Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 70 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 -14 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.80% 1.40% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.71% 7.93% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 21
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £325 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +103.13% -30.43%
10th Percentile £278 £121 £81
90th Percentile £411 £428 £238
South West median daily rate £400 £315 £244
% change year-on-year +26.98% +29.23% -17.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £14.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +29.03% -3.44%
10th Percentile £16.75 £18.50 £12.15
90th Percentile £18.25 £19.50 £16.52
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £28.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +41.07% +53.42% -9.02%

MS Exchange is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 112 164 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.82% 17.65% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 110 120
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.15% -7.53%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £150
90th Percentile £490 £575 £530
South West median daily rate £380 £363 £373
% change year-on-year +4.83% -2.82% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £54.50 £25.00 £14.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.00% +69.78% -3.44%
10th Percentile £15.70 £20.10 £12.15
90th Percentile £58.75 £36.75 £16.52
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +22.81% -27.39% +96.25%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 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
Gloucester -4 5 £300 -7.69% 1
Cirencester +2 3 £338 +181.25%
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (66.67%) Office 365
4 7 (58.33%) Migration
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (50.00%) SCCM
5 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (41.67%) Forcepoint
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) SLA
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
7 4 (33.33%) AlienVault
8 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (25.00%) SQL
8 3 (25.00%) Citrix
9 2 (16.67%) HP
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 2 (16.67%) VoIP
9 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (16.67%) SAN
9 2 (16.67%) Email Migration
9 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

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 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Services Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Migration Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) ICT Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Email Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) BitLocker
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) AirWatch
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Forcepoint
3 4 (33.33%) AlienVault
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Lumension