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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 32 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 15 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.03% 3.07% 3.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.48% 13.92% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Median daily rate £296 £220 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.65% -37.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +22.58%
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 79 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.84% 22.07% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 14
Median daily rate £475 £406 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £285 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 June 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 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
6 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) Citrix
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
8 5 (23.81%) Office 365
8 5 (23.81%) NetApp
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 5 (23.81%) MS Office
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) MCSE
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) Intranet
8 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (23.81%) WordPress
9 4 (19.05%) MCITP
9 4 (19.05%) Remedy AR System
9 4 (19.05%) MCTS
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL
9 4 (19.05%) Remedy
10 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (23.81%) WordPress
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Support Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
3 5 (23.81%) VMWare Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) MCITP
2 4 (19.05%) MCTS
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) VCP4
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) NetApp
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Remedy
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos