Period
to 16 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 August 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 73 88
Rank change year-on-year +20 +15 -22
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 32 81 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.78% 3.86% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.79% 15.82% 4.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 52 5
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £300 £285 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +50.00% -14.61%
10th Percentile £203 £225 £111
90th Percentile £431 £335 £294
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £300 £285 £190
% change year-on-year +5.26% +50.00% -14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +148.89% -
10th Percentile £24.85 £26.90 £10.33
90th Percentile £31.18 £36.20 £12.78
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year - +148.89% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 232 512 218
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.42% 24.38% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 331 160
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £313 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.81% -27.21% +32.31%
10th Percentile £253 £225 £236
90th Percentile £529 £493 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £320 £430
% change year-on-year +17.19% -25.58% +32.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 39 9
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +133.33% -34.25%
10th Percentile £9.50 £15.00 £10.10
90th Percentile £40.00 £36.00 £15.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -1.79% +115.38% -28.77%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
4 19 (59.38%) Skype for Business
5 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (53.13%) Office 365
7 14 (43.75%) SharePoint
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
8 13 (40.63%) SCCM
8 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
9 12 (37.50%) Migration
9 12 (37.50%) DHCP
9 12 (37.50%) DNS
10 11 (34.38%) ITIL
10 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (31.25%) VMware
11 10 (31.25%) Skype
11 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
12 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (28.13%) SMS
13 8 (25.00%) MCSE
13 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 8 (25.00%) Citrix
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (25.00%) AppSense
13 8 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (25.00%) XenApp
13 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 25 (78.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 19 (59.38%) Skype for Business
3 18 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 8 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) Office 365
2 7 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) DHCP
1 12 (37.50%) DNS
2 10 (31.25%) Skype
3 9 (28.13%) SMS
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) SMTP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (15.63%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Desktop Support
1 7 (21.88%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.25%) Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) REST
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Android
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Migration
2 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Software Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Content Management
5 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) API Development
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.13%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 8 (25.00%) MCSE
5 7 (21.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (21.88%) MCSA
6 6 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (18.75%) Degree
7 5 (15.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (25.00%) XenApp
2 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.88%) XenServer
4 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (40.63%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Netcool
2 4 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) AppSense
3 8 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Trend Micro