Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Exchange Consultant was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Exchange Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 830 809
Rank change year-on-year +35 -21 -46
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Consultant 36 43 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.044% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.046% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 40
England median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.67% -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £265 £240 £325
90th Percentile £539 £480 £488
UK median daily rate £430 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +14.67% -6.25% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88968 93021 99725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 59275 61281 64512
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2638 3004 3828
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Exchange Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Exchange Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Consultant in England

Exchange Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Consultant in England

Exchange Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Consultant in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Consultant in England

Exchange Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Consultant in England

Exchange Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
London -1 18 £506 +35.09% 2
South West +15 7 £365 -14.12%
North of England +67 4 £278 -
South East -2 4 £513 +36.67%
North West - 4 £278 -
Midlands +25 2 £350 +12.00%
East Midlands +7 2 £350 +3.70%
East of England -20 1 - -
Exchange Consultant
UK

Exchange Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Exchange Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Exchange Consultant in the job title.

1 30 (83.33%) Migration
2 28 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 27 (75.00%) Office 365
4 18 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (36.11%) Skype for Business
7 12 (33.33%) Skype
8 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
11 5 (13.89%) PKI
11 5 (13.89%) Windows
11 5 (13.89%) PBX
12 3 (8.33%) DNS
12 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (8.33%) Lotus
12 3 (8.33%) IBM Notes
12 3 (8.33%) MCSE
12 3 (8.33%) Symantec
12 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
12 3 (8.33%) Email Migration
12 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (8.33%) Finance
12 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance

Exchange Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 28 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 18 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (36.11%) Skype for Business
4 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.33%) IBM Notes
6 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (75.00%) Office 365
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Skype
2 5 (13.89%) PBX
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.78%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Velocity
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) PKI
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Migration
2 3 (8.33%) Email Migration
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.56%) Task Automation
4 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Data Security
4 1 (2.78%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Lotus
2 3 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) NetApp