The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Exchange Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Exchange Engineer
Rank 254 240 220
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -20
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 15 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 15
Median daily rate £430 £306 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.40% +36.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £233 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £354 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £288
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £31.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +51.19%
Exchange Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8682 8855 8642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.02% 94.71% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5242 4970 4720
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 422 469
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Exchange Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title.

Exchange Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Exchange Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Exchange Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Buckinghamshire +8 4 £430 +35.96%
Berkshire -9 3 £255 -
Surrey -9 3 £450 +63.63%
Hampshire -2 2 £369 -4.83%
East Sussex - 2 - -
Kent - 1 £388 - 1
Exchange Engineer
England

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Exchange Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Exchange Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (72.34%) MS Exchange
2 27 (57.45%) Windows
3 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
4 23 (48.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (36.17%) Windows Server
6 16 (34.04%) VMware
7 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.79%) SC Cleared
8 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
9 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (27.66%) SAN
10 12 (25.53%) DNS
10 12 (25.53%) Office 365
11 11 (23.40%) Migration
11 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (21.28%) VMware ESXi
12 10 (21.28%) SQL
12 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
13 9 (19.15%) IronPort
14 8 (17.02%) Citrix
15 7 (14.89%) LAN
15 7 (14.89%) WAN
15 7 (14.89%) Finance
15 7 (14.89%) EMC
15 7 (14.89%) Skype for Business
15 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
16 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
16 6 (12.77%) LINC
16 6 (12.77%) Clustering

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 34 (72.34%) MS Exchange
2 23 (48.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (14.89%) Skype for Business
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.13%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) SAN
2 12 (25.53%) DNS
3 7 (14.89%) LAN
3 7 (14.89%) WAN
4 6 (12.77%) DHCP
5 4 (8.51%) Firewall
6 1 (2.13%) IMAP
6 1 (2.13%) POP3
6 1 (2.13%) SMTP
6 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (14.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Electronics
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.13%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Migration
2 4 (8.51%) Project Management
3 2 (4.26%) High Availability
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL
3 2 (4.26%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.13%) Change Control
4 1 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.13%) Email Migration
4 1 (2.13%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.13%) Release Management
4 1 (2.13%) Server Building
4 1 (2.13%) Service Management
4 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) LINC
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) SC Cleared
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.28%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (8.51%) XenApp
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.38%) vSphere
6 1 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) IronPort
4 8 (17.02%) Citrix
5 7 (14.89%) EMC
6 6 (12.77%) NetApp
7 4 (8.51%) 3PAR
7 4 (8.51%) CommVault
7 4 (8.51%) HP
8 2 (4.26%) SAP
9 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
9 1 (2.13%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.13%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.13%) Symantec
9 1 (2.13%) ThinPrint
9 1 (2.13%) Tripwire
9 1 (2.13%) Veeam
9 1 (2.13%) Veritas