The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 30 March 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.90% 4.05% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.00% 25.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £170 £120 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Exeter with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 20 12 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 12.66% 16.22% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £173 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.80% +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £155 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% +90.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Exeter

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Exeter region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Sophos
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Sophos
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle