The table below looks at the statistics for the Exchange Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Exchange Administrator
Rank 616 595 562
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -33
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Administrator 12 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.027% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.029% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 12
Average daily rate £340 £400 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £217 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £467 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Exchange Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Exchange Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK.

Exchange Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Exchange Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK.

Exchange Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England -8 12 £340 +0.74% 5
London +16 9 £328 +1.55% 3
City of London +50 2 £321 -23.51% 1
South West - 2 £394 -
Hampshire +7 1 - -
South East -1 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 £388 -
Swindon - 1 £388 -

Exchange Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Exchange Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) Back Office
6 5 (33.33%) Terminal Server
6 5 (33.33%) EMC
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (33.33%) IIS
6 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (33.33%) CCNA
6 5 (33.33%) Internet
6 5 (33.33%) ISA Server
6 5 (33.33%) XenApp
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
6 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science

Exchange Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Exchange Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) assyst
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) IMAP
4 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Android
5 1 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Server Building
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) CCNA
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 5 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (20.00%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) Altiris
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
6 1 (6.67%) Google
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
6 1 (6.67%) Polycom
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy