The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 25 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 19 32
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.92% 6.16% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 20.00% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £269 £380 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.25% +181.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year -3.35% +12.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +6.75% -21.79%  

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 Bracknell with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 32 85 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 14.68% 30.80% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 13
Median daily rate £500 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +10.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £195 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -15.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Bracknell

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (72.73%) Office 365
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (63.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Migration
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Clustering
6 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) MS Access
6 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 3 (27.27%) DHCP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Veritas
6 3 (27.27%) Unicenter
6 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (27.27%) Netcool
6 3 (27.27%) OpenView Configuration Management

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
2 7 (63.64%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MS Access
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Office 365 Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Migration Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (27.27%) Netcool
1 3 (27.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (27.27%) Unicenter
2 2 (18.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) EMC
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Meridio
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Veritas