The table below looks at the statistics for the Exchange Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Exchange Engineer
Rank 140 145 126
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £175 £230 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% -46.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £290 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +45.16%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2846 3089 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.81% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1957 1481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 174 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Exchange Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Exchange Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Exchange Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Exchange Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Exchange Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 2 £173 -
Somerset +1 1 - -
Wiltshire -5 1 £400 +64.94%
Exchange Engineer
England

Exchange Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Exchange Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Exchange Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 7 (53.85%) Migration
5 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
9 1 (7.69%) DNS
9 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
9 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
9 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
9 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 1 (7.69%) Office 365
9 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (7.69%) Skype

Exchange Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Exchange Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Exchange Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks