The table below looks at the statistics for the Exchange Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Exchange Engineer
Rank 585 572 537
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -35
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 28 24 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.045% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.049% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 28
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£300 £310 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £293 £260
% change year-on-year
-18.80% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
50665 48981 46333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.57% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32010 29890 26848
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1968 2163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Exchange Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Exchange Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Exchange Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Exchange Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Exchange Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Exchange Engineer
Top 25 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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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 -20 25 £280 -9.67% 3
London -7 11 £381 +19.14% 1
Cheshire - 5 £215 -
North West - 5 £215 -
City of London -4 4 £356 +18.75% 1
South East -21 3 £306 -1.20%
Leicestershire - 3 £238 -
Leicester - 3 £238 -
East Midlands - 3 £238 -
Yorkshire -20 2 £344 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
East of England -1 1 - - 2
Hampshire -5 1 - -
West Yorkshire -21 1 £313 -
Leeds -26 1 £313 -
Cambridge - 1 - - 1
Chertsey - 1 £300 -
Erskine - 1 £343 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £313 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £343 -
Surrey - 1 £300 -
Scotland - 1 £343 -

Exchange Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 51 (89.47%) MS Exchange
2 36 (63.16%) Migration
3 35 (61.40%) Windows
4 34 (59.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
6 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
7 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
10 15 (26.32%) DNS
10 15 (26.32%) Lync
11 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
12 11 (19.30%) Clustering
13 10 (17.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (14.04%) VMware
15 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
15 8 (14.04%) Office 365
16 7 (12.28%) Mimecast
16 7 (12.28%) Lotus
16 7 (12.28%) ITIL
16 7 (12.28%) IBM Notes
17 6 (10.53%) POP3
17 6 (10.53%) SMTP
17 6 (10.53%) Finance
17 6 (10.53%) Blackberry

Exchange Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 51 (89.47%) MS Exchange
2 34 (59.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (38.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (26.32%) Lync
6 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (17.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (12.28%) IBM Notes
9 4 (7.02%) GroupWise
9 4 (7.02%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (7.02%) IIS
10 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.75%) Live Communications Server
11 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Office 365
2 7 (12.28%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DNS
2 6 (10.53%) POP3
2 6 (10.53%) SMTP
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.02%) SAN
3 4 (7.02%) IMAP
4 2 (3.51%) VPN
4 2 (3.51%) DHCP
5 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.75%) LDAP
5 1 (1.75%) WAN
5 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.75%) Multicast
5 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) EDMS
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Law
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Clustering
2 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) DTV
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Equities
5 1 (1.75%) Derivative
5 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Migration
2 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
3 7 (12.28%) ITIL
4 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.26%) Service Management
5 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.51%) Information Assurance
6 2 (3.51%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.51%) Security Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
6 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.51%) CRM
6 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.51%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.75%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.02%) VBScript
2 4 (7.02%) VB
3 2 (3.51%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) MCSE
3 3 (5.26%) MCTS
3 3 (5.26%) MCITP
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) MCSA
5 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) XenApp
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Lotus
4 4 (7.02%) Novell
5 3 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (3.51%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Dell
7 1 (1.75%) Polycom
7 1 (1.75%) Proofpoint
7 1 (1.75%) F5
7 1 (1.75%) Radianz
7 1 (1.75%) BT
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