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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 25 32 27
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.47% 2.01% 1.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.36% 9.80% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £163 £190 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.47% -62.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £162 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £198 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +10.34%  

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 51 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 21.24% 20.48% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 23
Median daily rate £350 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £296 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.91% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Liverpool over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Liverpool

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (35.29%) Citrix
6 6 (35.29%) Office 365
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) XenApp
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (23.53%) SCCM
8 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (23.53%) LAN
8 4 (23.53%) WAN
8 4 (23.53%) Solaris
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) Unix
8 4 (23.53%) NetApp
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Operations
8 4 (23.53%) F5
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
9 3 (17.65%) Data ONTAP

MS Exchange
Top Related 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 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
5 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 3 (17.65%) NAS
2 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
1 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Support
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (17.65%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Storage Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Mobility Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Solaris
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 3 (17.65%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (5.88%) Android
7 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Operations
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Email Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Facilities Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) Server Building
4 1 (5.88%) Server Patching
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GxP
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) F5
4 4 (23.53%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Acronis
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Sourcefire
Liverpool, Merseyside
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