The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 43 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 27 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.16% 2.00% 3.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.77% 14.78% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 15
Median daily rate £375 £465 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £431 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-19.73% +22.58%
MS Exchange
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
124 115 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.52% 13.56% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 61 91
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £321 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £33.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% +123.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 25 (53.19%) Office 365
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
3 21 (44.68%) Migration
4 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
5 18 (38.30%) Windows
6 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
7 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
7 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
8 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (23.40%) DNS
9 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (21.28%) VMware
10 8 (17.02%) SAN
11 7 (14.89%) SLA
11 7 (14.89%) Internet
11 7 (14.89%) DHCP
11 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (14.89%) French Language
11 7 (14.89%) German Language
12 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.77%) C#
12 6 (12.77%) C++
12 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.77%) VBScript
12 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
12 6 (12.77%) .NET

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 14 (29.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (12.77%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (53.19%) Office 365
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) DNS
2 8 (17.02%) SAN
3 7 (14.89%) DHCP
3 7 (14.89%) Internet
4 3 (6.38%) SMTP
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.26%) Firewall
5 2 (4.26%) IMAP
5 2 (4.26%) POP3
5 2 (4.26%) Skype
6 1 (2.13%) Intranet
6 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.13%) MPLS
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) PBX
6 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.13%) RTP
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) DB2
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (14.89%) French Language
1 7 (14.89%) German Language
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Italian Language
2 5 (10.64%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Consultant
2 16 (34.04%) Exchange Consultant
2 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Consultant
3 14 (29.79%) Exchange Migration Consultant
3 14 (29.79%) Migration Consultant
4 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Office 365 Consultant
6 5 (10.64%) Active Directory Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Server Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) .NET
1 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.64%) Node.js
3 4 (8.51%) MAPI
3 4 (8.51%) Web Services
4 3 (6.38%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) Solaris
7 1 (2.13%) Unix
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Migration
2 6 (12.77%) Memory Management
3 5 (10.64%) ITIL
4 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.51%) High Availability
4 4 (8.51%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (8.51%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (4.26%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) ERP
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) Server Building
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) Service Management
6 1 (2.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.77%) C#
2 6 (12.77%) C++
2 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.77%) VB.NET
2 6 (12.77%) VBScript
3 3 (6.38%) SQL
4 2 (4.26%) VB
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.13%) NFS
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.13%) Simpana
3 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 6 (12.77%) Lotus
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) CommVault
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.13%) Remedy
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec