Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 20 July 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 61 49
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.41% 1.42% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 8.28% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 6
Coventry median daily rate £275 £333 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.29% +0.76% -26.67%
10th Percentile £154 £293 £256
90th Percentile £420 £382 £388
West Midlands median daily rate £256 £300 £275
% change year-on-year -14.58% +9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Coventry median hourly rate £15.00 £14.34 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.60% -4.40% -
10th Percentile £14.60 £10.88 £14.50
90th Percentile £16.30 £18.00 £15.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +13.72% -19.35% -8.82%

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 72 145 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 11.27% 17.18% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 92 93
Coventry median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -9.68%
10th Percentile £263 £301 £204
90th Percentile £521 £494 £498
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Coventry median hourly rate £21.00 £13.68 £18.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.51% -24.59% +3.66%
10th Percentile £14.90 £11.10 £13.45
90th Percentile £27.00 £20.55 £37.58
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year +36.00% -23.08% -1.52%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Coventry

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Coventry

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Coventry

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Advertising
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (11.11%) Ticket Management
6 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
6 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (11.11%) GCIH
6 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM
6 1 (11.11%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) Information Security

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
2 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) GCIH
1 1 (11.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) VMware