Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 6 months to 19 November 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
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.05% 1.64% 3.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 37.50% 6.67% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Bolton median daily rate £400 £335 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% +17.54% -
10th Percentile £388 £328 £228
90th Percentile £413 £343 £343
Manchester median daily rate £275 £296 £310
% change year-on-year -7.17% -4.44% +12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £16.35 £20.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.15% +38.20% -

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

All Application Platform Skills
Bolton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton 10.81% 24.59% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 7
Bolton median daily rate £463 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.06% +3.08% -19.75%
10th Percentile £231 £253 £279
90th Percentile £506 £396 £625
Manchester median daily rate £415 £379 £410
% change year-on-year +9.64% -7.68% +24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bolton median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £13.75
% change year-on-year +10.45% +21.82% -8.33%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Bolton

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Bolton region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 3 (100.00%) X++
1 3 (100.00%) MorphX
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MorphX
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) General Ledger
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft