Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 18 October 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 41 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 -16 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.59% 1.17% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.40% 7.84% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Portsmouth median daily rate £235 £325 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.69% +22.64% -17.06%
10th Percentile £120 £313 £188
90th Percentile £488 £338 £371
Hampshire median daily rate £328 £308 £363
% change year-on-year +6.50% -15.17% +15.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £21.75 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £11.50 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -36.11% +12.50% +1.59%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 47 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 15.36% 14.87% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 23
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £288 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -26.28% +18.18%
10th Percentile £241 £152 £186
90th Percentile £491 £502 £538
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 4
Portsmouth median hourly rate £53.35 £43.50 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.63% -24.35% +82.54%
10th Percentile £46.67 £17.20 £44.23
90th Percentile £60.02 £56.38 £61.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.34 £42.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year -54.49% +16.44% +65.91%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Portsmouth

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Portsmouth

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Portsmouth

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
5 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
5 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) McAfee
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) MCSA
6 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Office 365
6 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (36.36%) Skype
6 4 (36.36%) Server Building
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE
7 3 (27.27%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) VMware
8 2 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 2 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) Solaris
8 2 (18.18%) Android
8 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Build Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Android
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Server Building
2 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) CCIE
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) McAfee
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp