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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 24 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 16 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.59% 1.81% 3.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.19% 6.74% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 3
Median daily rate £200 £339 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.95% -3.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £13.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
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
69 89 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.13% 26.81% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 70 17
Median daily rate £425 £403 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +41.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £12.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +65.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

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 May 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 May 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 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
4 13 (56.52%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
5 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) Citrix
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (21.74%) Office 365
8 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (21.74%) WordPress
8 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office
8 5 (21.74%) NetApp
8 5 (21.74%) Intranet
9 4 (17.39%) Remedy
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) MCSE
9 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
9 4 (17.39%) MCITP
9 4 (17.39%) Remedy AR System
9 4 (17.39%) MCTS

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 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (56.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (34.78%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (21.74%) WordPress
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Remedy AR System
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) Intranet
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Systems Support
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Support
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
3 3 (13.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCITP
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) MCTS
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) VCP4
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) NetApp
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Remedy
6 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 1 (4.35%) Avaya
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Sophos