The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 13 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.14% 0.63% 4.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 32.14% 1.89% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £120 - £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.96% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +19.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
MS Exchange
Hertfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
28 53 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 22.22% 33.33% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 11
Median daily rate £295 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.87% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £252 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +19.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +20.58%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Watford

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

MS Exchange
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 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 Watford region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) SLA
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Intranet
6 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco