The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 45 62 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 23 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.30% 1.11% 3.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.31% 5.92% 22.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 13
Median daily rate £425 £268 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.58% -28.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £231 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £294 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £275 £271
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.25 £28.07 £15.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.67% +79.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +9.37%
MS Exchange
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
141 152 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.26% 18.67% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 97 65
Median daily rate £425 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.14 £15.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +3.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
4 18 (54.55%) Citrix
5 17 (51.52%) VMware
6 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 13 (39.39%) SAN
7 13 (39.39%) Internet
7 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
7 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (33.33%) Windows Vista
8 11 (33.33%) Cryptography
8 11 (33.33%) IPsec
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle
8 11 (33.33%) Client/Server
8 11 (33.33%) SMTP
9 10 (30.30%) FTP
9 10 (30.30%) Unix
9 10 (30.30%) SSH
9 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
9 10 (30.30%) OWASP
9 10 (30.30%) Sendmail
9 10 (30.30%) Patch Management
10 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
10 9 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
10 9 (27.27%) Fuzz Testing
10 9 (27.27%) Information Assurance
10 9 (27.27%) CESG
10 9 (27.27%) CISSP
11 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Internet
1 13 (39.39%) SAN
2 11 (33.33%) IPsec
2 11 (33.33%) SMTP
3 10 (30.30%) FTP
3 10 (30.30%) SSH
4 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 5 (15.15%) LAN
5 5 (15.15%) WAN
6 4 (12.12%) Wireless
7 2 (6.06%) DNS
7 2 (6.06%) NAS
8 1 (3.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Security Advisor
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 11 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 9 (27.27%) CESG
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 10 (30.30%) Unix
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) OWASP
1 10 (30.30%) Patch Management
2 9 (27.27%) Fuzz Testing
2 9 (27.27%) Information Assurance
3 7 (21.21%) ISMS
3 7 (21.21%) Risk Management
4 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 5 (15.15%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (15.15%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (15.15%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
7 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Network Design
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Security Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
3 9 (27.27%) CESG Certified Professional
3 9 (27.27%) CISSP
4 8 (24.24%) DV Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) CEH
6 2 (6.06%) CREST Certified
6 2 (6.06%) Cyber Scheme
6 2 (6.06%) Dell Certification
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.06%) OSCP
6 2 (6.06%) Tigerscheme
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.03%) MCITP
7 1 (3.03%) MCSA
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) RMADS
System Software
1 23 (69.70%) Active Directory
2 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (30.30%) Sendmail
4 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.09%) vSphere
6 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) OVSD
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Citrix
3 17 (51.52%) VMware
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (21.21%) Cisco
5 7 (21.21%) NetApp
6 6 (18.18%) HP
7 5 (15.15%) Blue Coat
7 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
7 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.09%) CommVault
9 2 (6.06%) Dell
9 2 (6.06%) EMC
9 2 (6.06%) Rackspace
9 2 (6.06%) SAP
10 1 (3.03%) Lotus
10 1 (3.03%) webMethods