Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 27 February 2020 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 49 78
Rank change year-on-year +3 +29 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.26% 3.23% 2.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.44% 32.95% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 17
Oxfordshire median daily rate £138 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.33% +10.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £114 £142 £175
90th Percentile £210 £500 £394
South East median daily rate £336 £328 £300
% change year-on-year +2.52% +9.17% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £14.00
South East median hourly rate £16.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -23.08%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 73 88 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.77% 9.79% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 57 187
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -10.81% -3.65%
10th Percentile £138 £198 £266
90th Percentile £525 £553 £610
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 - £14.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £18.55
% change year-on-year +9.09% -11.06% -15.67%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Oxfordshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. 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
Oxford +17 8 £114 -44.50% 2
Abingdon - 2 £200 - 2
Kidlington +2 1 £475 - 1
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Office 365
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) Adobe
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) ERP
7 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Azure
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
8 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
8 1 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
8 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
8 1 (8.33%) PowerApps
8 1 (8.33%) Police
8 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) vSphere

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Azure
3 1 (8.33%) AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Power Platform
3 1 (8.33%) PowerApps
3 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) VLAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (8.33%) Police
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Deskside Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Expert
4 1 (8.33%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) CommVault
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas