The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 30 34 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.61% 1.32% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.38% 8.77% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £305 £215 £201
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.86% +7.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.58%
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 Merseyside region.

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
78 57 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 23.49% 15.08% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 8
Median daily rate £325 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £221 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.34 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Liverpool +2 12 £305 +41.86%
MS Exchange
North West

MS Exchange
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) NHS
4 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
5 6 (35.29%) Driving Licence
6 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Back Office
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Office 365
8 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (5.88%) Firewall
9 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 1 (5.88%) Cisco
9 1 (5.88%) Citrix
9 1 (5.88%) NetApp
9 1 (5.88%) MS Office
9 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
9 1 (5.88%) Skype

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (70.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Service Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Support
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) NHS
2 6 (35.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) NetApp