The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.56% - 2.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
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 - - £40.00
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 Bedford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 23.08% 3.85% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +118.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford 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 Bedford

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Bedford

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Bedford

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 Bedford region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) IMAP
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) IMAP
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft