Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 February 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 30 28
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.98% 3.34% 4.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 16.67% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 14
Liverpool median daily rate £149 £275 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.91% +2.33% -46.25%
10th Percentile £92 £113 £131
90th Percentile £180 £350 £438
Merseyside median daily rate £149 £250 £240
% change year-on-year -40.50% +4.17% -52.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £16.00 £12.60
90th Percentile £14.50 £16.00 £121.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +15.63% +14.29% -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 56 90 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 15.82% 20.04% 24.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 57 76
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £265 £169
90th Percentile £594 £500 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.25 £17.13 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.47% +3.79% -
10th Percentile £9.88 £16.16 £12.70
90th Percentile £13.98 £18.59 £95.40
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £17.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year -27.01% +3.79% +26.92%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) HP
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) SCCM
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
6 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Veeam
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (28.57%) DHCP
6 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) EMC
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) DMZ
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Technician
2 2 (28.57%) IT Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior ICT Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Process Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 2 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
1 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
3 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
3 1 (14.29%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) CA
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Ivanti
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft