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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 67 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 42 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.06% 0.83% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.44% 4.08% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 10
Median daily rate £300 £340 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +22.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £328 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £348 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
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
367 196 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.75% 20.31% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 128 145
Median daily rate £339 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £258 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
Median hourly rate £22.50 £22.85 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -19.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £26.40 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 36 £300 -9.77% 6
Durham - 4 - - 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 71 (88.75%) Windows
2 69 (86.25%) Active Directory
2 69 (86.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (76.25%) Microsoft
4 58 (72.50%) Skype for Business
4 58 (72.50%) Windows Server
5 57 (71.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 45 (56.25%) Office 365
7 44 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 43 (53.75%) Skype
9 41 (51.25%) Security Cleared
10 39 (48.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 39 (48.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 39 (48.75%) SharePoint
11 34 (42.50%) DNS
12 33 (41.25%) SC Cleared
13 32 (40.00%) DHCP
13 32 (40.00%) MCSE
14 30 (37.50%) PowerShell
14 30 (37.50%) Degree
14 30 (37.50%) Computer Science
15 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 28 (35.00%) Hyper-V
16 28 (35.00%) ITIL
17 27 (33.75%) Migration
18 24 (30.00%) Load Balancing
19 21 (26.25%) Office Communications Server
19 21 (26.25%) VMware
20 20 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
20 20 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland

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 69 (86.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 58 (72.50%) Skype for Business
3 57 (71.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (48.75%) SharePoint
5 21 (26.25%) Office Communications Server
6 16 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 16 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 15 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 13 (16.25%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 45 (56.25%) Office 365
2 2 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 43 (53.75%) Skype
2 34 (42.50%) DNS
3 32 (40.00%) DHCP
4 7 (8.75%) VPN
5 5 (6.25%) Firewall
6 3 (3.75%) LAN
6 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.75%) WAN
6 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (2.50%) PBX
8 1 (1.25%) 3G
8 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.25%) NAS
8 1 (1.25%) SAN
8 1 (1.25%) SMS
8 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (1.25%) Advertising
1 1 (1.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Messaging Engineer
1 15 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 14 (17.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 14 (17.50%) Messaging Support
3 13 (16.25%) Office 365 Specialist
4 10 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (10.00%) Consultant
6 7 (8.75%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Desktop Support
7 6 (7.50%) Messaging Specialist
7 6 (7.50%) Support Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Messaging Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Office 365 Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Collaboration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 10 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.25%) PKI
5 1 (1.25%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 71 (88.75%) Windows
2 58 (72.50%) Windows Server
3 44 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (48.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (36.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (16.25%) Android
6 13 (16.25%) Apple iOS
7 6 (7.50%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.25%) Linux
10 1 (1.25%) Unix
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.25%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) ITIL
2 27 (33.75%) Migration
3 24 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 17 (21.25%) Content Management
5 12 (15.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 12 (15.00%) Software Delivery
6 11 (13.75%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (13.75%) Incident Management
7 10 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.75%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.50%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.50%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.50%) ITSM
10 2 (2.50%) Service Management
11 1 (1.25%) Business Continuity
11 1 (1.25%) Project Management
11 1 (1.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.50%) SQL
3 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (51.25%) Security Cleared
2 39 (48.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (41.25%) SC Cleared
4 32 (40.00%) MCSE
5 30 (37.50%) Degree
6 20 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (3.75%) MCITP
7 3 (3.75%) MCP
7 3 (3.75%) MCTS
8 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (8.75%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 69 (86.25%) Active Directory
2 28 (35.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (15.00%) XenApp
3 12 (15.00%) XenDesktop
3 12 (15.00%) XenServer
4 6 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.50%) Brightmail
6 1 (1.25%) NFS
6 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) SCCM
2 11 (13.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) WSUS
4 1 (1.25%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.25%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (1.25%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 61 (76.25%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.25%) VMware
3 15 (18.75%) Citrix
4 12 (15.00%) AppSense
4 12 (15.00%) HP
5 11 (13.75%) Trend Micro
6 6 (7.50%) IronPort
7 3 (3.75%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.50%) Apple
8 2 (2.50%) Cisco
8 2 (2.50%) EMC
8 2 (2.50%) Mitel
8 2 (2.50%) SAP
8 2 (2.50%) Symantec
9 1 (1.25%) Convergys
9 1 (1.25%) NetApp
9 1 (1.25%) ThinPrint
9 1 (1.25%) Virgin Media