The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 67 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 16 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.30% 2.64% 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.00% 13.74% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 6
Median daily rate £275 £170 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -13.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £298
% change year-on-year
- +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £15.68 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £15.86 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.91% -6.70%
MS Exchange
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
200 131 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.69% 19.21% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 110 59
Median daily rate £463 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.18 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% -14.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxfordshire region.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Oxfordshire region.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -12 14 £275 +66.66%
Banbury +7 1 £300 +33.33%
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 34 (91.89%) Active Directory
2 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
3 29 (78.38%) Windows
4 21 (56.76%) VMware
5 19 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
6 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (40.54%) DNS
8 14 (37.84%) Citrix
9 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.03%) NetApp
10 10 (27.03%) MCSE
11 9 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (24.32%) vSphere
12 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
13 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
13 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (18.92%) Cisco
14 6 (16.22%) CCNP
14 6 (16.22%) CCNA
14 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
14 6 (16.22%) Office 365
14 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (13.51%) XenApp
15 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
15 5 (13.51%) MS Office
15 5 (13.51%) ITIL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (51.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (24.32%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (40.54%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) BGP
4 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
4 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) VLAN
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Network Support
3 6 (16.22%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Server Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Deskside Support
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (5.41%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Deskside Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Deskside Support Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Windows Server
3 17 (45.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.41%) Unix
7 1 (2.70%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
2 3 (8.11%) Network Design
2 3 (8.11%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (5.41%) Migration
3 2 (5.41%) Workflow
4 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.70%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) MCSE
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) CCNA
2 6 (16.22%) CCNP
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.81%) MCITP
3 4 (10.81%) MCTS
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.70%) VCP4
System Software
1 34 (91.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) vSphere
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
5 5 (13.51%) XenApp
5 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
6 4 (10.81%) XenServer
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.70%) Firmware
8 1 (2.70%) vCloud
8 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 14 (37.84%) Citrix
4 10 (27.03%) NetApp
5 7 (18.92%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) Remedy
7 3 (8.11%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.70%) Sophos