Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 58 66
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 8 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.44% 2.19% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.25% 11.11% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 9
Gloucestershire median daily rate £255 £204 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.15% +53.77% +1.92%
10th Percentile £174 £120 £121
90th Percentile £349 £366 £475
South West median daily rate £250 £295 £289
% change year-on-year -15.25% +2.16% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £26.00 £47.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -45.26% +179.41% -15.78%

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 97 135 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.45% 19.74% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 94 91
Gloucestershire median daily rate £410 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% -3.13% +5.26%
10th Percentile £232 £216 £252
90th Percentile £606 £525 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £376 £350
% change year-on-year +6.38% +7.43% -3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £28.75 £32.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +136.36% -31.25%
10th Percentile £18.38 £28.13 £9.28
90th Percentile £40.13 £40.63 £18.43
South West median hourly rate £26.00 £42.75 £31.25
% change year-on-year -39.18% +36.80% +54.82%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 -2 4 £255 +112.50% 2
Stroud - 2 £130 -
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) Office 365
5 4 (50.00%) vSphere
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (25.00%) Service Management
7 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (25.00%) XenApp
7 2 (25.00%) Clustering
7 2 (25.00%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (25.00%) ITIL
7 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (25.00%) CommVault

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 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Migration Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (25.00%) Security Patching
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (12.50%) Email Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Apple