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 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 42 41 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.15% 3.57% 2.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.36% 22.56% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 11
Median daily rate £450 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £388 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.32 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +2.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.13 £17.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.78% +14.51%
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
121 133 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.14% 15.81% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 81 77
Median daily rate £406 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £242 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.14 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +1.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

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 24 July 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 24 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 19 (48.72%) Citrix
5 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 17 (43.59%) Internet
7 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
8 14 (35.90%) Information Assurance
8 14 (35.90%) Windows Vista
8 14 (35.90%) CESG
8 14 (35.90%) Cryptography
8 14 (35.90%) IPsec
8 14 (35.90%) Oracle
8 14 (35.90%) Client/Server
8 14 (35.90%) CISSP
8 14 (35.90%) SMTP
8 14 (35.90%) CESG Certified Professional
9 13 (33.33%) VMware
10 12 (30.77%) SSH
10 12 (30.77%) Sendmail
10 12 (30.77%) OWASP
10 12 (30.77%) FTP
10 12 (30.77%) Unix
10 12 (30.77%) Patch Management
11 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (28.21%) Fuzz Testing
11 11 (28.21%) Risk Management
11 11 (28.21%) SAN
11 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (28.21%) ISMS

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 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) IaaS
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) Internet
2 14 (35.90%) IPsec
2 14 (35.90%) SMTP
3 12 (30.77%) FTP
3 12 (30.77%) SSH
4 11 (28.21%) SAN
5 5 (12.82%) Firewall
6 4 (10.26%) Wireless
7 3 (7.69%) DNS
7 3 (7.69%) LAN
7 3 (7.69%) WAN
8 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.56%) Network Security
9 1 (2.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) German Language
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Security Advisor
3 7 (17.95%) Technical Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Information Assurance Leader
7 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Server Specialist
7 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) CESG
1 14 (35.90%) Client/Server
1 14 (35.90%) Cryptography
2 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Vista
3 12 (30.77%) Unix
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Information Assurance
2 12 (30.77%) OWASP
2 12 (30.77%) Patch Management
3 11 (28.21%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (28.21%) Fuzz Testing
3 11 (28.21%) ISMS
3 11 (28.21%) Risk Management
4 9 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
4 9 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (17.95%) Migration
6 5 (12.82%) Security Architecture
7 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) Network Design
8 3 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
8 3 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.90%) CESG Certified Professional
2 14 (35.90%) CISSP
3 10 (25.64%) SC Cleared
4 9 (23.08%) CEH
5 7 (17.95%) DV Cleared
6 3 (7.69%) MCP
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.13%) Dell Certification
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) RMADS
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.77%) Sendmail
3 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.13%) vSphere
6 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) Citrix
3 14 (35.90%) Oracle
4 13 (33.33%) VMware
5 7 (17.95%) NetApp
6 5 (12.82%) Blue Coat
6 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco
6 5 (12.82%) Dell
6 5 (12.82%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) Red Hat
7 3 (7.69%) CommVault
7 3 (7.69%) EMC
8 2 (5.13%) SAP
9 1 (2.56%) Lotus
9 1 (2.56%) Veeam