Period
to 19 February 2019

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 19 February 2019 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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 87 107
Rank change year-on-year -55 +20 -23
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 49 82 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.27% 2.30% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.27% 12.22% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 49 44
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £220 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +104.55% -36.69% +10.32%
10th Percentile £134 £126 £250
90th Percentile £581 £438 £473
South East median daily rate £330 £290 £325
% change year-on-year +13.79% -10.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.77% -35.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £17.63 £10.00 £17.65
90th Percentile £22.88 £17.20 £23.00
South East median hourly rate £17.75 £15.43 £19.50
% change year-on-year +15.04% -20.87% +19.78%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 782 671 669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 20.26% 18.79% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 358 412
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +4.58%
10th Percentile £313 £197 £250
90th Percentile £575 £529 £519
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 31
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.49 £19.34 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.46% -48.43% +87.50%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.90 £17.00
90th Percentile £50.40 £80.73 £71.84
South East median hourly rate £16.77 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -11.72% -13.64% +18.92%

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 2019. 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
Southampton -3 9 £488 +39.29% 3
Gosport - 7 £556 -
Farnborough -11 5 £135 -37.21% 1
Winchester +2 4 £414 +3.44%
Portsmouth -30 3 £475 +72.73% 1
Fareham -10 1 £275 +83.33% 2
Aldershot -13 1 £200 -
Basingstoke -19 1 - -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
3 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
4 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
4 22 (44.90%) Linux
5 18 (36.73%) Windows
5 18 (36.73%) Migration
6 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
7 15 (30.61%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (28.57%) VLAN
8 14 (28.57%) VMware
8 14 (28.57%) Cisco
8 14 (28.57%) VPN
8 14 (28.57%) Python
8 14 (28.57%) Terraform
9 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (24.49%) Office 365
10 12 (24.49%) Ansible
10 12 (24.49%) DevOps
11 11 (22.45%) Network Architecture
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
12 10 (20.41%) AIX
12 10 (20.41%) Network Security
12 10 (20.41%) Security Testing
12 10 (20.41%) Skype
13 9 (18.37%) Traceability Matrix
13 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (18.37%) Test Automation

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 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
3 8 (16.33%) Skype for Business
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.08%) MS Project Server
6 1 (2.04%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.04%) IIS
6 1 (2.04%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (30.61%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.49%) Office 365
3 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (18.37%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.12%) Yammer
6 2 (4.08%) IaaS
6 2 (4.08%) PaaS
6 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) VLAN
1 14 (28.57%) VPN
2 10 (20.41%) Network Security
2 10 (20.41%) Skype
3 9 (18.37%) DNS
4 6 (12.24%) NetScaler
5 5 (10.20%) SMTP
6 4 (8.16%) Firewall
7 3 (6.12%) SAN
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.04%) DHCP
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
8 1 (2.04%) LAN
8 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) MS Access
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (16.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Exchange Architect
3 9 (18.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
4 8 (16.33%) Technical Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Active Directory Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Messaging Consultant
7 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Office 365 Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Azure Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Build Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Office 365 Expert
8 2 (4.08%) Server Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Subject Matter Expert
8 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) LDAP
1 3 (6.12%) WAP
2 2 (4.08%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.04%) .NET
3 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.04%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) PKI
2 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.08%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Linux
2 18 (36.73%) Windows
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.41%) AIX
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 10
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) Unix
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Migration
2 12 (24.49%) DevOps
3 11 (22.45%) Network Architecture
4 10 (20.41%) Security Testing
5 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
5 9 (18.37%) Traceability Matrix
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (8.16%) ITIL
8 3 (6.12%) Change Control
8 3 (6.12%) CRM
9 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
9 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.08%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (4.08%) Server Building
9 2 (4.08%) Web Filtering
10 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Python
2 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.16%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.08%) C++
4 2 (4.08%) Go
4 2 (4.08%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (53.06%) Security Cleared
2 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
3 11 (22.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (18.37%) MCSE
5 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) CCIE
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) vSphere
3 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.12%) Xen
3 3 (6.12%) XenApp
3 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.12%) XenServer
4 2 (4.08%) Docker
5 1 (2.04%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.04%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (28.57%) Terraform
2 12 (24.49%) Ansible
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (6.12%) AirWatch
4 3 (6.12%) SCCM
4 3 (6.12%) SCOM
4 3 (6.12%) XenMobile
5 2 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.08%) Mesos
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.04%) Netcool
6 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (2.04%) Unicenter
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
2 14 (28.57%) VMware
3 9 (18.37%) Citrix
4 4 (8.16%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) CommVault
5 2 (4.08%) Google
5 2 (4.08%) McAfee
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) EMC
6 1 (2.04%) Meridio
6 1 (2.04%) Remedy
6 1 (2.04%) Sophos
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas