The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 29 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.65% 2.11% 3.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 7.07% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Median daily rate £450 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £225 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.60 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
MS Exchange
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
34 99 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.99% 29.91% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 59 56
Median daily rate £390 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 3
Median hourly rate £33.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +12.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Taunton +15 1 £750 -
Bath -4 1 - - 3
Street - 1 £313 -
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Office 365
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Skype
5 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
5 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) SaaS
6 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Google Apps
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) Mitel
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) MCDST

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Google Apps
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) PBX
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware