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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 2 July 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 76 69 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 +31
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 15 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.02% 1.37% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.85% 17.05% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
10th Percentile £182 £128 -
25th Percentile £200 £135 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £244 £188 £114
Median % change year-on-year +30.00% +63.80% -55.97%
75th Percentile £338 £200 £133
90th Percentile £358 £353 £237
England median daily rate £315 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -14.86% +5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £22.50 - £11.61
Median hourly rate £23.00 £27.42 £12.23
Median % change year-on-year -16.12% +124.29% -14.39%
75th Percentile £23.50 - £12.84
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £16.75 £17.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year -1.47% +4.62% -2.99%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 129 88 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.38% 8.04% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 66 46
10th Percentile £174 £155 £122
25th Percentile £305 £225 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £345 £450
Median % change year-on-year +15.94% -23.33% +20.00%
75th Percentile £509 £421 £524
90th Percentile £563 £498 £575
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
10th Percentile £21.50 £15.08 £12.20
25th Percentile £21.88 £15.19 £13.08
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £14.86
Median % change year-on-year +27.78% +21.11% +0.25%
75th Percentile £38.75 £23.17 £16.33
90th Percentile £47.75 £25.72 £17.03
England median hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +35.56% +12.50% +8.11%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for MS Exchange in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in the East Midlands

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +7 5 £200 +45.45% 5
Leicestershire -7 3 £325 +150.00%
Northamptonshire -13 3 £330 +69.23% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £263 - 1
Derbyshire -7 1 £225 +12.50%
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft 365
6 7 (50.00%) Azure
7 6 (42.86%) VMware
8 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
9 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
9 3 (21.43%) Migration
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 3 (21.43%) ITIL
9 3 (21.43%) DHCP
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 3 (21.43%) Citrix
9 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (21.43%) Server Management
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
9 3 (21.43%) Change Control
10 2 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
10 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
10 2 (14.29%) Veeam
10 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
10 2 (14.29%) SLA
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco
10 2 (14.29%) SQL

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (50.00%) Azure
3 1 (7.14%) AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Service Bus
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support
3 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Control
1 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
1 3 (21.43%) Server Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) ERP
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.14%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Aruba
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp