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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
North West / Manchester
Rank 79 84 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -34
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 1.07% 2.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.87% 7.01% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 15
Median daily rate £335 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £80 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £428 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £102.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +572.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
226 271 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.85% 15.29% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 139 144
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +119.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
4 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
5 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (31.03%) Office 365
7 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
7 8 (27.59%) Citrix
7 8 (27.59%) MS Office
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL
8 7 (24.14%) DNS
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (13.79%) SAN
11 4 (13.79%) CICS
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle
11 4 (13.79%) Web Services
11 4 (13.79%) AIX
11 4 (13.79%) HPUX
11 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.79%) VPN
11 4 (13.79%) Firewall
11 4 (13.79%) Validation
11 4 (13.79%) Migration
11 4 (13.79%) NAS

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 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.79%) CICS
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
3 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) NAS
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) Skype
4 2 (6.90%) VLAN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.45%) 3G
5 1 (3.45%) 4G
5 1 (3.45%) Intranet
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Tester
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Support
5 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.24%) Linux
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (13.79%) AIX
6 4 (13.79%) HPUX
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
8 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Validation
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.45%) Change Control
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Citrix
3 4 (13.79%) IronPort
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Webroot
4 3 (10.34%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Intel
4 3 (10.34%) Lotus
4 3 (10.34%) RightFax
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) CommVault
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Infor
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Nokia
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.45%) Polycom
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