The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 69 81 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 45 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.33% 0.55% 2.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.11% 2.79% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 11
Median daily rate £315 £338 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +64.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £328 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £348 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 - £14.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 - £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 - £16.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
MS Exchange
England

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

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
319 215 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.58% 19.65% 26.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 155 115
Median daily rate £325 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £310 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 3 18
Median hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.81% -27.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £10.70 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £21.90 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Tyne and Wear +7 40 £320 -1.53% 3
Durham - 3 £138 - 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 North East region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 108 (96.43%) Windows
2 105 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 101 (90.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 88 (78.57%) Microsoft
5 86 (76.79%) Skype for Business
6 79 (70.54%) Windows Server
7 73 (65.18%) DNS
8 71 (63.39%) Exchange Server 2013
9 66 (58.93%) Security Cleared
10 61 (54.46%) DHCP
11 58 (51.79%) Office 365
12 55 (49.11%) SharePoint
12 55 (49.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 55 (49.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 53 (47.32%) SC Cleared
14 52 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 51 (45.54%) Skype
16 49 (43.75%) ITIL
17 46 (41.07%) PowerShell
18 43 (38.39%) Hyper-V
19 41 (36.61%) Computer Science
19 41 (36.61%) Degree
20 40 (35.71%) MCSE
21 38 (33.93%) VMware
22 37 (33.04%) Load Balancing
23 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2012
24 32 (28.57%) Citrix
25 30 (26.79%) Migration
25 30 (26.79%) XenApp
25 30 (26.79%) XenServer

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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
1 101 (90.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 86 (76.79%) Skype for Business
3 71 (63.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 55 (49.11%) SharePoint
5 29 (25.89%) Office Communications Server
6 21 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 20 (17.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (16.07%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 28 (25.00%) MS Office
2 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.68%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 58 (51.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (65.18%) DNS
2 61 (54.46%) DHCP
3 51 (45.54%) Skype
4 13 (11.61%) Firewall
5 9 (8.04%) SMS
6 3 (2.68%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.68%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.68%) VoIP
7 2 (1.79%) LAN
7 2 (1.79%) NAS
7 2 (1.79%) SAN
7 2 (1.79%) WAN
8 1 (0.89%) 3G
8 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.89%) Internet
8 1 (0.89%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.89%) VPN
8 1 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (0.89%) Advertising
1 1 (0.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (17.86%) Desktop Engineer
1 20 (17.86%) Messaging Support
2 18 (16.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 18 (16.07%) Messaging Engineer
2 18 (16.07%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.71%) Consultant
3 12 (10.71%) Office 365 Specialist
4 11 (9.82%) Messaging Specialist
4 11 (9.82%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 10 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (8.93%) Office 365 Engineer
6 9 (8.04%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.36%) Support Consultant
8 4 (3.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Messaging Consultant
9 3 (2.68%) Build Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) Lync Engineer
9 3 (2.68%) Lync Specialist
9 3 (2.68%) Office 365 Consultant
9 3 (2.68%) SharePoint Support
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.61%) Computer Science
2 13 (11.61%) Blackberry
3 12 (10.71%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.68%) Replication
6 2 (1.79%) PKI
7 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.89%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.89%) Statistics
7 1 (0.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 108 (96.43%) Windows
2 79 (70.54%) Windows Server
3 55 (49.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 55 (49.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (30.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (13.39%) Android
5 15 (13.39%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.68%) Unix
6 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.79%) Linux
7 2 (1.79%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.79%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.89%) Solaris
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.75%) ITIL
2 37 (33.04%) Load Balancing
3 30 (26.79%) Migration
4 29 (25.89%) Content Management
5 26 (23.21%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 26 (23.21%) Software Delivery
6 18 (16.07%) Incident Management
7 16 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 11 (9.82%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (2.68%) Project Management
9 3 (2.68%) Server Building
9 3 (2.68%) Unit Testing
10 2 (1.79%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (1.79%) Service Delivery
11 1 (0.89%) Change Management
11 1 (0.89%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (0.89%) Time Management
11 1 (0.89%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.07%) PowerShell
2 21 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (58.93%) Security Cleared
2 53 (47.32%) SC Cleared
3 52 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (36.61%) Degree
5 40 (35.71%) MCSE
6 29 (25.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (7.14%) MCITP
7 8 (7.14%) MCP
7 8 (7.14%) MCTS
8 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (25.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.79%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 43 (38.39%) Hyper-V
3 30 (26.79%) XenApp
3 30 (26.79%) XenDesktop
3 30 (26.79%) XenServer
4 28 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (6.25%) Brightmail
7 3 (2.68%) vSphere
8 1 (0.89%) NFS
8 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 29 (25.89%) SCCM
2 22 (19.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.79%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.79%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (1.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.79%) WSUS
4 2 (1.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 88 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 38 (33.93%) VMware
3 32 (28.57%) Citrix
4 28 (25.00%) AppSense
5 22 (19.64%) HP
6 12 (10.71%) Trend Micro
7 11 (9.82%) IronPort
8 4 (3.57%) Intel Security
8 4 (3.57%) SAP
8 4 (3.57%) Symantec
9 3 (2.68%) Altiris
9 3 (2.68%) Apple
9 3 (2.68%) ThinPrint
10 2 (1.79%) Compaq
10 2 (1.79%) Dell
11 1 (0.89%) Cisco
11 1 (0.89%) Convergys
11 1 (0.89%) NetApp
11 1 (0.89%) Virgin Media