Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 37 37
Rank change year-on-year +27 0 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 28 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 12.02% 2.40% 2.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 65.12% 11.54% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 8
Dorset median daily rate £425 £249 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.85% +50.76% -52.86%
10th Percentile £300 £126 £102
90th Percentile £475 £356 £312
South West median daily rate £325 £330 £225
% change year-on-year -1.52% +46.67% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £8.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +351.43% - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +150.00% -10.82% +15.34%

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 Dorset with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 43 104 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 18.45% 20.76% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 67 38
Dorset median daily rate £375 £375 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.97% -22.93%
10th Percentile £296 £200 £149
90th Percentile £501 £464 £483
South West median daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.78% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +229.17% -25.00% +45.45%
10th Percentile £37.25 £8.38 £12.00
90th Percentile £43.15 £36.40 £32.95
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £32.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% +48.86% +25.71%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 2017. 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
Bournemouth +16 11 £300 +36.36% 2
Dorchester +6 1 - -
Weymouth - 1 - -
Wimborne - 1 - -
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 22 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
4 15 (53.57%) Migration
4 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
5 14 (50.00%) SAN
6 12 (42.86%) WSUS
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
7 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
7 11 (39.29%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (28.57%) McAfee
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
8 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
8 8 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 7 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (25.00%) MobileIron
9 7 (25.00%) Skype
9 7 (25.00%) AirWatch
9 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
9 7 (25.00%) Security Patching
9 7 (25.00%) Symantec
9 7 (25.00%) SCCM

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 22 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) Skype
3 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 6 (21.43%) LAN
4 5 (17.86%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.71%) IP Telephony
6 3 (10.71%) NAS
7 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 6 (21.43%) Back Office
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Analyst
2 15 (53.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (39.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 10 (35.71%) Support Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (21.43%) Active Directory Support
7 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Migration Analyst
8 4 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (21.43%) VAX
2 3 (10.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) Windows 7
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 8 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 6 (21.43%) Linux
6 6 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Migration
2 8 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 7 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 7 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) PowerShell
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CCNA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) WSUS
2 8 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (25.00%) AirWatch
3 7 (25.00%) SCCM
3 7 (25.00%) SCOM
3 7 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) McAfee
4 7 (25.00%) MobileIron
4 7 (25.00%) Symantec
5 6 (21.43%) Oracle
5 6 (21.43%) Sun
6 5 (17.86%) Veeam
7 4 (14.29%) Cisco
7 4 (14.29%) Sage
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago