Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 36 39
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.18% 2.94% 2.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.22% 11.67% 19.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 11
Liverpool median daily rate £125 £309 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.51% +34.24% -
10th Percentile £97 £283 £128
90th Percentile £180 £439 £438
Merseyside median daily rate £125 £313 £240
% change year-on-year -60.00% +30.21% +19.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% -10.38% -
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.90 £14.45
90th Percentile £15.85 £14.67 £18.35
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £16.00
% change year-on-year -12.83% -10.38% -

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 92 120 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.91% 25.21% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 62 40
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.24% -0.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £148
90th Percentile £578 £536 £529
Merseyside median daily rate £338 £385 £380
% change year-on-year -12.34% +1.32% +14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.83% -10.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.90 £14.45
90th Percentile £15.85 £15.93 £18.35
Merseyside median hourly rate £12.50 £14.34 £16.00
% change year-on-year -12.83% -10.38% +6.67%

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 18 October 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Office 365
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) HP
9 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (14.29%) Cisco
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
10 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
10 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
10 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 2 (14.29%) Android
10 2 (14.29%) XenApp
10 2 (14.29%) Veeam
10 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
10 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
10 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
10 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
10 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server

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 12 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) NAS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) IT Support
6 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Exchange Support
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Facilities Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Server Building
2 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (7.14%) Acronis
5 1 (7.14%) Meraki
5 1 (7.14%) Remedy