The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 23 June 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 East / East Sussex
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 19
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 0 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 2.42% 7.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 12.28% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 13
Median daily rate - £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £311 £275
% change year-on-year -3.47% +13.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.75% -23.75%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 42 57 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 15.33% 19.72% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 36
Median daily rate £338 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £463 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in East Sussex

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in East Sussex

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Meraki
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware