Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 132 55
Rank change year-on-year +31 -77 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 59 50 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.66% 1.21% 3.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.41% 6.48% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 93
Hampshire median daily rate £338 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.75% -7.59% +16.00%
10th Percentile £204 £263 £258
90th Percentile £475 £451 £485
South East median daily rate £328 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -3.68% -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.48% +1.67% -
10th Percentile £16.50 £11.03 £14.40
90th Percentile £17.50 £20.78 £22.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.26% +22.86% +11.11%

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 627 772 790
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 17.61% 18.67% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 512 497
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £249 £275 £258
90th Percentile £500 £498 £502
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 57 29
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.63% +26.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £13.15 £13.95 £11.00
90th Percentile £44.50 £59.31 £40.87
South East median hourly rate £17.49 £19.72 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.30% -1.41% +17.65%

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 August 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 August 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
Southampton +3 7 £310 -11.43% 3
Portsmouth +1 7 £356 +9.62% 2
Basingstoke -17 7 £345 +15.00% 1
Hook +7 6 £290 -7.94%
Havant - 5 £325 -
Fareham -2 3 £200 -40.30% 3
Farnborough +10 2 £210 - 3
Eastleigh - 1 £235 - 1
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
3 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
4 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
5 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (50.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 23 (38.98%) Office 365
7 21 (35.59%) Skype for Business
8 16 (27.12%) VMware
9 15 (25.42%) Firewall
10 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
10 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (23.73%) Skype
11 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.64%) Migration
13 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
13 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
13 10 (16.95%) Windows 10
14 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (13.56%) Citrix
15 8 (13.56%) Replication
15 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
15 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (11.86%) Unified Communications
16 7 (11.86%) ITIL
16 7 (11.86%) MCSE
17 6 (10.17%) MS Visio
17 6 (10.17%) SQL

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 30 (50.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (35.59%) Skype for Business
3 10 (16.95%) SharePoint
4 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.47%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.69%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Acrobat
1 6 (10.17%) MS Visio
1 6 (10.17%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.98%) Office 365
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) Firewall
2 14 (23.73%) Skype
3 7 (11.86%) Unified Communications
4 6 (10.17%) PSTN
5 5 (8.47%) VPN
6 4 (6.78%) DNS
6 4 (6.78%) SAN
6 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.08%) DHCP
7 3 (5.08%) LAN
8 2 (3.39%) Network Security
8 2 (3.39%) WAN
9 1 (1.69%) SMTP
9 1 (1.69%) VLAN
9 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.69%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Military
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (20.34%) Analyst
1 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
2 8 (13.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (10.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (10.17%) Active Directory Support
3 6 (10.17%) Author
3 6 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (10.17%) Technical Author
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Migration Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Migration Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) IT Support
5 4 (6.78%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Messaging Support
6 3 (5.08%) Office 365 Specialist
6 3 (5.08%) Server Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Replication
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Clustering
3 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 51 (86.44%) Windows
2 36 (61.02%) Windows Server
3 30 (50.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (16.95%) Windows 10
7 8 (13.56%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.47%) Windows 8
9 4 (6.78%) Unix
10 2 (3.39%) Android
10 2 (3.39%) Solaris
11 1 (1.69%) Linux
11 1 (1.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.64%) Migration
2 7 (11.86%) ITIL
3 6 (10.17%) SDLC
4 5 (8.47%) Server Building
5 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.78%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.08%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.08%) Data Encryption
6 3 (5.08%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.39%) Change Management
7 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
7 2 (3.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Service Management
7 2 (3.39%) Software Delivery
8 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.69%) Network Design
8 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.17%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.86%) MCSE
5 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
6 4 (6.78%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (5.08%) CCNA
7 3 (5.08%) CCSA
7 3 (5.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.39%) CCDP
8 2 (3.39%) CCNP
8 2 (3.39%) MCSA
9 1 (1.69%) CCIE
9 1 (1.69%) Degree
9 1 (1.69%) Master's Degree
9 1 (1.69%) MCITP
9 1 (1.69%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (71.19%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.17%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.78%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.08%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
6 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.39%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (6.78%) SCOM
3 3 (5.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.08%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (5.08%) SCCM
4 2 (3.39%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.39%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.69%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.12%) VMware
3 8 (13.56%) Citrix
4 6 (10.17%) Adobe
5 4 (6.78%) Cisco
5 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.08%) McAfee
6 3 (5.08%) NetApp
6 3 (5.08%) Symantec
7 2 (3.39%) CA
7 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.39%) HP
7 2 (3.39%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.39%) Peregrine
7 2 (3.39%) Polycom
7 2 (3.39%) Remedy
7 2 (3.39%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.69%) Acme Packet
8 1 (1.69%) CommVault
8 1 (1.69%) Sonus