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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 58 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 6 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.21% 1.62% 5.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.98% 7.77% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 22
Median daily rate £375 £170 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.58% -53.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £170 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £170 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £278 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £23.50 £16.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.61% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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
86 103 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 17.37% 20.81% 21.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 72 85
Median daily rate £350 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £21.56 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.67% -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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 4 May 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 4 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
Newport +19 3 £350 - 1
Bridgend - 2 £425 - 4
Cardiff -20 1 £125 -26.47% 3
MS Exchange
Wales

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 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 Wales region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (15.38%) Lotus
8 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
8 2 (15.38%) IBM Domino
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (15.38%) SMTP
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (15.38%) HP
8 2 (15.38%) CCNA
8 2 (15.38%) MS Office
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco

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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Domino
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Moodle
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMTP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (30.77%) IT Technician
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Support Technician
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Clearswift
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Lotus
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) arcserve
4 1 (7.69%) Blackboard
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam