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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Exchange Engineer
Rank 577 576 502
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -74
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 24 15 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.029% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.031% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 26
Average daily rate
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£280 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £263 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £375 £260
% change year-on-year
-36.70% +44.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50

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
49442 48355 43039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.38% 92.50% 92.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30777 29938 24740
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
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 1930 1972 2102
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.72 £40.00 £41.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

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 1 June 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 23 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 1 June 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 -8 23 £260 -25.71% 7
London +13 10 £340 +6.25% 2
South East -16 6 £306 -12.50% 1
City of London +3 3 £315 +5.00% 1
Hampshire +3 3 - -
Leicestershire +2 3 £238 -
East Midlands -7 3 £238 -
North West - 3 £215 - 1
Leicester - 3 £238 -
Cheshire - 3 £215 -
Berkshire +5 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £313 -
Reading - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £300 -
Erskine - 1 £343 -
Hayes - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £343 -
Surrey - 1 £300 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £343 -
Hook - 1 - -

Exchange Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 48 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 36 (66.67%) Windows
3 33 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
4 32 (59.26%) Migration
5 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (38.89%) PowerShell
7 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.93%) DNS
11 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
11 13 (24.07%) Clustering
11 13 (24.07%) Lync
11 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (18.52%) ITIL
13 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (16.67%) IBM Notes
14 9 (16.67%) Lotus
14 9 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 8 (14.81%) Office 365
16 7 (12.96%) IMAP
16 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
16 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
16 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
16 7 (12.96%) SAN
16 7 (12.96%) POP3
16 7 (12.96%) SMTP

Exchange Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 48 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 33 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (24.07%) Lync
5 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (16.67%) IBM Notes
6 9 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (12.96%) IIS
8 6 (11.11%) GroupWise
8 6 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.85%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) DNS
2 7 (12.96%) IMAP
2 7 (12.96%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) POP3
2 7 (12.96%) SMTP
3 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) LDAP
4 1 (1.85%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) EDMS
General
1 3 (5.56%) Retail
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Clustering
2 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.85%) Equities
5 1 (1.85%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (59.26%) Migration
2 10 (18.52%) ITIL
3 7 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (11.11%) Service Management
4 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 6 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.41%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Information Assurance
7 2 (3.70%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) CRM
8 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.85%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.85%) High Availability
8 1 (1.85%) Change Control
8 1 (1.85%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (1.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.11%) VBScript
3 4 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) Degree
3 6 (11.11%) MCTS
3 6 (11.11%) MCITP
4 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.56%) MCSE
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 32 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCSM
1 1 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Lotus
3 6 (11.11%) Novell
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Symantec
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.85%) Radianz
5 1 (1.85%) BT
5 1 (1.85%) Proofpoint
5 1 (1.85%) F5
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