Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 October 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 137 55
Rank change year-on-year +59 -82 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 80 34 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.31% 0.88% 3.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.40% 4.41% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 16 103
Hampshire median daily rate £328 £318 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% -12.41% +15.08%
10th Percentile £129 £141 £256
90th Percentile £475 £356 £438
South East median daily rate £300 £325 £330
% change year-on-year -7.69% -1.52% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.11% +12.50% +1.59%
10th Percentile £9.75 £11.20 £15.00
90th Percentile £13.65 £20.45 £32.28
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% +9.09% +3.13%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 597 771 933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.21% 20.05% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 470 569
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.22%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £263
90th Percentile £488 £501 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 53 29
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.34 £42.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.49% +16.44% +65.91%
10th Percentile £12.60 £16.70 £13.12
90th Percentile £42.20 £59.31 £47.25
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £21.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year -10.15% +15.65% +14.65%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Basingstoke -5 13 £223 - 2
Portsmouth +3 11 £235 -27.69%
Hook +16 10 £288 +64.29% 1
Southampton +6 10 £334 +4.30% 2
Petersfield - 4 £135 - 1
Fareham +1 2 - - 3
Bordon - 2 £145 -
Eastleigh - 1 £235 - 3
Havant - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £400 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £210 - 1
Fleet - 1 £275 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 69 (86.25%) Windows
2 62 (77.50%) Active Directory
3 46 (57.50%) Windows Server
4 41 (51.25%) Microsoft
5 40 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 35 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (37.50%) Office 365
8 25 (31.25%) Skype for Business
9 20 (25.00%) VMware
10 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
10 19 (23.75%) Skype
11 18 (22.50%) Management Information System
12 17 (21.25%) Migration
13 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
14 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (17.50%) Windows 10
14 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (16.25%) Acrobat
15 13 (16.25%) Adobe
15 13 (16.25%) MCSE
15 13 (16.25%) SharePoint
15 13 (16.25%) MS Visio
15 13 (16.25%) PaintShop Pro
15 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (15.00%) SDLC
16 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
16 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
17 10 (12.50%) Windows 7

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 40 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (31.25%) Skype for Business
3 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (16.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Acrobat
1 13 (16.25%) MS Visio
1 13 (16.25%) PaintShop Pro
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.50%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.75%) Skype
2 9 (11.25%) Firewall
3 8 (10.00%) LAN
4 7 (8.75%) WAN
5 6 (7.50%) IP Telephony
5 6 (7.50%) VoIP
6 5 (6.25%) VPN
7 4 (5.00%) SAN
7 4 (5.00%) Unified Communications
8 3 (3.75%) DNS
8 3 (3.75%) Network Security
9 2 (2.50%) DHCP
9 2 (2.50%) PSTN
9 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.25%) VLAN
10 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Electronics
2 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Analyst
2 14 (17.50%) Support Engineer
3 13 (16.25%) Author
3 13 (16.25%) Technical Author
4 12 (15.00%) Active Directory Support
5 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Support
6 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Active Directory Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Lync Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Messaging Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Messaging Support
8 5 (6.25%) Migration Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.25%) Clustering
4 2 (2.50%) PKI
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 69 (86.25%) Windows
2 46 (57.50%) Windows Server
3 35 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (17.50%) Windows 10
7 10 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 8 (10.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.00%) Android
10 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
10 3 (3.75%) Unix
11 2 (2.50%) Linux
11 2 (2.50%) Solaris
12 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) Migration
2 12 (15.00%) SDLC
3 8 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (8.75%) Change Management
4 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
5 6 (7.50%) Incident Management
5 6 (7.50%) ITIL
6 5 (6.25%) Analytics
6 5 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.00%) Server Building
8 3 (3.75%) Data Encryption
8 3 (3.75%) Identity Management
9 2 (2.50%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.50%) Software Delivery
10 1 (1.25%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.25%) Service Management
10 1 (1.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.75%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 14 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (16.25%) MCSE
5 6 (7.50%) DV Cleared
6 4 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.00%) MCSA
7 3 (3.75%) CCNA
7 3 (3.75%) CCSA
8 2 (2.50%) CCDP
8 2 (2.50%) CCNP
9 1 (1.25%) CCIE
9 1 (1.25%) Degree
9 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.25%) VCAP
9 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.50%) vSphere
5 3 (3.75%) BitLocker
5 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.25%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) SCOM
2 6 (7.50%) SCCM
3 5 (6.25%) AirWatch
3 5 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.25%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 41 (51.25%) Microsoft
2 20 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (16.25%) Adobe
4 7 (8.75%) Citrix
5 6 (7.50%) Avaya
5 6 (7.50%) Symantec
6 5 (6.25%) McAfee
6 5 (6.25%) MobileIron
6 5 (6.25%) Polycom
7 3 (3.75%) NetApp
8 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.50%) Cisco
8 2 (2.50%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.25%) Acme Packet
9 1 (1.25%) CA
9 1 (1.25%) Lotus
9 1 (1.25%) Peregrine
9 1 (1.25%) Sonus
9 1 (1.25%) Spiceworks