Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 23 July 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.78% 1.44% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.73% 12.16% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 4
Cambridge median daily rate £313 £350 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -5.72% +29.13%
10th Percentile £173 £195 £277
90th Percentile £428 £428 £442
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £313 £350 £265
% change year-on-year -10.71% +32.08% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £57.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £10.00

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 Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 113 74 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 18.26% 11.88% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 34 64
Cambridge median daily rate £385 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% -10.45% +19.64%
10th Percentile £239 £213 £304
90th Percentile £518 £521 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £338 £378 £413
% change year-on-year -10.60% -8.48% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% -42.86% -16.88%
10th Percentile £11.50 £18.50 £13.73
90th Percentile £17.70 £59.10 £53.78
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.96 £10.00
% change year-on-year -26.16% +89.60% -53.49%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Cambridge

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) XenApp
6 4 (36.36%) NetApp
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (18.18%) WSUS
8 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) Dell
8 2 (18.18%) IBM
9 1 (9.09%) SLA

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Azure Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Wintel Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) IBM