Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 17 December 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 79 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 17 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.50% 1.37% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.59% 10.56% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £343 £260 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.73% +40.54% -42.19%
10th Percentile £177 £143 £131
90th Percentile £475 £332 £334
East of England median daily rate £375 £300 £215
% change year-on-year +25.00% +39.53% -20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £11.25
East of England median hourly rate £14.95 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year -1.95% +12.96% +4.45%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 198 180 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.44% 12.95% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 93 77
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.64% -12.25% +3.56%
10th Percentile £267 £179 £210
90th Percentile £554 £510 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £95.00 £10.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +804.76% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £34.00 £10.05 £10.63
90th Percentile £164.00 £22.15 £11.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +13.51% +64.44% -5.26%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Cambridgeshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 11 £425 +44.07% 2
Peterborough +6 2 £325 +25.00%
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 15 (88.24%) VMware
4 12 (70.59%) NetApp
5 11 (64.71%) Citrix
5 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
5 11 (64.71%) vSphere
5 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 10 (58.82%) DNS
6 10 (58.82%) DHCP
6 10 (58.82%) Data ONTAP
7 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
8 7 (41.18%) XenApp
9 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
11 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
11 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
11 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 3 (17.65%) Antivirus Management
12 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (17.65%) Firewall
12 3 (17.65%) Publishing
12 3 (17.65%) Web Services
12 3 (17.65%) C#
12 3 (17.65%) VoIP
12 3 (17.65%) vMotion
12 3 (17.65%) Office 365

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DHCP
1 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) Network Security
2 3 (17.65%) VoIP
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (29.41%) Ubuntu
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Antivirus Management
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) vSphere
3 7 (41.18%) XenApp
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
6 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (5.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) FortiGate
1 3 (17.65%) vMotion
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) NetApp
3 11 (64.71%) Citrix
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat