Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 78 95
Rank change year-on-year -23 +17 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 18 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.92% 1.86% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.52% 10.88% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 3
Bristol median daily rate £260 £333 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.80% +121.67% -50.82%
10th Percentile £123 £137 £125
90th Percentile £350 £488 £171
South West median daily rate £400 £320 £231
% change year-on-year +25.00% +38.38% -22.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Bristol median hourly rate £35.56 £91.75 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.24% -8.25% +365.12%
10th Percentile £20.32 £31.73 £95.00
90th Percentile £54.86 £157.18 £105.00
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £28.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +41.07% +53.42% -8.89%

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 276 294 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.18% 17.13% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 215 194
Bristol median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £222 £263 £180
90th Percentile £525 £525 £596
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £100.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.00% -80.00% +506.06%
10th Percentile £22.55 £19.10 £51.50
90th Percentile £55.60 £94.50 £125.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.01
% change year-on-year +22.81% -26.94% +95.05%

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 2017.

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

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Exchange in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 8 (44.44%) Cisco
6 8 (44.44%) Office 365
6 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (38.89%) Citrix
7 7 (38.89%) Firewall
8 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
10 4 (22.22%) XenApp
10 4 (22.22%) Veeam
10 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
10 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (16.67%) F5
11 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
11 3 (16.67%) LAN

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 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 3 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) IPsec
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) SSL
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (11.11%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) ArchiMate
2 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 2 (11.11%) MODAF
2 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (22.22%) XenApp
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (11.11%) Xen
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco
4 7 (38.89%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Veeam
6 3 (16.67%) F5
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) IBM
7 2 (11.11%) McAfee
7 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.56%) HP
8 1 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (5.56%) Siebel