Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 101 78
Rank change year-on-year +7 -23 +18
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 30 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.43% 0.92% 1.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.23% 6.52% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 24
Bristol median daily rate £350 £260 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -21.80% +121.67%
10th Percentile £213 £123 £137
90th Percentile £400 £350 £488
South West median daily rate £350 £400 £320
% change year-on-year -12.50% +25.00% +38.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Bristol median hourly rate £36.25 £35.56 £91.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.93% -61.24% -8.25%
10th Percentile £32.88 £20.32 £31.73
90th Percentile £38.63 £54.86 £157.18
South West median hourly rate £42.25 £39.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +6.96% +41.07% +53.42%

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 325 276 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.49% 14.18% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 195 215
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £224 £222 £263
90th Percentile £526 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +10.39% +6.21% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
Bristol median hourly rate £38.25 £43.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.05% +115.00% -80.00%
10th Percentile £28.90 £22.55 £19.10
90th Percentile £45.75 £55.60 £94.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +18.66% +22.81% -26.94%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Bristol

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Bristol

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Bristol

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (30.00%) SCCM
6 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (30.00%) Office 365
6 9 (30.00%) SAN
7 8 (26.67%) Citrix
8 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (23.33%) VMware
8 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (16.67%) XenApp
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (16.67%) MCSE
10 5 (16.67%) CCA
10 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (13.33%) DHCP
11 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (13.33%) Finance
11 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
11 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Office 365
2 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) SAN
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (6.67%) Internet
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Skype
4 2 (6.67%) SMS
4 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) DKIM
5 1 (3.33%) DMARC
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Senior Technician
3 4 (13.33%) Server Technician
4 3 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Exchange Support
5 2 (6.67%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (3.33%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.00%) PKI
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) iPhone
3 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 21 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.67%) Decision-Making
3 2 (6.67%) Email Migration
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.67%) Threat Management
3 2 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (3.33%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (3.33%) Server Management
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) CCA
1 5 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (16.67%) MCSE
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) XenApp
3 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) IronPort
4 2 (6.67%) McAfee
4 2 (6.67%) RightFax
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco