The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 106 87 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 24 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 1.33% 2.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.48% 9.09% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 20
Median daily rate £250 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £170 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -2.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
MS Exchange
England

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

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
438 374 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.01% 14.63% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 213 263
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 35
Median hourly rate £15.43 £21.50 £17.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.25% +25.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £10.85 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.47 £35.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Birmingham -13 11 £250 -23.07% 2
Coventry -12 4 £200 -
Solihull +2 2 £350 - 3
Warwickshire +2 2 £180 - 3
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 61 (70.93%) Active Directory
2 59 (68.60%) Windows
3 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
4 40 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (40.70%) Windows Server
6 33 (38.37%) Citrix
7 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (34.88%) Cisco
9 29 (33.72%) VMware
10 28 (32.56%) ITIL
11 23 (26.74%) Exchange Server 2010
12 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2007
12 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2003
13 21 (24.42%) DNS
14 20 (23.26%) Skype for Business
15 19 (22.09%) Office 365
15 19 (22.09%) SharePoint
16 18 (20.93%) DHCP
17 17 (19.77%) Dell
17 17 (19.77%) SCCM
17 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
18 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
18 16 (18.60%) MS Office
18 16 (18.60%) Blackberry
19 15 (17.44%) XenApp
20 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
21 13 (15.12%) Data Centre
21 13 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
21 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
21 13 (15.12%) SAN

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 23 (26.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 20 (23.26%) Skype for Business
4 19 (22.09%) SharePoint
5 14 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (8.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.33%) Apache
8 2 (2.33%) MindAlign
9 1 (1.16%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (18.60%) MS Excel
1 16 (18.60%) MS Office
2 4 (4.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) Office 365
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.65%) Yammer
4 3 (3.49%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.33%) SaaS
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 21 (24.42%) DNS
2 18 (20.93%) DHCP
3 13 (15.12%) SAN
4 12 (13.95%) VLAN
5 11 (12.79%) NAS
6 10 (11.63%) WAN
7 9 (10.47%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (10.47%) Firewall
7 9 (10.47%) IP Telephony
7 9 (10.47%) TCP/IP
8 8 (9.30%) Skype
9 4 (4.65%) WebEx
10 3 (3.49%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (3.49%) iSCSI
10 3 (3.49%) MPLS
10 3 (3.49%) Network Security
10 3 (3.49%) SMTP
10 3 (3.49%) VoIP
10 3 (3.49%) Wireless
11 2 (2.33%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.33%) Big Data
4 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.33%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (4.65%) Back Office
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Advertising
2 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.33%) Military
3 1 (1.16%) French Language
3 1 (1.16%) German Language
3 1 (1.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (17.44%) Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) Support Engineer
3 9 (10.47%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (8.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Administrator
4 7 (8.14%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Citrix Support
4 7 (8.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Operations Manager
4 7 (8.14%) Support Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Support Manager
4 7 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.81%) IT Manager
6 5 (5.81%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (5.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.81%) VMware Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Blackberry
2 13 (15.12%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.30%) PDA
4 7 (8.14%) Replication
5 5 (5.81%) Virtual Team
6 4 (4.65%) PMI
7 3 (3.49%) Fat Client
7 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.49%) PKI
7 3 (3.49%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.33%) CESG
8 2 (2.33%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (2.33%) Clustering
9 1 (1.16%) AS400
9 1 (1.16%) CMDB
9 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
9 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (68.60%) Windows
2 40 (46.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (40.70%) Windows Server
4 31 (36.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (11.63%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.47%) Linux
8 8 (9.30%) Android
8 8 (9.30%) Unix
9 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
10 6 (6.98%) Solaris
11 5 (5.81%) SUSE
12 2 (2.33%) CentOS
12 2 (2.33%) Windows 10
12 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) ITIL
2 11 (12.79%) Migration
3 9 (10.47%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.30%) Service Management
4 8 (9.30%) Trend Analysis
5 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
5 7 (8.14%) Project Management
6 6 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (5.81%) Patch Management
8 4 (4.65%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 4 (4.65%) Change Management
8 4 (4.65%) Resource Allocation
8 4 (4.65%) Resource Management
8 4 (4.65%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.65%) Service Design
9 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.49%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.49%) Software Deployment
10 2 (2.33%) Data Reconciliation
10 2 (2.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) PowerShell
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) Java
3 2 (2.33%) Perl
3 2 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (1.16%) C
4 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (19.77%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.12%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.14%) MOS
5 6 (6.98%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.81%) MCSA
7 4 (4.65%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.33%) CCNA
9 2 (2.33%) CCNP
9 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.33%) CISSP
9 2 (2.33%) CLAS
9 2 (2.33%) ISEB
10 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.16%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 61 (70.93%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.44%) XenApp
3 13 (15.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.98%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.81%) VMware Server
5 5 (5.81%) vSphere
5 5 (5.81%) XenServer
6 4 (4.65%) Terminal Server
6 4 (4.65%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.49%) Sendmail
7 3 (3.49%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.16%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.16%) UAG
8 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (19.77%) SCCM
2 9 (10.47%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.49%) SCOM
5 2 (2.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.16%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.16%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.16%) SCSM
6 1 (1.16%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) Microsoft
2 33 (38.37%) Citrix
3 30 (34.88%) Cisco
4 29 (33.72%) VMware
5 17 (19.77%) Dell
6 13 (15.12%) HP
7 11 (12.79%) Avaya
8 10 (11.63%) Symantec
9 7 (8.14%) LANDesk
9 7 (8.14%) Toshiba
10 5 (5.81%) EMC
11 4 (4.65%) Veeam
12 3 (3.49%) 3Com
12 3 (3.49%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.49%) Proofpoint
12 3 (3.49%) Sophos
13 2 (2.33%) Apple
13 2 (2.33%) Sun
14 1 (1.16%) IBM
14 1 (1.16%) Intel Security
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