The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 47 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.84% 3.85% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 18.97% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Median daily rate £275 £475 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +258.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £291
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
MS Exchange
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
77 58 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.45% 20.28% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 49 68
Median daily rate £508 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £259 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.29 £15.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.35% -20.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco
7 5 (35.71%) CCNP
7 5 (35.71%) CCNA
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) NetApp
9 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (21.43%) MCSE
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (14.29%) BGP
10 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
10 2 (14.29%) vSphere
11 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (7.14%) Windows 10

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (14.29%) BGP
3 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Support
2 5 (35.71%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Deskside Support
5 2 (14.29%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) CCNP
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) EMC