The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 29 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 6 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.34% 2.46% 3.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.91% 9.62% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £180 £225 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £275 £271
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +9.37%
MS Exchange
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Application Platforms Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
55 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 21.48% 25.62% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 26
Median daily rate £478 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 Suffolk

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 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
Ipswich +5 6 £180 -20.00% 1
MS Exchange
East of England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (26.67%) Software Licensing
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
5 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Blue Prism
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 10

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 10 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Documentum
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Support
5 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Architect
5 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 1 (6.67%) Junior
6 1 (6.67%) Server Support
6 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Robotics
2 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Software Licensing
2 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) Blue Prism
3 2 (13.33%) Kofax
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco