Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 February 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 48 46
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.57% 1.39% 3.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.76% 7.00% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 15
Devon median daily rate - £150 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.84% -14.41%
South West median daily rate £323 £234 £250
% change year-on-year +37.97% -6.50% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Devon median hourly rate £30.00 - £17.00
10th Percentile £27.50 - £16.50
90th Percentile £32.50 - £19.10
South West median hourly rate £26.00 £25.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.97% +51.47% -20.93%

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 Devon with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 63 100 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 12.02% 19.88% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 64 74
Devon median daily rate £431 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.21% -6.67% -5.18%
10th Percentile £325 £160 £180
90th Percentile £580 £575 £496
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £354
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.93% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.65% +27.78% +63.64%
10th Percentile £22.70 £12.90 £16.50
90th Percentile £48.80 £23.50 £37.53
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year -28.89% -14.01% +96.25%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Devon

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Devon

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Devon

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Exeter -5 3 - - 1
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Sonus
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Skype
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Sonus
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware