Period
to 19 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 108 70
Rank change year-on-year +37 -38 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 94 52 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.71% 1.45% 2.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.95% 7.48% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 35 67
Hampshire median daily rate £288 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.32% +6.21% +17.95%
10th Percentile £128 £175 £253
90th Percentile £450 £475 £460
South East median daily rate £290 £343 £325
% change year-on-year -15.33% +5.38% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +12.50% -46.67%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.38 £14.80
90th Percentile £17.20 £22.38 £26.43
South East median hourly rate £16.26 £19.31 £16.14
% change year-on-year -15.81% +19.66% +0.88%

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 674 695 854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.40% 19.33% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 412 503
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £218 £244 £264
90th Percentile £509 £513 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 28
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.42 £26.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.21% -28.08% +119.75%
10th Percentile £11.91 £16.95 £14.50
90th Percentile £80.73 £58.12 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.29 £21.50
% change year-on-year -9.16% -0.98% +22.86%

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 January 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
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 January 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 -6 17 £183 - 1
Hook +8 14 £290 -12.12% 1
Portsmouth +3 11 £300 -33.33%
Southampton +2 9 £350 +9.80% 6
Petersfield - 6 £135 - 1
Fareham - 4 £150 - 2
Bordon - 2 £145 -
Farnborough +5 1 £140 -65.00% 3
Winchester - 1 £400 - 2
Eastleigh - 1 £235 -
Aldershot - 1 £200 - 1
Fleet - 1 £275 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 78 (82.98%) Windows
2 77 (81.91%) Active Directory
3 51 (54.26%) Microsoft
4 50 (53.19%) Windows Server
5 47 (50.00%) Office 365
6 46 (48.94%) Exchange Server 2010
7 34 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (29.79%) Security Cleared
9 26 (27.66%) Skype for Business
9 26 (27.66%) VMware
10 22 (23.40%) Skype
10 22 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (22.34%) Management Information System
12 20 (21.28%) SC Cleared
13 17 (18.09%) Migration
14 16 (17.02%) Hyper-V
14 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
15 15 (15.96%) PaintShop Pro
15 15 (15.96%) Adobe
15 15 (15.96%) MS Visio
15 15 (15.96%) SharePoint
15 15 (15.96%) Acrobat
15 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (14.89%) LAN
16 14 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (13.83%) SDLC
17 13 (13.83%) Citrix
18 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (12.77%) WAN
18 12 (12.77%) Incident 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 46 (48.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (27.66%) Skype for Business
3 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (15.96%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.38%) IIS
6 3 (3.19%) Apache
6 3 (3.19%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Acrobat
1 15 (15.96%) MS Visio
1 15 (15.96%) PaintShop Pro
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 47 (50.00%) Office 365
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.26%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.06%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) Skype
2 14 (14.89%) LAN
3 12 (12.77%) WAN
4 9 (9.57%) Firewall
5 8 (8.51%) IP Telephony
5 8 (8.51%) VoIP
6 5 (5.32%) SAN
7 4 (4.26%) VPN
8 3 (3.19%) DHCP
8 3 (3.19%) DNS
8 3 (3.19%) Internet
8 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.13%) Network Security
9 2 (2.13%) Wireless
10 1 (1.06%) SMS
10 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.06%) Finance
1 1 (1.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (15.96%) Author
1 15 (15.96%) Technical Author
2 13 (13.83%) Analyst
3 11 (11.70%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Consultant
4 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.57%) Messaging Consultant
6 8 (8.51%) Active Directory Support
7 7 (7.45%) Build Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Lync Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
7 7 (7.45%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.38%) Messaging Support
8 6 (6.38%) Support Consultant
9 5 (5.32%) IT Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) IT Support
10 4 (4.26%) Exchange Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Clustering
3 3 (3.19%) PKI
4 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.06%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 78 (82.98%) Windows
2 50 (53.19%) Windows Server
3 34 (36.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (12.77%) Windows 10
6 12 (12.77%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.45%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.32%) Unix
8 5 (5.32%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.26%) Android
9 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
9 4 (4.26%) Solaris
10 2 (2.13%) Linux
11 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.09%) Migration
2 13 (13.83%) SDLC
3 12 (12.77%) Incident Management
4 11 (11.70%) ITIL
5 9 (9.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (9.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (8.51%) Change Management
7 6 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.32%) Analytics
8 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.26%) ERP
9 4 (4.26%) Server Building
10 3 (3.19%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (3.19%) Service Desk Management
11 2 (2.13%) Patch Management
11 2 (2.13%) Time Management
12 1 (1.06%) Mobile Device Management
12 1 (1.06%) Service Delivery Management
12 1 (1.06%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.57%) SQL
2 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (11.70%) MCSE
5 9 (9.57%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.26%) MCSA
7 1 (1.06%) CCIE
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.06%) Degree
7 1 (1.06%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (81.91%) Active Directory
2 22 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.02%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.70%) vSphere
5 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.06%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.06%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (7.45%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (6.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (6.38%) SCCM
2 6 (6.38%) SCOM
3 4 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.19%) AirWatch
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.19%) WSUS
5 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.13%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.06%) Netcool
6 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (54.26%) Microsoft
2 26 (27.66%) VMware
3 15 (15.96%) Adobe
4 13 (13.83%) Citrix
5 10 (10.64%) McAfee
6 8 (8.51%) Avaya
6 8 (8.51%) Polycom
7 6 (6.38%) Symantec
8 5 (5.32%) HP
8 5 (5.32%) Lumension
8 5 (5.32%) Oracle
9 4 (4.26%) MobileIron
10 3 (3.19%) Borland
10 3 (3.19%) Veritas
11 2 (2.13%) Cisco
11 2 (2.13%) Dell
11 2 (2.13%) EMC
11 2 (2.13%) IBM
11 2 (2.13%) Juniper
11 2 (2.13%) NetApp