Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 January 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 > Dorset
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 20 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 22 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.12% 5.88% 2.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.00% 27.03% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 7
Dorset median daily rate £425 £234 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% +37.50% -33.98%
10th Percentile £180 £109 £113
90th Percentile £455 £438 £188
South West median daily rate £350 £238 £250
% change year-on-year +47.06% -4.80% -13.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Dorset median hourly rate £26.00 - £11.50
10th Percentile £25.50 - £11.25
90th Percentile £27.55 - £11.75
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £28.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -14.29% +77.78% -25.00%

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 Dorset with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 74 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 17.80% 21.76% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 51 23
Dorset median daily rate £425 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -2.99% +3.08%
10th Percentile £271 £110 £140
90th Percentile £650 £438 £544
South West median daily rate £400 £363 £369
% change year-on-year +10.34% -1.63% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Dorset median hourly rate £26.00 £12.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +116.67% -56.36% +12.24%
10th Percentile £25.50 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £27.55 £12.00 £46.10
South West median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -27.27% -20.00% +106.25%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Dorset

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Dorset

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Dorset over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Dorset

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Dorset

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Weymouth - 8 £300 -
Poole -5 4 - - 5
Wimborne +2 2 £425 -
Bournemouth -7 2 £200 -13.04% 6
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 15 (68.18%) Windows
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) Migration
3 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) Office 365
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (40.91%) Skype
6 9 (40.91%) Skype for Business
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
8 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
8 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
8 5 (22.73%) PBX
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 5 (22.73%) SCCM
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
9 4 (18.18%) AirWatch
9 4 (18.18%) SCOM
9 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (18.18%) MobileIron
9 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (18.18%) CRM
9 4 (18.18%) Symantec
10 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
11 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
11 2 (9.09%) Data Migration

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 13 (59.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (40.91%) Skype for Business
3 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Skype
2 5 (22.73%) PBX
3 1 (4.55%) LAN
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
5 4 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) IT Support
6 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Migration Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Lync Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Lync Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) CMDB
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Migration
2 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Release Management
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) MCSA
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCDBA
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) AirWatch
2 4 (18.18%) SCOM
2 4 (18.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) MobileIron
2 4 (18.18%) Symantec
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.55%) McAfee
3 1 (4.55%) OpenLink
3 1 (4.55%) VMware