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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 May 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 168 132 146
Rank change year-on-year -36 +14 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 19 25 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 0.88% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.48% 6.43% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 8
10th Percentile £269 £166 £233
25th Percentile £354 £310 £255
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £415 £418
Median % change year-on-year +18.07% -0.60% +7.74%
75th Percentile £500 £500 £588
90th Percentile - £530 -
Central London median daily rate £425 £415 £260
% change year-on-year +2.41% +59.62% -30.67%

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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 546 389 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.89% 13.64% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 262 310
10th Percentile £363 £305 £313
25th Percentile £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £543 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +3.43% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £653 £600 £600
90th Percentile £738 £673 £675
Central London median daily rate £540 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
10th Percentile £21.42 - £17.85
25th Percentile £23.88 - £22.13
Median hourly rate £26.42 - £25.00
Median % change year-on-year - - +26.58%
75th Percentile £30.50 - £33.50
90th Percentile £35.45 - £47.90
Central London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +32.50% -20.00% +28.21%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the City of London

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for MS Exchange in the City of London

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in the City of London

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix
4 12 (63.16%) Finance
5 11 (57.89%) Microsoft 365
5 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (52.63%) VMware
6 10 (52.63%) Firewall
7 9 (47.37%) Identity Management
7 9 (47.37%) Data Loss Prevention
7 9 (47.37%) Okta
7 9 (47.37%) Azure
7 9 (47.37%) Patch Management
8 8 (42.11%) Mimecast
8 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (42.11%) Email Migration
8 8 (42.11%) Project Delivery
8 8 (42.11%) Time Management
8 8 (42.11%) MPLS
8 8 (42.11%) DNS
9 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
10 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
11 4 (21.05%) SLA
11 4 (21.05%) Cisco
11 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
11 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (15.79%) iPad
12 3 (15.79%) Android
12 3 (15.79%) iPhone

MS Exchange
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 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft 365
2 9 (47.37%) Azure
3 8 (42.11%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) MPLS
3 2 (10.53%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Front Office
3 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Azure Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft 365 Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support
6 1 (5.26%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.79%) BYOD
1 3 (15.79%) iPad
1 3 (15.79%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 10
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Android
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) VMS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Data Loss Prevention
2 9 (47.37%) Identity Management
2 9 (47.37%) Patch Management
3 8 (42.11%) Email Migration
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (42.11%) Project Delivery
3 8 (42.11%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) ISMS
6 1 (5.26%) Proactive Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Security Management
6 1 (5.26%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Citrix
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
4 9 (47.37%) Okta
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Altiris
6 3 (15.79%) Apple
6 3 (15.79%) Bloomberg
6 3 (15.79%) HP
6 3 (15.79%) Ivanti
6 3 (15.79%) Reuters
6 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
7 1 (5.26%) BMC
7 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos
7 1 (5.26%) Symantec
7 1 (5.26%) Tufin
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas