Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 19 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 10 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.47% 1.30% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.71% 6.70% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £120 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +191.67% -54.46% -12.17%
10th Percentile £313 £110 £163
90th Percentile £435 £203 £293
East Midlands median daily rate £300 £281 £244
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £16.50 - £11.00
10th Percentile £16.25 - £10.50
90th Percentile £16.75 - £11.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +1.96% +2.00% -28.57%

MS Exchange is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 103 179 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.15% 19.39% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 135 81
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £243 £274 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +63.64% -31.25%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.30 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.75 £120.75 £11.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% +25.00% -3.45%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Northamptonshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Northampton -1 4 £325 +170.83%
Kettering - 1 - -
MS Exchange
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) SCCM
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (30.00%) AppSense
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) CCNA
8 2 (20.00%) VoIP
8 2 (20.00%) MCSE
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (20.00%) Skype
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (20.00%) SCOM
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 2 (20.00%) Office 365
9 1 (10.00%) Windows 8

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Skype
4 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) VSAN
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Communications Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Content Management
1 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (10.00%) Presales
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VCAP
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) AppSense
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee