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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 75 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 31 38 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.66% 2.34% 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 14.73% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 7
Median daily rate £200 £310 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £215 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £432 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 7
Median hourly rate £20.73 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.10% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.13 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.10% +8.54%
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
279 258 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.98% 15.91% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 170 93
Median daily rate £400 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 11
Median hourly rate £20.73 £19.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.10% +16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £21.20 £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - -
Stockport - 1 - -
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
3 30 (52.63%) Windows
4 24 (42.11%) Cisco
5 23 (40.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (38.60%) VMware
7 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
9 16 (28.07%) IronPort
9 16 (28.07%) SharePoint
10 15 (26.32%) Citrix
11 14 (24.56%) Dell
11 14 (24.56%) Skype for Business
12 12 (21.05%) DNS
12 12 (21.05%) SQL
12 12 (21.05%) Firewall
13 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
14 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
14 10 (17.54%) Migration
14 10 (17.54%) Banking
14 10 (17.54%) DHCP
14 10 (17.54%) Symantec
15 9 (15.79%) Intel Security
15 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
16 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
16 8 (14.04%) Finance
17 7 (12.28%) Clearswift
17 7 (12.28%) 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 23 (40.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 17 (29.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (28.07%) SharePoint
5 14 (24.56%) Skype for Business
6 5 (8.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (7.02%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.75%) IIS
10 1 (1.75%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) DNS
1 12 (21.05%) Firewall
2 10 (17.54%) DHCP
3 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.02%) LAN
4 4 (7.02%) SAN
4 4 (7.02%) WAN
5 3 (5.26%) Skype
5 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 3 (5.26%) VoIP
6 2 (3.51%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.51%) MPLS
6 2 (3.51%) VLAN
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.75%) Internet
7 1 (1.75%) Network Security
7 1 (1.75%) PBX
7 1 (1.75%) VPLS
7 1 (1.75%) VPN
7 1 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (17.54%) Banking
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) French Language
5 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Architect
3 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Messaging Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.02%) Exchange Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Messaging Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Domain Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Messaging Support
8 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (3.51%) Exchange Support
8 2 (3.51%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) HTML5
1 1 (1.75%) LESS
1 1 (1.75%) Node.js
1 1 (1.75%) Sass
1 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Windows
2 17 (29.82%) Windows Server
3 11 (19.30%) Windows 7
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.77%) Windows 10
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Android
7 1 (1.75%) Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Migration
2 7 (12.28%) ITIL
3 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (3.51%) Change Control
4 2 (3.51%) Change Management
4 2 (3.51%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.51%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.51%) Project Management
4 2 (3.51%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (1.75%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.75%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.75%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (1.75%) Global Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) High Availability
5 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (1.75%) ITSM
5 1 (1.75%) SEO
5 1 (1.75%) Service Design
5 1 (1.75%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.51%) C
3 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) MCSE
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) CCNA
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) MCP
2 3 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (1.75%) CCNP
3 1 (1.75%) CNE
3 1 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Novell Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.51%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (8.77%) AirWatch
3 4 (7.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.02%) SCCM
4 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.51%) SCOM
4 2 (3.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.75%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 32 (56.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.11%) Cisco
3 22 (38.60%) VMware
4 16 (28.07%) IronPort
5 15 (26.32%) Citrix
6 14 (24.56%) Dell
7 10 (17.54%) Symantec
8 9 (15.79%) Intel Security
9 8 (14.04%) CheckPoint
10 7 (12.28%) Clearswift
10 7 (12.28%) EMC
11 5 (8.77%) RightFax
12 4 (7.02%) HP
13 2 (3.51%) arcserve
13 2 (3.51%) IBM
13 2 (3.51%) NetApp
13 2 (3.51%) Proofpoint
13 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
13 2 (3.51%) Trend Micro
14 1 (1.75%) F5
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