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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 42 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 22 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.01% 1.20% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.89% 7.53% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 8
Median daily rate £325 £200 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £250 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Median hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% +130.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year
- -2.76%

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
123 146 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.83% 15.87% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 99 94
Median daily rate £400 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +182.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.52% +11.84%

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 16 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Reading region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 23 (63.89%) Office 365
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
4 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
6 12 (33.33%) Windows
6 12 (33.33%) Migration
7 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (27.78%) VMware
9 9 (25.00%) DHCP
10 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 8 (22.22%) DNS
10 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
11 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (13.89%) Memory Management
13 5 (13.89%) High Availability
13 5 (13.89%) LAN
13 5 (13.89%) MAPI
13 5 (13.89%) C#
13 5 (13.89%) C++
13 5 (13.89%) VBScript
13 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
13 5 (13.89%) .NET
13 5 (13.89%) Web Services

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 13 (36.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) DHCP
2 8 (22.22%) DNS
2 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) Internet
3 5 (13.89%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) SAN
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (2.78%) Firewall
6 1 (2.78%) MPLS
6 1 (2.78%) SMTP
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
General
1 4 (11.11%) French Language
1 4 (11.11%) German Language
1 4 (11.11%) Italian Language
1 4 (11.11%) Spanish Language
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Consultant
1 16 (44.44%) Office 365 Consultant
2 14 (38.89%) Exchange Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Consultant
3 10 (27.78%) Migration Consultant
4 9 (25.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Active Directory Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Messaging Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Messaging Support
8 1 (2.78%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) MAPI
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 4 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) AS400
4 1 (2.78%) iSeries
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) AIX
6 1 (2.78%) Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Unix
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (13.89%) High Availability
2 5 (13.89%) Memory Management
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.78%) Information Management
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.89%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) C++
2 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
2 5 (13.89%) VBScript
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
1 4 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Aruba
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Dell
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Sophos
4 1 (2.78%) Veeam
Reading, Berkshire
Maclellan Smith
Rate: Market rates paid
Posted: 6 days ago