Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 54 49
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.59% 0.91% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.16% 7.50% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Cambridge median daily rate £438 £350 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +141.38% -51.67%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £356 £260 £185
% change year-on-year +37.02% +40.54% -38.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £25.00 - £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 131 80 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 17.37% 12.12% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 37 56
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £273 £213 £254
90th Percentile £543 £535 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £14.00 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £10.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% - -42.86%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
3 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (58.33%) Data ONTAP
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (41.67%) XenApp
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (33.33%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (16.67%) HP
8 2 (16.67%) Dell
8 2 (16.67%) IBM
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) WSUS
9 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing

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 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) Data ONTAP
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) XenApp
4 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (8.33%) NFS
6 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (8.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) NetApp
4 7 (58.33%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) IBM