Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Exchange Engineer was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Exchange Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 252 239 262
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 5 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.070% 0.075% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.078% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
City of London median daily rate £410 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +6.90% -0.68%
10th Percentile £405 £296 £231
90th Percentile £415 £426 £423
Central London median daily rate £386 £388 £363
% change year-on-year -0.32% +6.90% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6765 6392 8566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.51% 95.45% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 5073 6726
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 78 124
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.38 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.16% -4.79% +4.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £29.40 £48.12 £39.63
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.17 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.45% -4.64% +5.88%

Exchange Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Engineer in the City of London

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Engineer in the City of London

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Engineer in the City of London

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Exchange Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Exchange Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) NAS

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 3 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Personalization
2 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ionix
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) AppSense
1 1 (20.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec