The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 22 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.67% 0.70% 1.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.75% 14.29% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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

Application Platforms Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.89% 4.90% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 13
Median daily rate £375 £215 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.41% -47.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £268 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £175 -
MS Exchange
West Midlands

MS Exchange
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware