Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 64 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.62% 1.22% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 9.29% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £260 £145 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.31% -36.96% -16.36%
10th Percentile £116 £129 £130
90th Percentile £293 £329 £364
East of England median daily rate £300 £200 £220
% change year-on-year +50.00% -9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 12
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 £15.50 £14.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year +6.90% +28.89% -43.75%

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 168 140 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.93% 13.10% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 67 144
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.38% +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £170 £210 £215
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +9.68% +0.65% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 30
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £20.23 £11.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.78% -6.25% -52.00%
10th Percentile £11.81 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £37.25 £11.88 £44.13
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £31.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +17.46% +6.78% +47.50%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Peterborough - 10 £260 - 8
Cambridge -12 6 £174 -29.80% 5
Huntingdon +1 3 - - 2
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
3 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (42.86%) HP
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) LAN
7 8 (38.10%) WAN
7 8 (38.10%) Cisco
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
7 8 (38.10%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
10 4 (19.05%) Firewall
10 4 (19.05%) Wireless
10 4 (19.05%) CA
10 4 (19.05%) arcserve
10 4 (19.05%) Office 365
10 4 (19.05%) HP Storage
10 4 (19.05%) Network Management
10 4 (19.05%) Change Control

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 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) LAN
1 8 (38.10%) SAN
1 8 (38.10%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) Skype
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Server Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Server Support
4 4 (19.05%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (19.05%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (19.05%) Change Control
2 4 (19.05%) Network Management
2 4 (19.05%) Network Optimisation
3 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.76%) Break/Fix
3 1 (4.76%) Case Management
3 1 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (4.76%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Line Management
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCSA
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) HP
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) arcserve
3 4 (19.05%) CA
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) CommVault
5 1 (4.76%) Dell
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec