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 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 64 63 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.06% 0.15% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.40% 0.86% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £290 £95 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +205.26% -65.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
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 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 117 116 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.91% 17.79% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 76 43
Median daily rate £375 £320 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% +4.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £526 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £11.50
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 20 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
5 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
6 15 (53.57%) Skype for Business
6 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
7 12 (42.86%) Office 365
7 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
8 11 (39.29%) DNS
8 11 (39.29%) DHCP
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
9 10 (35.71%) MS Office
10 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (32.14%) Skype
11 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (28.57%) MCSE
11 8 (28.57%) VMware
12 7 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
12 7 (25.00%) Blackberry
12 7 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
12 7 (25.00%) Android
12 7 (25.00%) Trend Micro
12 7 (25.00%) Visualisation

MS Exchange
Top Related 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 20 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 18 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (53.57%) Skype for Business
4 10 (35.71%) SharePoint
5 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (7.14%) IIS
9 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
2 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) DHCP
1 11 (39.29%) DNS
2 9 (32.14%) Skype
3 2 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) Firewall
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) SMTP
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Messaging Support
2 6 (21.43%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Messaging Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Support Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 4 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) REST
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (25.00%) Android
5 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 7 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) API Development
4 2 (7.14%) Content Management
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Email Migration
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) ITSM
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) C#
1 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) MCSE
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
5 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) Hyper-V
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 4 (14.29%) XenServer
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
1 4 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 7 (25.00%) Trend Micro
4 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 4 (14.29%) AppSense
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco