The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 26 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -17 -5  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.15% 1.27% 2.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.50% 8.96% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Median daily rate £228 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £247 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £390 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year -3.35% +12.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +8.19% -19.73%  

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 143 67 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.95% 14.19% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 35 89
Median daily rate £525 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £39.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.10% -11.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Essex

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Essex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Essex

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Essex

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Colchester +13 2 £228 -39.33%
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
7 1 (11.11%) Adobe
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) MCSA

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Flash
1 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam
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