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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 36 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 18 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.33% 3.71% 4.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.14% 17.33% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.16 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.14% +14.41%
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
105 75 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 31.07% 21.43% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 56 19
Median daily rate £475 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £248 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 23 (79.31%) Windows
3 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
4 19 (65.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
5 17 (58.62%) VMware
6 12 (41.38%) DNS
7 10 (34.48%) Citrix
7 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
8 8 (27.59%) MCSE
8 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (27.59%) NetApp
8 8 (27.59%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (17.24%) Office 365
10 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
10 5 (17.24%) Intranet
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) SQL
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) MS Office
10 5 (17.24%) Cisco
10 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.24%) WordPress
11 4 (13.79%) MCTS
11 4 (13.79%) MCITP
11 4 (13.79%) Remedy AR System
11 4 (13.79%) CCNP

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 19 (65.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (27.59%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) WordPress
4 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) Intranet
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Support
4 5 (17.24%) Systems Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Support
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) VMware Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) MCSE
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) CCNA
2 4 (13.79%) CCNP
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCITP
2 4 (13.79%) MCTS
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) VCP4
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) NetApp
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 4 (13.79%) Remedy
7 2 (6.90%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) Avaya
8 1 (3.45%) Sophos