Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Exchange Engineer was £353 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Exchange Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 91 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Engineer 2 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.52% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Reading median daily rate £353 £290 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.55% +28.89% -43.75%
10th Percentile £334 £238 £203
90th Percentile £373 £311 £238
Berkshire median daily rate £338 £295 £225
% change year-on-year +14.41% +31.11% -38.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1187 1344 1823
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.17% 90.63% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 725 1086
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £255 £228 £216
90th Percentile £575 £573 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 80 126
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.75 £43.28 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

Exchange Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Exchange Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Engineer in Reading

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Engineer in Reading

Exchange Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Engineer in Reading

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Exchange Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Exchange Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Records Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Exchange Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Debian
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Records Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft