Period
to 12 November 2018

The median contractor rate for an Exchange Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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 Consultant
England > South East
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 376 372 357
Rank change year-on-year -4 -15 +27
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Consultant 5 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.024% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.025% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
South East median daily rate £450 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +36.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £415 £506 £289
90th Percentile £480 £519 £415
England median daily rate £433 £430 £388
% change year-on-year +0.58% +10.97% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
South East median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,575 15,716 15,770
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.42% 94.67% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,402 9,319 9,380
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £255 £238 £228
90th Percentile £582 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 601 645 786
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.89% -6.34% +7.45%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.24
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.75 £48.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.25
% change year-on-year -1.07% +2.47% +2.01%

Exchange Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Exchange Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Consultant in the South East

Exchange Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Consultant in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Consultant in the South East

Exchange Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Consultant in the South East

Exchange Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Consultant within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Thames Valley +12 3 £450 -12.20%
Berkshire -11 2 - -
Hampshire - 1 £413 -
Middlesex - 1 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Exchange Consultant
England

Exchange Consultant Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Exchange Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region featuring Exchange Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) SMTP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) BYOD
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy

Exchange Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft