Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 June 2018 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 60 69
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 21 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.54% 2.41% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.67% 14.22% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 22
Reading median daily rate £300 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.17% -20.13% -11.76%
10th Percentile £230 £106 £238
90th Percentile £425 £388 £469
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £318 £375
% change year-on-year -5.51% -15.33% -10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £36.08 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.50% -35.17% +297.50%
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £36.08 £55.65
% change year-on-year -49.42% -35.17% +297.50%

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 180 211 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 13.22% 16.98% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 117 195
Reading median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +1.91%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £259
90th Percentile £563 £580 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £52.50 £40.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% +30.19% +44.02%
10th Percentile £10.70 £17.87 £12.75
90th Percentile £41.20 £57.50 £117.83
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +52.08% -4.00% -39.02%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Reading

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Reading

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Reading over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Reading

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 10 (47.62%) Office 365
6 8 (38.10%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
9 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
10 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (14.29%) Finance
11 3 (14.29%) Migration
11 3 (14.29%) .NET
11 3 (14.29%) IIS
11 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 3 (14.29%) DHCP
11 3 (14.29%) DNS
11 3 (14.29%) SSL
11 3 (14.29%) Skype
11 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
11 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
11 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
11 3 (14.29%) SCCM
11 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing

MS Exchange
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 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 2 (9.52%) FileNet
4 2 (9.52%) IBM Domino
4 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) PaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 3 (14.29%) Skype
1 3 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) PBX
3 1 (4.76%) PSTN
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lotus Notes Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Domino Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
5 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Android
7 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Solaris
7 1 (4.76%) Unix
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) API Development
2 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Demand Management
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Borland
5 1 (4.76%) Capita
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Lumension
5 1 (4.76%) McAfee
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) WatchGuard