Period
to 25 April 2018

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 25 April 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 95 107
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 -35
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 66 67 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.77% 1.85% 1.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.39% 10.67% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 53 53
Hampshire median daily rate £200 £345 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.03% +9.52% -7.01%
10th Percentile £128 £230 £227
90th Percentile £425 £474 £460
South East median daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +19.40% -9.46%
10th Percentile £14.20 £16.95 £14.80
90th Percentile £24.50 £23.00 £18.75
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.38% +12.14% +9.38%

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 703 628 728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.87% 17.33% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 383 500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £210 £237 £263
90th Percentile £558 £523 £507
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 26
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.75 £27.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.55% -27.63% +216.67%
10th Percentile £11.31 £16.25 £14.38
90th Percentile £80.73 £56.49 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £19.63 £17.77
% change year-on-year +1.91% +10.44% -3.95%

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 25 April 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Hampshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 April 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
Basingstoke +1 13 £265 -41.11% 8
Fareham +5 11 £150 -20.00% 3
Hook +5 7 £334 +2.62%
Southampton +5 6 £350 +29.63% 2
Portsmouth -5 5 £300 -33.33%
Farnborough -8 4 £215 -46.25%
Gosport - 4 £570 -
Petersfield - 3 £113 - 1
Winchester -1 2 £156 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £200 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 58 (87.88%) Active Directory
2 49 (74.24%) Windows
3 47 (71.21%) Microsoft
4 36 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 26 (39.39%) Office 365
5 26 (39.39%) VMware
6 25 (37.88%) Security Cleared
7 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (28.79%) Citrix
9 17 (25.76%) McAfee
9 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
11 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
11 13 (19.70%) Migration
11 13 (19.70%) Firewall
12 12 (18.18%) DHCP
12 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (18.18%) ITIL
12 12 (18.18%) DNS
12 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
12 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (16.67%) Skype for Business
13 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (16.67%) Skype
14 10 (15.15%) vSphere
14 10 (15.15%) SCOM
15 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
15 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
15 9 (13.64%) Problem Management

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 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
2 11 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (12.12%) IIS
4 7 (10.61%) Apache
4 7 (10.61%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.52%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.55%) Acrobat
2 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.55%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (39.39%) Office 365
2 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.03%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) Firewall
2 12 (18.18%) DHCP
2 12 (18.18%) DNS
3 11 (16.67%) Skype
4 9 (13.64%) SAN
5 7 (10.61%) Internet
6 6 (9.09%) LAN
7 5 (7.58%) WAN
7 5 (7.58%) Wireless
8 4 (6.06%) NetScaler
8 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.06%) VPN
9 3 (4.55%) VLAN
9 3 (4.55%) VoIP
10 2 (3.03%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.03%) SMS
11 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MSI
2 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.52%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.52%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (7.58%) Military
2 1 (1.52%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (13.64%) Analyst
1 9 (13.64%) IT Support
1 9 (13.64%) Support Engineer
2 7 (10.61%) Consultant
2 7 (10.61%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) IT Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Messaging Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.55%) Author
6 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Support Technician
6 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Author
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) PKI
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (74.24%) Windows
2 36 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.64%) Unix
7 8 (12.12%) Solaris
8 6 (9.09%) Windows 10
9 4 (6.06%) Linux
9 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (4.55%) AIX
10 3 (4.55%) Windows NT
10 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.52%) Android
11 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.52%) VMS
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Migration
2 12 (18.18%) ITIL
3 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 9 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (10.61%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (9.09%) Patch Management
6 4 (6.06%) Change Management
6 4 (6.06%) ERP
6 4 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (6.06%) Service Management
7 3 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.55%) Disk Encryption
7 3 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (4.55%) Traceability Matrix
8 2 (3.03%) Application Virtualisation
8 2 (3.03%) Demand Management
8 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.03%) SDLC
8 2 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.03%) C
4 1 (1.52%) C#
4 1 (1.52%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) VBScript
4 1 (1.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.09%) MCSE
6 3 (4.55%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.52%) MCP
7 1 (1.52%) PMP
7 1 (1.52%) RHCE
7 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (87.88%) Active Directory
2 23 (34.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.15%) vSphere
4 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 7 (10.61%) XenApp
6 6 (9.09%) XenServer
7 4 (6.06%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.55%) BitLocker
8 3 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (4.55%) VirtualBox
9 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.52%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) SCOM
2 8 (12.12%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (10.61%) WSUS
4 6 (9.09%) SCCM
5 4 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (4.55%) Backup Exec
7 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (3.03%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (1.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.52%) Netcool
8 1 (1.52%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 47 (71.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (39.39%) VMware
3 19 (28.79%) Citrix
4 17 (25.76%) McAfee
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle
6 6 (9.09%) HP
6 6 (9.09%) Symantec
7 4 (6.06%) Sophos
8 3 (4.55%) Acronis
8 3 (4.55%) Adobe
8 3 (4.55%) Kaspersky
8 3 (4.55%) Lumension
8 3 (4.55%) Polycom
8 3 (4.55%) Veeam
8 3 (4.55%) Veritas
9 2 (3.03%) Avaya
9 2 (3.03%) Cisco
9 2 (3.03%) Dell
9 2 (3.03%) EMC
9 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds