Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Exchange Engineer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Exchange Engineer
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 594 544 542
Rank change year-on-year -50 -2 -47
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 38 72 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.081% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 55
London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £183 £207 £206
90th Percentile £538 £446 £438
England median daily rate £303 £325 £313
% change year-on-year -6.92% +4.00% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £19.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -31.82% -31.72%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.75 £16.84
90th Percentile £13.50 £14.25 £21.77
England median hourly rate £39.50 £13.50 £25.80
% change year-on-year +192.59% -47.67% +15.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44252 42345 44555
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.99% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32037 30120 31401
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 548 553 693
London median hourly rate £20.22 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.07% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.35 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.57
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%

Exchange Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 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
Central London -6 9 £386 -0.32% 2
West London -12 3 £206 -43.10%
South London -35 1 £350 -
North London - 1 £230 -
Exchange Engineer
England

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 24 (63.16%) Office 365
2 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
5 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 9 (23.68%) SCCM
6 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
7 8 (21.05%) Skype
7 8 (21.05%) VMware
8 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
9 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
9 6 (15.79%) Citrix
10 5 (13.16%) Banking
11 4 (10.53%) Task Automation
11 4 (10.53%) Migration
11 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
11 4 (10.53%) Linux
12 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
12 3 (7.89%) SQL
12 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
12 3 (7.89%) ITIL
12 3 (7.89%) DNS
12 3 (7.89%) Cisco
12 3 (7.89%) HP

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.63%) GroupWise
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Office 365
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 2 (5.26%) SaaS
5 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.63%) IaaS
5 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) Skype
2 3 (7.89%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) MPLS
3 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.26%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) SMTP
3 2 (5.26%) VoIP
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.63%) Multicast
4 1 (2.63%) NAS
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
3 1 (2.63%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Android
5 3 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.63%) Unix
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
1 4 (10.53%) Migration
1 4 (10.53%) Task Automation
2 3 (7.89%) Business Continuity
2 3 (7.89%) Change Management
2 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (7.89%) ITIL
2 3 (7.89%) Release Management
3 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
3 2 (5.26%) Records Management
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
3 2 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) MCSE
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCDST
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) MCSA
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.63%) UAG
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Cacti
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.63%) Ionix
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.63%) SCSM
3 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.63%) vMotion
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) AppSense
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Compaq
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) NetScout
5 1 (2.63%) Nortel
5 1 (2.63%) Novell
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Veritas
5 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard