The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 46 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.34% 2.92% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.07% 10.75% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +42.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.47%
MS Exchange
Wales

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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
58 186 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.09% 27.19% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 130 71
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £460 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £44.00 £71.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Cardiff +12 4 £319 -8.92% 1
Bridgend - 2 - -
MS Exchange
Wales

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) DHCP
3 9 (56.25%) DNS
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Clustering
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
8 3 (18.75%) XenApp
8 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (18.75%) Dell
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (18.75%) arcserve
8 3 (18.75%) Symantec
8 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
8 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DHCP
1 9 (56.25%) DNS
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
6 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Deskside Support
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Wintel Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support
2 2 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
1 2 (12.50%) Migration
1 2 (12.50%) Office Automation
1 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) arcserve
4 3 (18.75%) Dell
4 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Trend Micro
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Sophos