Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 November 2017 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 Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 57 46
Rank change year-on-year -4 -11 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 6 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.06% 0.37% 3.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.79% 3.39% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 10
Leicestershire median daily rate £150 - £176
10th Percentile £122 - £107
90th Percentile £263 - £301
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £281 £238
% change year-on-year +6.67% +18.42% -22.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate £19.00 - £11.00
10th Percentile £13.50 - £10.00
90th Percentile £26.10 - £12.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +18.18% -12.00% -38.27%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 59 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.58% 10.83% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 37 48
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £188 £205 £213
90th Percentile £425 £485 £423
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Leicestershire median hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +38.89% -43.75%
10th Percentile £16.50 £14.15 £9.50
90th Percentile £44.00 £34.00 £25.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% +26.79% -9.68%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Exchange in Leicestershire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Leicester -5 2 £275 - 3
Lutterworth - 1 £130 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
MS Exchange
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (16.67%) MCTS
6 1 (16.67%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
6 1 (16.67%) Office 365
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
6 1 (16.67%) Skype
6 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) SLA
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) MCP

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp