Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 111 130
Rank change year-on-year -12 +19 -65
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 55 57 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.45% 1.53% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.95% 8.96% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 47 42
Hampshire median daily rate £283 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.08% - -10.34%
10th Percentile £122 £200 £251
90th Percentile £512 £450 £437
South East median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.50 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.51% +21.88% -28.89%
10th Percentile £10.00 £16.95 £15.50
90th Percentile £25.00 £22.45 £16.50
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year +7.46% -34.95% +47.14%

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 692 636 758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.22% 17.08% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 387 521
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £240 £245 £275
90th Percentile £558 £513 £498
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 32 42
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -39.39% +179.66%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.53 £15.55
90th Percentile £43.75 £60.57 £59.13
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £19.22
% change year-on-year +27.85% -9.04% +3.88%

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 July 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 19 July 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 19 July 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
Fareham +8 13 £200 +6.67%
Basingstoke +18 9 £376 +9.06% 2
Gosport - 6 £570 -
Winchester -3 5 £285 -
Southampton -13 4 £350 +12.90%
Hook +5 3 £294 -5.24% 1
Portsmouth -7 3 £120 -59.15% 1
Farnborough -19 3 £220 +4.76%
Petersfield - 2 £170 -
Fleet - 1 - - 1
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 49 (89.09%) Active Directory
2 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 37 (67.27%) Windows
4 27 (49.09%) Windows Server
5 25 (45.45%) VMware
6 18 (32.73%) Citrix
7 17 (30.91%) Migration
7 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
7 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (29.09%) Office 365
9 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (23.64%) DNS
10 12 (21.82%) McAfee
10 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (21.82%) SCOM
10 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (20.00%) Skype
11 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 11 (20.00%) Skype for Business
11 11 (20.00%) Problem Management
12 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 10 (18.18%) DHCP
12 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (18.18%) SCCM
13 9 (16.36%) XenServer
13 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (16.36%) Firewall
14 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
14 8 (14.55%) XenApp

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 11 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 10 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (9.09%) Apache
4 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.09%) IIS
4 5 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.09%) Office 365
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.64%) DNS
2 11 (20.00%) Skype
3 10 (18.18%) DHCP
4 9 (16.36%) Firewall
5 8 (14.55%) NetScaler
6 6 (10.91%) SAN
7 5 (9.09%) Internet
8 4 (7.27%) VLAN
8 4 (7.27%) VPN
9 3 (5.45%) SMTP
9 3 (5.45%) Wireless
10 2 (3.64%) LAN
10 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.64%) VoIP
11 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.82%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.82%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.82%) MSI
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.91%) Military
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (18.18%) Analyst
1 10 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Consultant
3 8 (14.55%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (14.55%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Messaging Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) IT Support
5 6 (10.91%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Office 365 Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Support Technician
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
1 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.82%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) PKI
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Windows
2 27 (49.09%) Windows Server
3 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.91%) Unix
6 6 (10.91%) Windows 10
7 5 (9.09%) Linux
7 5 (9.09%) Solaris
8 4 (7.27%) AIX
8 4 (7.27%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.82%) VMS
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Migration
2 11 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (12.73%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (12.73%) ITIL
4 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 5 (9.09%) Service Management
6 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.27%) Disk Encryption
6 4 (7.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (7.27%) Traceability Matrix
7 3 (5.45%) Change Management
8 2 (3.64%) Application Virtualisation
8 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.64%) Demand Management
8 2 (3.64%) ITSM
8 2 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.64%) Project Management
9 1 (1.82%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) C
4 1 (1.82%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.09%) MCSE
5 3 (5.45%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.82%) MCP
6 1 (1.82%) PMP
6 1 (1.82%) RHCE
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (89.09%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.36%) XenServer
4 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
4 8 (14.55%) XenApp
5 7 (12.73%) vSphere
5 7 (12.73%) XenDesktop
6 5 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (7.27%) BitLocker
7 4 (7.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (7.27%) VirtualBox
8 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.64%) Xen
9 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) SCOM
2 10 (18.18%) SCCM
3 5 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (9.09%) WSUS
4 4 (7.27%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.27%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (3.64%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.82%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 25 (45.45%) VMware
3 18 (32.73%) Citrix
4 12 (21.82%) McAfee
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle
5 5 (9.09%) Sophos
6 4 (7.27%) Acronis
6 4 (7.27%) Kaspersky
6 4 (7.27%) Symantec
6 4 (7.27%) Veeam
7 1 (1.82%) Apple
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.82%) HP
7 1 (1.82%) Lotus
7 1 (1.82%) Polycom