Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 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
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 103 104
Rank change year-on-year +42 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 49 71 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.78% 2.04% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.13% 10.73% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 30
Median daily rate £481 £450 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.94% +89.47% -28.03%
10th Percentile £120 £251 £126
90th Percentile £525 £559 £445
South East median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
South East median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94% -12.82%

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 286 662 687
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.22% 18.99% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 424 376
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £301 £313 £225
90th Percentile £587 £612 £569
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 42
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -28.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £17.50 £12.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £58.00 £53.75 £78.66
Median hourly rate £19.31 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.73% -25.00% +14.29%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in Hampshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Hampshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in Hampshire.

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 5 June 2020. 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
Havant - 14 £500 -
Portsmouth +34 10 £120 -60.00% 1
Gosport +7 7 £425 -23.56%
Winchester +7 4 £513 +13.89%
Basingstoke +27 3 £140 -
Bordon - 2 - -
Farnborough +16 1 - - 1
Southampton +2 1 - - 2
Fleet - 1 £185 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
3 28 (57.14%) Office 365
4 23 (46.94%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
6 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
7 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
9 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
9 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Office
10 14 (28.57%) Migration
11 13 (26.53%) Internet
11 13 (26.53%) G Suite
12 11 (22.45%) Windows XP
12 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
12 11 (22.45%) IronPort
12 11 (22.45%) Proofpoint
13 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
13 10 (20.41%) Capacity Management
13 10 (20.41%) ServiceCenter
13 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2003
13 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
13 10 (20.41%) Remedy ITSM
13 10 (20.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 10 (20.41%) Windows Vista
13 10 (20.41%) MS Visio
13 10 (20.41%) VPN
13 10 (20.41%) HP
13 10 (20.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 10 (20.41%) Remedy

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 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.24%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.08%) Confluence
5 2 (4.08%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (20.41%) MS Visio
3 8 (16.33%) Acrobat
3 8 (16.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (57.14%) Office 365
2 13 (26.53%) G Suite
3 7 (14.29%) Azure
4 5 (10.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (6.12%) Power Platform
5 3 (6.12%) PowerApps
5 3 (6.12%) Yammer
6 2 (4.08%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) Internet
2 10 (20.41%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (20.41%) VPN
2 10 (20.41%) WebEx
3 9 (18.37%) Skype
4 4 (8.16%) DNS
5 3 (6.12%) PBX
6 2 (4.08%) DHCP
6 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) FTP
6 2 (4.08%) HTTP
6 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (4.08%) IPsec
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) SMTP
6 2 (4.08%) SSL
6 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.08%) tcpdump
6 2 (4.08%) WAN
6 2 (4.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.12%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Office 365 Architect
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
3 6 (12.24%) Desktop Support
3 6 (12.24%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (10.20%) IT Support
4 5 (10.20%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Office 365 Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Wintel Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Migration Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.08%) SOC Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Blackberry
1 9 (18.37%) Data Centre
1 9 (18.37%) PDA
2 4 (8.16%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) CESG
3 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.04%) BBC
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 22 (44.90%) Windows Server
3 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.45%) Windows XP
5 10 (20.41%) Windows 2000
5 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Vista
6 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.20%) Android
7 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
8 4 (8.16%) Linux
9 3 (6.12%) Windows 10
10 2 (4.08%) Solaris
10 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (28.57%) Migration
3 10 (20.41%) Capacity Management
3 10 (20.41%) ITSM
4 9 (18.37%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.29%) Fault Management
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) DevOps
8 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.08%) Computer Forensics
8 2 (4.08%) Cryptography
8 2 (4.08%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (4.08%) Information Security
8 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.08%) Malware Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) SIEM
8 2 (4.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.24%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CEH
5 2 (4.08%) CREST Certified
5 2 (4.08%) GIAC
5 2 (4.08%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) NCSC
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Snort
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) ServiceCenter
1 10 (20.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) IronPort
2 11 (22.45%) Proofpoint
3 10 (20.41%) Bomgar
3 10 (20.41%) HP
3 10 (20.41%) Peregrine
3 10 (20.41%) Remedy
3 10 (20.41%) VMware
4 8 (16.33%) Adobe
5 7 (14.29%) Citrix
6 3 (6.12%) Polycom
6 3 (6.12%) Sonus
7 2 (4.08%) Veeam
8 1 (2.04%) Apple
8 1 (2.04%) MobileIron