The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
North West / Manchester
Rank 76 89 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -28
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 13 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.94% 0.99% 2.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.07% 6.09% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 11
Median daily rate £336 £130 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+158.65% -52.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £80 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £333 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £278 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.30% -3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.21
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.26%

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
214 312 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.53% 16.24% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 154 136
Median daily rate £375 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £194 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 23 17
Median hourly rate - £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 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
Bolton - 3 £338 -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
3 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
4 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.23%) Office 365
5 13 (30.23%) Citrix
5 13 (30.23%) Firewall
6 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
8 9 (20.93%) DNS
8 9 (20.93%) Oracle
8 9 (20.93%) MS Office
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
9 8 (18.60%) SQL
9 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
9 8 (18.60%) Linux
9 8 (18.60%) VPN
9 8 (18.60%) VMware
10 7 (16.28%) Finance
10 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
10 7 (16.28%) LAN
10 7 (16.28%) ITIL
10 7 (16.28%) SAN
10 7 (16.28%) NAS
11 6 (13.95%) Skype for Business
11 6 (13.95%) Skype
11 6 (13.95%) WAN
11 6 (13.95%) DHCP
11 6 (13.95%) Change Management

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.95%) Skype for Business
4 5 (11.63%) CICS
4 5 (11.63%) IBM Notes
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.33%) IIS
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Office
2 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) Firewall
2 9 (20.93%) DNS
3 8 (18.60%) VPN
4 7 (16.28%) LAN
4 7 (16.28%) NAS
4 7 (16.28%) SAN
5 6 (13.95%) DHCP
5 6 (13.95%) Skype
5 6 (13.95%) WAN
6 5 (11.63%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (9.30%) Internet
7 4 (9.30%) Unified Communications
7 4 (9.30%) VLAN
7 4 (9.30%) VoIP
8 3 (6.98%) PBX
9 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.65%) Network Security
9 2 (4.65%) SMTP
9 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Business Change Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Business Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Change Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Office 365 Manager
3 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Test Leader
4 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) IT Support
5 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.98%) BYOD
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (18.60%) Linux
5 5 (11.63%) AIX
5 5 (11.63%) HPUX
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.33%) CentOS
8 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Change Management
3 5 (11.63%) Migration
3 5 (11.63%) Validation
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
4 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (6.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.98%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 2 (4.65%) Email Filtering
6 2 (4.65%) Web Filtering
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 1 (2.33%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.33%) SIEM
7 1 (2.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 1 (2.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) CCNA
3 2 (4.65%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) CASP
4 1 (2.33%) CCIE
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) CSSLP
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Citrix
3 9 (20.93%) Oracle
4 8 (18.60%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) Lotus
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco
6 4 (9.30%) Webroot
7 3 (6.98%) 3PAR
7 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.98%) Clearswift
7 3 (6.98%) EMC
7 3 (6.98%) Intel
7 3 (6.98%) Intel Security
7 3 (6.98%) IronPort
7 3 (6.98%) RightFax
8 2 (4.65%) Avaya
8 2 (4.65%) Sun
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) Nokia
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