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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 38 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.91% 2.21% 4.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.90% 9.23% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Median daily rate - £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 65 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 23.48% 23.90% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 53 60
Median daily rate £525 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.04% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £224 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
Median hourly rate £21.29 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.07% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

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 20 February 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) PKI
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) EMC