The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Exchange Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Exchange Engineer
Rank 156 159 140
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.051% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.054% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
Median daily rate £334 £215 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.23% +7.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £238
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +22.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £30.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £31.75 £19.13
% change year-on-year
-57.48% +66.01%
Exchange Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3805 3690 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.35% 94.35% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2298 1965 1583
Median daily rate £400 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 224 207
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.23 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Exchange Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title.

Exchange Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Exchange Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Exchange Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Lancashire - 5 £420 -
Manchester -3 2 £325 -
Merseyside - 2 £258 -
Cheshire -13 1 £343 +59.30%
Exchange Engineer
England

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Exchange Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Exchange Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Migration
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
5 6 (30.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) Office 365
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (25.00%) IronPort
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (15.00%) MCSE
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.00%) Veeam
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (10.00%) Clustering
9 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Email Migration
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) LINC
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Brightmail
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) IronPort
4 3 (15.00%) Veeam
5 1 (5.00%) Compaq
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Polycom
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) ThinPrint
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas