Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 90 93
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 16 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.85% 0.85% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.52% 5.63% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Bristol median daily rate £260 £263 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.95% +10.53% -25.20%
10th Percentile £200 £136 £148
90th Percentile £378 £355 £406
South West median daily rate £350 £238 £250
% change year-on-year +47.06% -4.80% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate £35.56 £91.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.24% - -
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £28.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -14.29% +77.78% -25.00%

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 290 231 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.45% 15.03% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 159 186
Bristol median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £255 £248 £157
90th Percentile £525 £560 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +10.34% -2.03% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Bristol median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £80.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +115.00% -75.19% +388.64%
10th Percentile £22.55 £18.65 £47.56
90th Percentile £55.60 £111.50 £121.19
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -27.27% -20.00% +105.94%

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 22 January 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

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 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Exchange in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) Office 365
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) EMC
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) SCCM
6 5 (31.25%) McAfee
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
6 5 (31.25%) Skype
6 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) SCOM
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) Citrix
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) Security Hardening

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 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) EPiServer
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 5 (31.25%) Skype
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) IPsec
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Security Hardening
2 2 (12.50%) ArchiMate
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 2 (12.50%) MODAF
2 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) Xen
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
1 11 (68.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) EMC
3 5 (31.25%) McAfee
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Veeam
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Siebel