The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 27 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.94% - 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £200 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - +7.74%  

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 Luton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15 22 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 14.56% 13.10% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 21
Median daily rate £365 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.15% -9.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £588 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.09%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Luton

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Luton

MS Exchange
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Luton region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Collaboration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Messaging Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Lotus
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft