Period
to 19 April 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 19 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 52 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -29
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.67% 1.77% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.89% 12.77% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Cambridge median daily rate £123 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.00% -1.41% +77.50%
10th Percentile £114 £325 £228
90th Percentile £286 £375 £435
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £213 £350 £265
% change year-on-year -39.29% +32.08% +32.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - £11.25 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -80.43% +57.53%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.50 £11.25 £10.50
% change year-on-year +46.67% +7.14% -50.88%

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 91 94 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.85% 13.86% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 57
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.45% -6.94% +33.33%
10th Percentile £184 £256 £272
90th Percentile £530 £586 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £385 £409
% change year-on-year -8.77% -5.81% +21.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.23 £19.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.34% -57.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £12.13 £10.63 £15.70
90th Percentile £22.25 £49.20 £56.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £18.98 £12.00
% change year-on-year +0.11% +58.17% -60.00%

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 19 April 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 19 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) SLA
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) Dell
7 1 (11.11%) Citrix
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (11.11%) IBM
7 1 (11.11%) WSUS
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM

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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM