The median contractor rate for a Exchange Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Exchange Engineer
England / London
Rank 389 398 386
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 11 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.057% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 16
Median daily rate £300 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year - -42.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18463 20944 19902
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 94.98% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13124 15012 13730
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 285 369
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -12.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Exchange Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Engineer in London

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Engineer in London

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Engineer in London

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Engineer in London

Exchange Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Exchange Engineer
England

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Exchange Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Exchange Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (76.60%) Windows
2 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
3 27 (57.45%) MS Exchange
4 23 (48.94%) Windows Server
5 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (38.30%) VMware
6 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 16 (34.04%) Office 365
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
9 14 (29.79%) Firewall
9 14 (29.79%) Skype for Business
10 12 (25.53%) Cisco
11 10 (21.28%) Citrix
11 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
12 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (17.02%) ITIL
12 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
12 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
12 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
13 6 (12.77%) Finance
13 6 (12.77%) IIS
13 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.64%) Skype
14 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (10.64%) SaaS
14 5 (10.64%) SCCM
14 5 (10.64%) Migration
15 4 (8.51%) MSMQ

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 27 (57.45%) MS Exchange
2 17 (36.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (29.79%) Skype for Business
4 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (12.77%) IIS
6 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.04%) Office 365
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.64%) SaaS
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) Skype
3 4 (8.51%) DNS
4 3 (6.38%) DHCP
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
4 3 (6.38%) VoIP
5 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.26%) WAN
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.13%) Internet
6 1 (2.13%) MPLS
6 1 (2.13%) NAS
6 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Front Office
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) MSMQ
1 4 (8.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) Equities
2 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.13%) iPhone
2 1 (2.13%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 36 (76.60%) Windows
2 23 (48.94%) Windows Server
3 18 (38.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
4 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Android
5 3 (6.38%) Linux
6 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.26%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
2 5 (10.64%) Migration
3 4 (8.51%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.51%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (6.38%) CRM
5 2 (4.26%) Email Migration
5 2 (4.26%) High Availability
5 2 (4.26%) Statistics
5 2 (4.26%) Time Management
6 1 (2.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (2.13%) E-Discovery
6 1 (2.13%) Email Management
6 1 (2.13%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.13%) Multithreaded Programming
6 1 (2.13%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.13%) Network Management
6 1 (2.13%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) CCNA
1 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (70.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) vCloud
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.13%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) VMware
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) Cisco
4 10 (21.28%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) Juniper
6 2 (4.26%) NetApp
7 1 (2.13%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.13%) Dell
7 1 (2.13%) Symantec