware
7 151 (31.52%) Office 365
8 145 (30.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 122 (25.47%) MS Office
9 122 (25.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 114 (23.80%) Cisco
11 106 (22.13%) Citrix
12 103 (21.50%) Firewall
13 97 (20.25%) Migration
13 97 (20.25%) Skype for Business
14 94 (19.62%) DNS
15 93 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2013
16 92 (19.21%) ITIL
16 92 (19.21%) Windows 7
17 85 (17.75%) MS Excel
18 84 (17.54%) SQL Server
18 84 (17.54%) Finance
18 84 (17.54%) PowerShell
18 84 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
19 82 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
19 82 (17.12%) Skype
20 78 (16.28%) SCCM
21 68 (14.20%) SAN
22 67 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
22 67 (13.99%) DHCP

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
1 203 (42.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 97 (20.25%) Skype for Business
3 93 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 84 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 64 (13.36%) SharePoint
6 40 (8.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 37 (7.72%) IIS
8 30 (6.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (3.34%) SharePoint Server
10 15 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
11 9 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.84%) Apache
14 3 (0.63%) Documentum
14 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.21%) CICS
15 1 (0.21%) CloudStack
Applications
1 122 (25.47%) MS Office
2 85 (17.75%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.42%) Relativity
2 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.42%) Ringtail
2 2 (0.42%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (0.21%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 151 (31.52%) Office 365
2 63 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (7.72%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (4.80%) OneDrive
5 16 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (3.13%) Yammer
7 12 (2.51%) SaaS
8 9 (1.88%) IaaS
8 9 (1.88%) Mimecast
9 5 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.04%) PaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.21%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 103 (21.50%) Firewall
2 94 (19.62%) DNS
3 82 (17.12%) Skype
4 68 (14.20%) SAN
5 67 (13.99%) DHCP
6 51 (10.65%) WAN
7 47 (9.81%) TCP/IP
8 39 (8.14%) LAN
9 31 (6.47%) VPN
10 27 (5.64%) VLAN
11 23 (4.80%) Remote Desktop
11 23 (4.80%) Unified Communications
12 21 (4.38%) Network Security
13 20 (4.18%) MPLS
14 19 (3.97%) Internet
15 18 (3.76%) VoIP
16 17 (3.55%) Cisco Nexus
17 15 (3.13%) NAS
18 13 (2.71%) iSCSI
19 11 (2.30%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (1.04%) Power BI
7 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.42%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.21%) MySQL
10 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.84%) JIRA
1 4 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.63%) Subversion
2 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.42%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 84 (17.54%) Finance
2 30 (6.26%) Banking
3 26 (5.43%) Legal
4 25 (5.22%) Retail
5 21 (4.38%) Law
6 11 (2.30%) Back Office
7 9 (1.88%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.67%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.46%) Billing
9 7 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.04%) Marketing
10 5 (1.04%) Publishing
11 4 (0.84%) Games
12 3 (0.63%) Advertising
12 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.42%) Electronics
13 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.21%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (19.21%) Analyst
2 88 (18.37%) Support Engineer
3 75 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 47 (9.81%) Architect
5 43 (8.98%) Desktop Support
6 42 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 42 (8.77%) Support Analyst
7 39 (8.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 37 (7.72%) Windows Engineer
9 35 (7.31%) Exchange Engineer
10 33 (6.89%) 3rd Line Support
10 33 (6.89%) Consultant
11 30 (6.26%) Administrator
11 30 (6.26%) Desktop Engineer
11 30 (6.26%) Service Analyst
11 30 (6.26%) Service Desk Analyst
12 29 (6.05%) Office 365 Engineer
12 29 (6.05%) VMware Engineer
13 27 (5.64%) IT Support
14 26 (5.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.67%) .NET
1 8 (1.67%) MSMQ
1 8 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (1.46%) Middleware
2 7 (1.46%) Web Services
3 6 (1.25%) CSS
4 5 (1.04%) HTML
4 5 (1.04%) jQuery
5 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (0.63%) REST
6 3 (0.63%) XML
7 2 (0.42%) SAML
7 2 (0.42%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.42%) WCF
7 2 (0.42%) XMPP
8 1 (0.21%) CakePHP
8 1 (0.21%) JSON
8 1 (0.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (10.23%) Blackberry
2 24 (5.01%) Video Conferencing
3 23 (4.80%) Clustering
4 21 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.55%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.92%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.71%) Fat Client
7 13 (2.71%) Thin Client
8 10 (2.09%) Replication
9 9 (1.88%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.46%) PKI
10 7 (1.46%) Statistics
11 6 (1.25%) iPhone
12 5 (1.04%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.04%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.84%) BYOD
13 4 (0.84%) iPad
13 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 357 (74.53%) Windows
2 202 (42.17%) Windows Server
3 145 (30.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 122 (25.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 92 (19.21%) Windows 7
6 57 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (7.52%) Windows 10
8 31 (6.47%) Windows 8
9 18 (3.76%) Mac OS
10 16 (3.34%) Linux
10 16 (3.34%) Windows XP
11 14 (2.92%) Android
12 10 (2.09%) Mac OS X
12 10 (2.09%) Unix
13 8 (1.67%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.84%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.63%) CentOS
15 3 (0.63%) Data ONTAP
16 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (20.25%) Migration
2 92 (19.21%) ITIL
3 25 (5.22%) Technical Architecture
4 21 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (4.38%) High Availability
4 21 (4.38%) Network Management
4 21 (4.38%) Service Management
5 20 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (2.92%) Network Security Management
6 14 (2.92%) Problem Management
6 14 (2.92%) Security Management
6 14 (2.92%) Service Delivery
7 13 (2.71%) Asset Management
7 13 (2.71%) Change Management
7 13 (2.71%) Content Management
7 13 (2.71%) Load Balancing
8 12 (2.51%) CRM
8 12 (2.51%) Time Management
9 10 (2.09%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (2.09%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (17.54%) PowerShell
2 44 (9.19%) SQL
3 13 (2.71%) C#
4 7 (1.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.84%) VB
6 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.63%) Ruby
6 3 (0.63%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.42%) C
7 2 (0.42%) Java
7 2 (0.42%) Perl
7 2 (0.42%) PHP
7 2 (0.42%) Python
7 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.42%) VBA
8 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (7.72%) MCSE
3 31 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (5.64%) Security Cleared
5 26 (5.43%) SC Cleared
6 25 (5.22%) CCNA
7 24 (5.01%) Degree
8 23 (4.80%) MCSA
9 12 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (2.51%) MCITP
10 10 (2.09%) CCNP
11 8 (1.67%) CCIE
11 8 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.46%) MCP
13 4 (0.84%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.84%) HND
14 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.42%) MCDST
14 2 (0.42%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.05%) SLA
2 11 (2.30%) Government Security Classifications
3 7 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.84%) QA
5 3 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.42%) GPG for Computer-Based Electronic Evidence
7 1 (0.21%) BS25999
7 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 369 (77.04%) Active Directory
2 82 (17.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (11.48%) Hyper-V
4 35 (7.31%) XenApp
5 28 (5.85%) vSphere
6 26 (5.43%) VMware ESX
7 21 (4.38%) Terminal Services
8 19 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (1.25%) vCloud
10 6 (1.25%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.84%) DFS Replication
12 4 (0.84%) XenDesktop
13 3 (0.63%) NFS
13 3 (0.63%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.42%) UAG
14 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 78 (16.28%) SCCM
2 18 (3.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 16 (3.34%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.34%) SCOM
4 13 (2.71%) Microsoft Clustering
5 11 (2.30%) WSUS
6 10 (2.09%) Microsoft Intune
6 10 (2.09%) NetBackup
7 6 (1.25%) DameWare
7 6 (1.25%) MIMEsweeper
7 6 (1.25%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.25%) WMI
8 5 (1.04%) AirWatch
8 5 (1.04%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
9 4 (0.84%) vMotion
10 3 (0.63%) SCVMM
10 3 (0.63%) Simpana
11 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 328 (68.48%) Microsoft
2 163 (34.03%) VMware
3 114 (23.80%) Cisco
4 106 (22.13%) Citrix
5 57 (11.90%) HP
6 36 (7.52%) Symantec
7 28 (5.85%) NetApp
8 23 (4.80%) CheckPoint
9 22 (4.59%) Dell
10 19 (3.97%) EMC
11 11 (2.30%) Google
11 11 (2.30%) Veeam
12 10 (2.09%) Apple
13 9 (1.88%) Intel Security
14 8 (1.67%) Bloomberg
15 7 (1.46%) Avaya
15 7 (1.46%) LANDesk
15 7 (1.46%) Nortel
15 7 (1.46%) Polycom
15 7 (1.46%) Remedy
London
Ebury
Rate: £170.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £475.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago