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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 40 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.92% 3.78% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 15.94% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%

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
72 69 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.09% 23.71% 25.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 63
Median daily rate £600 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £233 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £21.29 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 January 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) SCCM
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
6 3 (33.33%) PKI
6 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) BGP
7 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (22.22%) DNS
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) CCNP
7 2 (22.22%) CCNA
7 2 (22.22%) VMware
8 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
8 1 (11.11%) SAN

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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) BGP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Server Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support
3 2 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Deskside Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) EMC