Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 66 73
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -23
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 20 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.42% 1.49% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.87% 11.04% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £260 £185 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.54% -42.19% +21.90%
10th Percentile £111 £131 £207
90th Percentile £312 £334 £425
East of England median daily rate £300 £216 £275
% change year-on-year +38.73% -21.36% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 13
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £11.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -58.00%
East of England median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.96% -15.63% -20.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 184 154 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.04% 13.50% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 79 176
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.38% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £170 £211 £248
90th Percentile £506 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +9.68% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 32
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £10.50 £11.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% -47.83%
10th Percentile £10.05 £9.33 £8.75
90th Percentile £22.15 £11.88 £43.70
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £16.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +124.24% -31.25% +14.29%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Peterborough +1 11 £260 - 3
Huntingdon +5 3 - - 2
Cambridge -17 3 £295 +19.19% 1
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (45.00%) HP
5 9 (45.00%) SAN
5 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (40.00%) LAN
6 8 (40.00%) WAN
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
8 4 (20.00%) Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) arcserve
8 4 (20.00%) CA
8 4 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (20.00%) Change Control
8 4 (20.00%) HP Storage

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 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) LAN
2 8 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Server Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Server Support
4 4 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Network Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Network Support
5 3 (15.00%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Change Control
2 4 (20.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (5.00%) Case Management
3 1 (5.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.00%) CRM
3 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
1 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) HP
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) arcserve
4 4 (20.00%) CA
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) CommVault
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec