The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 97 85 51
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -34
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 205 204 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.24% 2.18% 3.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.03% 13.07% 19.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 104 155
Median daily rate £350 £322 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.86% +7.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 40
Median hourly rate £25.75 £21.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.76% +38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £16.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.90 £40.00 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
MS Exchange
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1704 1561 1611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.65% 16.70% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1083 930 909
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 55 71
Median hourly rate £15.63 £25.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange 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
Berkshire +16 62 £375 -14.77% 9
Surrey -1 35 £263 -4.54% 5
Buckinghamshire +15 26 £425 +55.10% 5
Oxfordshire +4 23 £281 -4.66% 3
Hampshire -35 21 £350 -3.44% 9
West Sussex -19 18 £260 -0.95% 5
Kent -11 11 £328 -27.22% 3
East Sussex -4 9 £363 +31.81% 4
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 South East region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 310 (75.98%) Windows
2 297 (72.79%) Active Directory
3 224 (54.90%) Microsoft
4 176 (43.14%) Windows Server
5 170 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 163 (39.95%) VMware
7 123 (30.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 105 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 101 (24.75%) Security Cleared
10 97 (23.77%) Office 365
11 96 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 94 (23.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 91 (22.30%) Citrix
14 90 (22.06%) MS Office
15 81 (19.85%) Exchange Server 2013
16 77 (18.87%) MS Excel
17 73 (17.89%) Windows 7
17 73 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2003
18 72 (17.65%) SharePoint
19 71 (17.40%) Migration
19 71 (17.40%) SC Cleared
20 70 (17.16%) DNS
20 70 (17.16%) HP
21 67 (16.42%) SQL Server
22 65 (15.93%) ITIL
23 64 (15.69%) LAN
24 61 (14.95%) WAN
25 60 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
26 59 (14.46%) SAN
27 57 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification

MS Exchange
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
1 170 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 81 (19.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 73 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 72 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 60 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 32 (7.84%) Skype for Business
7 20 (4.90%) IIS
8 18 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 14 (3.43%) Live Communications Server
10 13 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 12 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (2.21%) WordPress
13 7 (1.72%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
14 5 (1.23%) Node.js
14 5 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.98%) Apache
15 4 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
17 1 (0.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 90 (22.06%) MS Office
2 77 (18.87%) MS Excel
3 18 (4.41%) MS Visio
4 16 (3.92%) PaintShop Pro
5 2 (0.49%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.98%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 97 (23.77%) Office 365
2 23 (5.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.19%) Mimecast
4 8 (1.96%) IaaS
5 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.23%) SaaS
6 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.98%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.74%) Yammer
8 2 (0.49%) PaaS
9 1 (0.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 70 (17.16%) DNS
2 64 (15.69%) LAN
3 61 (14.95%) WAN
4 59 (14.46%) SAN
5 48 (11.76%) DHCP
6 45 (11.03%) TCP/IP
7 40 (9.80%) Firewall
8 32 (7.84%) Wireless
9 27 (6.62%) Internet
10 16 (3.92%) SMTP
11 14 (3.43%) IPsec
12 12 (2.94%) VoIP
12 12 (2.94%) VPN
13 11 (2.70%) FTP
13 11 (2.70%) SSH
13 11 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (2.45%) Intranet
15 8 (1.96%) Unified Communications
16 7 (1.72%) NAS
16 7 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.45%) MS Access
4 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.23%) QlikView
7 4 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.49%) DB2
9 2 (0.49%) MySQL
10 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.25%) DB2 UDB
10 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.25%) StarTeam
General
1 46 (11.27%) Finance
2 11 (2.70%) Legal
2 11 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.72%) French Language
3 7 (1.72%) German Language
4 6 (1.47%) Military
5 5 (1.23%) Advertising
5 5 (1.23%) Electronics
5 5 (1.23%) Italian Language
5 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.23%) Marketing
5 5 (1.23%) Spanish Language
6 3 (0.74%) Back Office
7 2 (0.49%) Banking
7 2 (0.49%) Billing
7 2 (0.49%) Law
7 2 (0.49%) Local Government
8 1 (0.25%) Automotive
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (17.40%) Support Engineer
2 68 (16.67%) Analyst
3 48 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 43 (10.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 40 (9.80%) Consultant
6 35 (8.58%) Service Analyst
6 35 (8.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 34 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
8 32 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
9 28 (6.86%) Architect
9 28 (6.86%) Support Analyst
10 25 (6.13%) Server Engineer
11 24 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
11 24 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 24 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
12 20 (4.90%) VMware Engineer
13 19 (4.66%) Windows Engineer
13 19 (4.66%) Wintel Engineer
14 18 (4.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
15 17 (4.17%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.45%) .NET
2 7 (1.72%) Web Services
3 6 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.23%) MAPI
5 4 (0.98%) MSMQ
6 2 (0.49%) HTML
6 2 (0.49%) LAMP
6 2 (0.49%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.49%) XML
6 2 (0.49%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.25%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.25%) CSS
7 1 (0.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.58%) Blackberry
2 30 (7.35%) Clustering
3 28 (6.86%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.64%) Driving Licence
4 23 (5.64%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.19%) AS400
7 12 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 12 (2.94%) Cryptography
8 10 (2.45%) CESG
8 10 (2.45%) Fat Client
8 10 (2.45%) Mathematics
8 10 (2.45%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.72%) Statistics
10 6 (1.47%) PKI
11 5 (1.23%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.23%) Replication
12 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.98%) NHS
12 4 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 310 (75.98%) Windows
2 176 (43.14%) Windows Server
3 123 (30.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 105 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 94 (23.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (17.89%) Windows 7
7 56 (13.73%) Windows XP
8 35 (8.58%) Linux
9 34 (8.33%) Unix
10 20 (4.90%) Windows 8
11 19 (4.66%) Windows Vista
12 11 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (1.96%) Windows 10
14 7 (1.72%) AIX
15 6 (1.47%) Android
15 6 (1.47%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.47%) Solaris
15 6 (1.47%) Windows 2000
16 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.49%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (17.40%) Migration
2 65 (15.93%) ITIL
3 39 (9.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (5.88%) Change Management
5 21 (5.15%) High Availability
6 19 (4.66%) Mentoring
7 17 (4.17%) Problem Management
8 16 (3.92%) CRM
9 15 (3.68%) ITIL V3
9 15 (3.68%) SDLC
9 15 (3.68%) Service Delivery
10 14 (3.43%) Coaching
10 14 (3.43%) Service Management
11 13 (3.19%) Time Management
12 11 (2.70%) Information Assurance
12 11 (2.70%) OWASP
12 11 (2.70%) Patch Management
13 10 (2.45%) Configuration Management
14 9 (2.21%) Fuzz Testing
15 8 (1.96%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.48%) PowerShell
2 51 (12.50%) SQL
3 10 (2.45%) VBScript
4 9 (2.21%) C
5 8 (1.96%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.47%) C#
6 6 (1.47%) C++
6 6 (1.47%) LINC
6 6 (1.47%) VB.NET
7 4 (0.98%) Java
7 4 (0.98%) PHP
8 2 (0.49%) Perl
8 2 (0.49%) Ruby
8 2 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 101 (24.75%) Security Cleared
2 71 (17.40%) SC Cleared
3 57 (13.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (12.01%) MCSE
5 30 (7.35%) MCP
6 23 (5.64%) MCSA
7 19 (4.66%) DV Cleared
8 12 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (2.70%) CISSP
9 11 (2.70%) MCITP
10 10 (2.45%) CESG Certified Professional
10 10 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (2.21%) CCNA
11 9 (2.21%) MCDST
12 8 (1.96%) Degree
12 8 (1.96%) MCTS
13 7 (1.72%) DBS Check
14 6 (1.47%) CEH
15 4 (0.98%) CCNP
15 4 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.35%) SLA
2 8 (1.96%) RMADS
3 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 297 (72.79%) Active Directory
2 96 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (9.07%) VMware ESXi
4 35 (8.58%) Hyper-V
4 35 (8.58%) vSphere
5 26 (6.37%) XenApp
6 22 (5.39%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.70%) Sendmail
8 8 (1.96%) ISA Server
9 6 (1.47%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.23%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.23%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.49%) NFS
11 2 (0.49%) Samba
11 2 (0.49%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.49%) UAG
11 2 (0.49%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (10.29%) SCCM
2 30 (7.35%) Backup Exec
3 23 (5.64%) NetBackup
4 18 (4.41%) WSUS
5 16 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
6 12 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 10 (2.45%) Netcool
8 9 (2.21%) HP SIM
8 9 (2.21%) SCOM
8 9 (2.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 8 (1.96%) Unicenter
9 8 (1.96%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 7 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (1.23%) vMotion
12 4 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.98%) Windows Intune
13 3 (0.74%) MOM
13 3 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 224 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 163 (39.95%) VMware
3 91 (22.30%) Citrix
4 70 (17.16%) HP
5 44 (10.78%) Cisco
6 40 (9.80%) Oracle
7 25 (6.13%) NetApp
7 25 (6.13%) Symantec
8 22 (5.39%) EMC
9 21 (5.15%) Intel Security
10 18 (4.41%) IBM
11 17 (4.17%) Red Hat
12 16 (3.92%) Dell
13 14 (3.43%) Avaya
13 14 (3.43%) IronPort
14 13 (3.19%) Remedy
14 13 (3.19%) Veritas
15 9 (2.21%) Becrypt
15 9 (2.21%) CheckPoint
16 8 (1.96%) Meridio
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