Period
to 20 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 September 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 85 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 -24 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 17 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.50% 1.04% 2.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.06% 7.83% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 22
Hertfordshire median daily rate £249 £200 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.38% -51.22% +106.29%
10th Percentile £124 £122 £191
90th Percentile £369 £458 £450
East of England median daily rate £363 £335 £318
% change year-on-year +8.21% +5.26% +46.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £27.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +83.33% +9.09%
East of England median hourly rate £18.32 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -26.73% +66.67% +23.71%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 229 217 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.51% 13.30% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 120 117
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £153 £233
90th Percentile £575 £539 £575
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £447
% change year-on-year - +0.67% +11.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 5
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £56.25 £25.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.00% +66.67% -13.04%
10th Percentile £52.50 £16.50 £14.10
90th Percentile £60.80 £56.25 £34.50
East of England median hourly rate £28.25 £25.00 £26.22
% change year-on-year +13.00% -4.65% +16.53%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS Exchange in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £363 - 2
Watford -21 1 £120 +14.29% 3
MS Exchange
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
3 5 (71.43%) Skype
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 2 (28.57%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (28.57%) Architecture Roadmap
5 2 (28.57%) Architectural Design
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Azure
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Skype
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Rollout Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Architectural Design
1 2 (28.57%) Architecture Roadmap
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
1 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) Strategic Roadmap
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware