The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 47 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 10 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.65% 1.96% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.38% 9.52% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £225 £288 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £155 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £374 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +42.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.70 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.00 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
MS Exchange
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
65 189 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.71% 20.59% 18.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 118 78
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.00 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 Wales

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
South Wales +7 8 £225 -
West Wales +7 2 - - 1
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
5 9 (47.37%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) Citrix
7 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 7 (36.84%) DHCP
8 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
8 6 (31.58%) Migration
8 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 5 (26.32%) Office 365
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) LAN
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (21.05%) HP
10 4 (21.05%) Clustering
10 4 (21.05%) Firewall
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
10 4 (21.05%) XenApp
10 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
11 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
11 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
11 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) IBM Domino
4 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DHCP
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 4 (21.05%) Firewall
4 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) SMTP
5 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) IT Technician
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Android
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Office Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Web Filtering
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) arcserve
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) Intel Security
5 3 (15.79%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 2 (10.53%) Clearswift
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Lotus
6 2 (10.53%) Trend Micro
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos