The median contractor rate for an Exchange Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 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 Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 521 556 511
Rank change year-on-year +35 -45  
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 59 71 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 46 77
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £335 £313
% change year-on-year -26.86% +7.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +192.59% -66.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 - £40.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40257 46300 48376
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.74% 95.04% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26259 30600 30961
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1356 1863
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Exchange Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Engineer in England

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Engineer in England

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Engineer in England

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Engineer in England

Exchange Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 25 £385 +27.27% 8
South East +37 14 £250 -38.83% 1
North West +29 7 £283 -13.07% 2
South West +1 7 £193 -42.96% 2
East of England -8 4 £430 +14.66%
West Midlands +24 2 £220 - 1
Exchange Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Exchange Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (55.42%) Windows
2 41 (49.40%) Active Directory
3 40 (48.19%) MS Exchange
4 36 (43.37%) Office 365
5 34 (40.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
7 23 (27.71%) Migration
7 23 (27.71%) VMware
7 23 (27.71%) Windows Server
8 22 (26.51%) LAN
8 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (24.10%) Cisco
10 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (22.89%) Skype for Business
11 18 (21.69%) Exchange Server 2007
12 16 (19.28%) PowerShell
12 16 (19.28%) Skype
13 15 (18.07%) DNS
14 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (15.66%) Finance
15 12 (14.46%) Firewall
15 12 (14.46%) WAN
16 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (13.25%) SCCM
17 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
17 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
18 9 (10.84%) Citrix
18 9 (10.84%) DHCP

Exchange Engineer 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 40 (48.19%) MS Exchange
2 34 (40.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (22.89%) Skype for Business
4 18 (21.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (8.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (1.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (43.37%) Office 365
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.82%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (26.51%) LAN
2 16 (19.28%) Skype
3 15 (18.07%) DNS
4 12 (14.46%) Firewall
4 12 (14.46%) WAN
5 9 (10.84%) DHCP
6 8 (9.64%) PBX
7 6 (7.23%) SMTP
8 5 (6.02%) ADSL
8 5 (6.02%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.82%) VPN
10 3 (3.61%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.41%) DKIM
11 2 (2.41%) DMARC
11 2 (2.41%) VLAN
11 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.20%) IPv6
12 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Ant
1 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.20%) Maven
1 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Back Office
2 3 (3.61%) Games
2 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.41%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Local Government
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Front Office
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) .NET
1 1 (1.20%) RESTful
1 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) FMCG
4 3 (3.61%) iPad
4 3 (3.61%) iPhone
4 3 (3.61%) VAX
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) Equities
5 1 (1.20%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.20%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (55.42%) Windows
2 23 (27.71%) Windows Server
3 22 (26.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
7 8 (9.64%) Android
8 7 (8.43%) Linux
8 7 (8.43%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.82%) Unix
9 4 (4.82%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.61%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.20%) Debian
11 1 (1.20%) HPUX
11 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.20%) Solaris
11 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Migration
2 7 (8.43%) Records Management
3 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (6.02%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (4.82%) ITIL
5 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
5 3 (3.61%) Identity Management
5 3 (3.61%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.41%) Low Latency
6 2 (2.41%) Task Automation
6 2 (2.41%) Time Management
7 1 (1.20%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.20%) Compliance Management
7 1 (1.20%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (1.20%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (1.20%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.20%) Scrum
7 1 (1.20%) Security Management
7 1 (1.20%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.23%) VB
3 4 (4.82%) SQL
4 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.41%) Perl
4 2 (2.41%) Python
5 1 (1.20%) C#
5 1 (1.20%) C++
5 1 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.41%) Degree
5 2 (2.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.20%) GISP
6 1 (1.20%) MCDST
6 1 (1.20%) MCP
6 1 (1.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (2.41%) RMADS
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (49.40%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) vSphere
5 1 (1.20%) Samba
5 1 (1.20%) vCloud
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) SCCM
2 9 (10.84%) AirWatch
3 6 (7.23%) WSUS
4 5 (6.02%) NetBackup
4 5 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (2.41%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.20%) Cacti
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (1.20%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) VMware
3 20 (24.10%) Cisco
4 9 (10.84%) Citrix
5 8 (9.64%) Symantec
6 7 (8.43%) NetApp
7 5 (6.02%) MobileIron
7 5 (6.02%) Sophos
8 4 (4.82%) Sun
9 3 (3.61%) Veeam
10 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.20%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.20%) Google
10 1 (1.20%) HP
10 1 (1.20%) McAfee
10 1 (1.20%) NetScout
10 1 (1.20%) Qualys
10 1 (1.20%) SAP
10 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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