The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 29 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 46 50
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 8 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.38% 1.11% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.39% 7.94% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £120 £130 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - +7.74%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 63 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 22.92% 14.03% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 43 33
Median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £240 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.75 £8.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +238.23% -57.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Gloucestershire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Gloucestershire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Gloucester -1 5 £120 -7.69%
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
6 4 (44.44%) HP
6 4 (44.44%) Netcool
6 4 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
6 4 (44.44%) VMware
6 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
6 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (33.33%) Wireless
7 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
7 3 (33.33%) Internet
7 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
7 3 (33.33%) Apple
7 3 (33.33%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) DHCP
7 3 (33.33%) DNS
7 3 (33.33%) SQL

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Live Communications Server
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MS Access
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Customer Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Customer Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
5 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Vista
7 2 (22.22%) Solaris
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Demand Management
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) DV Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) NetBackup
1 4 (44.44%) Netcool
1 4 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Unicenter
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
4 2 (22.22%) Meridio
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
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