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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 91 89 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -29
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 17 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.02% 0.93% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 5.64% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 10
Median daily rate £364 £153 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.52% -51.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £119 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £11.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -35.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
MS Exchange
North West

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
238 319 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.23% 16.43% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 161 126
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £212 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 17
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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
Salford - 1 - -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 37 (63.79%) Windows
1 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
3 23 (39.66%) Windows Server
4 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (31.03%) Citrix
5 16 (27.59%) Firewall
5 16 (27.59%) Skype for Business
6 15 (25.86%) SQL
6 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
7 14 (24.14%) VMware
8 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
9 12 (20.69%) Cisco
10 11 (18.97%) MS Office
10 11 (18.97%) Office 365
11 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.52%) Oracle
12 9 (15.52%) ITIL
12 9 (15.52%) LAN
12 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
13 8 (13.79%) Skype
13 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (13.79%) WAN
13 8 (13.79%) VPN
13 8 (13.79%) DNS
13 8 (13.79%) Linux
13 8 (13.79%) SAN
13 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (13.79%) VMware ESX

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 18 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (27.59%) Skype for Business
3 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
4 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (8.62%) CICS
7 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (8.62%) IBM Notes
8 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Office
2 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) Firewall
2 9 (15.52%) LAN
3 8 (13.79%) DNS
3 8 (13.79%) SAN
3 8 (13.79%) Skype
3 8 (13.79%) VPN
3 8 (13.79%) WAN
4 7 (12.07%) NAS
4 7 (12.07%) Unified Communications
5 6 (10.34%) DHCP
5 6 (10.34%) VoIP
6 5 (8.62%) VLAN
6 5 (8.62%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (6.90%) Internet
7 4 (6.90%) PBX
8 3 (5.17%) IP Telephony
8 3 (5.17%) Network Security
9 2 (3.45%) MPLS
9 2 (3.45%) SMTP
9 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (8.62%) Messaging Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Architect
4 4 (6.90%) Business Change Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Change Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Office 365 Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Test Leader
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.17%) Active Directory Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Network Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.17%) BYOD
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.72%) CMDB
5 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.72%) PKI
5 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (63.79%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.41%) Windows 7
4 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (13.79%) Linux
5 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) AIX
6 5 (8.62%) HPUX
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 10
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 8
6 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) ITIL
2 6 (10.34%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) Change Management
3 5 (8.62%) Project Management
3 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (8.62%) Validation
4 3 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (3.45%) CRM
5 2 (3.45%) Email Filtering
5 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.45%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (3.45%) Web Filtering
6 1 (1.72%) ERP
6 1 (1.72%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) Service Design
6 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
2 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.17%) CCNA
3 3 (5.17%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (1.72%) CASP
5 1 (1.72%) CCIE
5 1 (1.72%) CCNP
5 1 (1.72%) CISSP
5 1 (1.72%) CNE
5 1 (1.72%) CSSLP
5 1 (1.72%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.72%) Novell Certification
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (53.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware ESX
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (6.90%) SCCM
3 2 (3.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.72%) SCOM
4 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) Citrix
3 14 (24.14%) VMware
4 12 (20.69%) Cisco
5 9 (15.52%) Oracle
6 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
6 7 (12.07%) Clearswift
6 7 (12.07%) EMC
6 7 (12.07%) Intel Security
6 7 (12.07%) IronPort
7 5 (8.62%) HP
7 5 (8.62%) Lotus
8 4 (6.90%) Webroot
9 3 (5.17%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.17%) Dell
10 2 (3.45%) Avaya
10 2 (3.45%) Riverbed
10 2 (3.45%) Sun
11 1 (1.72%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds