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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 28 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.15% 4.34% 1.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.92% 17.20% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 2
Average daily rate £275 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £542 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £280
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £16.00 £13.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% -
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
65 93 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.53% 25.20% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 68 17
Average daily rate £350 £403 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +82.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £279 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £12.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Exchange.

1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) SharePoint
5 12 (57.14%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
6 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (52.38%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (38.10%) Citrix
9 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) WordPress
10 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (23.81%) Oracle
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) NetApp
10 5 (23.81%) DNS
10 5 (23.81%) Intranet
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
11 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (19.05%) High Availability
11 4 (19.05%) Office 365
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (19.05%) MCSE

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Exchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (61.90%) SharePoint
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (23.81%) WordPress
5 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (19.05%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) Intranet
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (38.10%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Support
2 5 (23.81%) Systems Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Administrator
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Support Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) MCITP
2 4 (19.05%) MCSE
2 4 (19.05%) MCTS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) VCP4
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) NetApp
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.52%) Acronis
6 2 (9.52%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) Lumension
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