Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 2017 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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 70 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 -20 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 17 22 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.44% 1.76% 3.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.72% 11.64% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 29
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £265 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -3.64% +17.02%
10th Percentile £102 £186 £156
90th Percentile £559 £421 £405
East of England median daily rate £311 £250 £275
% change year-on-year +24.30% -9.09% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 13
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £10.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -56.52% +4.55%
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £12.13 £23.00
% change year-on-year +23.71% -47.28% +35.29%

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 145 189 373
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.28% 15.12% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 95 215
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +17.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £153 £233 £220
90th Percentile £525 £523 £503
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £370
% change year-on-year +3.03% +11.38% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 38
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.96 £10.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.60% -55.06% +5.95%
10th Percentile £10.00 £8.93 £11.50
90th Percentile £39.86 £45.25 £42.93
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.59% -9.57% +7.43%

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 24 July 2017.

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 24 July 2017. 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 +7 9 £350 -5.72%
Peterborough -2 3 £115 -23.33% 1
Huntingdon -7 3 £525 +98.11% 2
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (41.18%) Project Management
3 7 (41.18%) Office 365
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (35.29%) MCSE
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (35.29%) Migration
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Skype
7 3 (17.65%) VMware
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) MCP
8 2 (11.76%) PBX
8 2 (11.76%) VoIP
8 2 (11.76%) ISDN
8 2 (11.76%) DNS
8 2 (11.76%) Cisco
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (11.76%) SAN

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 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Office 365
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Skype
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) ISDN
2 2 (11.76%) PBX
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Office 365 Architect
4 2 (11.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Lync Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Mac OS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Firmware
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Sonus
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) CommVault
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
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Scott-Merrick LLP
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