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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 48 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.94% 2.37% 2.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.44% 11.64% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 16
Median daily rate £400 £385 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +36.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £272 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £16.14 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

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
73 146 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.77% 20.36% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 74 103
Median daily rate £358 £385 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Median hourly rate - £16.14 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 17 (70.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Vista
4 9 (37.50%) CESG
4 9 (37.50%) Cryptography
4 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (37.50%) Information Assurance
4 9 (37.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 9 (37.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
4 9 (37.50%) SMTP
4 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) Citrix
4 9 (37.50%) CISSP
4 9 (37.50%) Internet
4 9 (37.50%) IPsec
5 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
6 7 (29.17%) SAN
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.83%) Fuzz Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Patch Management
8 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
8 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (20.83%) OWASP
8 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2013

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 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (20.83%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (20.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Internet
1 9 (37.50%) IPsec
1 9 (37.50%) SMTP
2 7 (29.17%) SAN
3 5 (20.83%) FTP
3 5 (20.83%) SSH
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (8.33%) Automotive
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) German Language
1 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Security Advisor
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Information Assurance Leader
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) CESG
1 9 (37.50%) Client/Server
1 9 (37.50%) Cryptography
2 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Vista
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Unix
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Information Assurance
2 5 (20.83%) Capacity Management
2 5 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (20.83%) Fuzz Testing
2 5 (20.83%) OWASP
2 5 (20.83%) Patch Management
2 5 (20.83%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 4 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (16.67%) ISMS
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.50%) Network Design
4 3 (12.50%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CESG Certified Professional
1 9 (37.50%) CISSP
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) CEH
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.33%) MCP
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Sendmail
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) Firmware
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Citrix
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 7 (29.17%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco
7 2 (8.33%) NetApp
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) Intel Security