Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 23 November 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 54 59
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 5 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.32% 0.90% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.28% 7.69% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 16
Cardiff median daily rate £180 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £130 £228 £128
90th Percentile £338 £398 £350
South Wales median daily rate £180 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -52.00% +7.14% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - £12.50 -
South Wales median hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.93% -35.71% +40.00%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 81 65 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 13.43% 11.75% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 45 136
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £135 £226 £213
90th Percentile £475 £550 £475
South Wales median daily rate £363 £405 £390
% change year-on-year -10.49% +3.85% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -23.08% +10.17%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.35 £10.83
90th Percentile £14.50 £13.65 £20.68
South Wales median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% -35.71% +35.48%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Cardiff

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Cardiff

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Cardiff

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (50.00%) NHS
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (28.57%) CCNA
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
8 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
8 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) Legal
8 2 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
8 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (7.14%) SAN
9 1 (7.14%) C

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support
2 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Network Support
2 5 (35.71%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
3 4 (28.57%) IT Technician
3 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Server Support
3 4 (28.57%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Active Listening
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL