Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 88 94
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -31
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 15 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.87% 0.87% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.58% 6.67% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 10
Bristol median daily rate £260 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.96% -2.88% +54.44%
10th Percentile £159 £254 £208
90th Percentile £399 £359 £415
South West median daily rate £250 £295 £250
% change year-on-year -15.25% +18.00% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate £18.81 £165.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -88.60% - -
South West median hourly rate £22.50 £106.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year -78.82% +525.00% -19.05%

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 269 210 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.68% 13.12% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 149 182
Bristol median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £267 £250 £200
90th Percentile £525 £578 £537
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Bristol median hourly rate £18.81 £42.50 £40.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.74% +5.92% +27.38%
10th Percentile £16.61 £17.85 £24.05
90th Percentile £23.79 £146.75 £103.56
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £41.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -43.03% +26.92% +61.01%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) SCCM
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) McAfee
6 6 (40.00%) EMC
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
6 6 (40.00%) SCOM
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Office 365
6 6 (40.00%) Skype
7 5 (33.33%) Security Hardening
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (26.67%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) vSphere
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (13.33%) F5
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3

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 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Skype
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Authority
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) MCDST
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MOS
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) SCCM
2 6 (40.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) McAfee
3 6 (40.00%) EMC
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (13.33%) Veeam
6 1 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (6.67%) Dell
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Samsung