Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 80 74
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6 -24
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 13 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.92% 0.96% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.54% 6.77% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 10
Median daily rate £300 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.24% +7.41% +0.75%
10th Percentile £178 £198 £132
90th Percentile £360 £400 £370
East of England median daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
East of England median hourly rate £14.82 £15.14 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.10% -39.46% +75.44%

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 82 192 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.72% 14.12% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 83 108
Median daily rate £375 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £213 £276 £262
90th Percentile £551 £620 £608
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.86% +150.00% -3.45%
Median hourly rate £14.82 £27.50 £18.82
% change year-on-year -46.12% +46.14% -0.96%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Hertfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

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 6 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
Hemel Hempstead -2 6 £325 -10.34%
St Albans - 1 £155 -
MS Exchange
East of England

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

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2016
2 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) VMS
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management

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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (28.57%) VMS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (28.57%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft