The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for MS Exchange skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Exchange Server
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 33 28
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.73% 1.60% 1.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.28% 25.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Median daily rate £345 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £276 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £300 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year -3.35% +12.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +8.19% -19.73%  

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 43 20 27
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 10.62% 6.41% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 20
Median daily rate £345 £361 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% -6.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £620 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.44 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.81% -13.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Basingstoke

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Basingstoke

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Basingstoke

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) McAfee
6 1 (14.29%) Network Security
6 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Desktop Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee