Period
to 20 April 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 20 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 73 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 -18 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.97% 1.34% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.48% 10.20% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £213 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.29% +32.08% +32.50%
10th Percentile £113 £265 £199
90th Percentile £342 £411 £428
East of England median daily rate £313 £288 £250
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 12
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.50 £11.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +7.14% -50.88%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.63 £8.30
90th Percentile £19.00 £11.88 £18.03
East of England median hourly rate £18.82 £14.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year +29.78% +38.10% -50.59%

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 145 147 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.58% 13.13% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 65 102
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.19% -2.14% +21.11%
10th Percentile £116 £184 £207
90th Percentile £525 £560 £560
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 20
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.00 £18.98 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +68.71% -64.57%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.63 £8.70
90th Percentile £42.50 £44.72 £44.13
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.96 £22.75
% change year-on-year +0.21% -16.66% +6.43%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +3 9 £123 -65.00% 5
Peterborough +2 8 £260 -46.67%
Huntingdon +11 2 - -
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (28.57%) XenApp
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) DNS
8 6 (28.57%) DHCP
9 5 (23.81%) VPN
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
10 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
10 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
10 4 (19.05%) ITIL
10 4 (19.05%) SLA
11 3 (14.29%) HP
11 3 (14.29%) Symantec
11 3 (14.29%) McAfee
11 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (14.29%) Sophos
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (14.29%) SQL
11 3 (14.29%) MySQL
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle

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 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 3 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Support Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 5 (23.81%) Administrator
5 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
7 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
8 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 3 (14.29%) Windows NT
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Disk Encryption
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Line Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) XenApp
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 3 (14.29%) BitLocker
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
4 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 3 (14.29%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 3 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Acronis
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Kaspersky
4 3 (14.29%) McAfee
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Sophos
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
4 3 (14.29%) Veeam
5 2 (9.52%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) arcserve
6 1 (4.76%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) IBM