Period
to 20 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 20 October 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 23 36
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 1 6 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.27% 3.35% 1.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 40.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £325 £315 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.17% -0.79% -
West Midlands median daily rate £275 £315 £350
% change year-on-year -12.70% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - -3.33% +5.52%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.13% 8.38% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 8
Median daily rate £275 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +15.38% +15.25%
10th Percentile £225 £242 £270
90th Percentile £321 £578 £399
West Midlands median daily rate £428 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +0.71% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +93.75% +29.03% -13.89%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Staffordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Staffordshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2019

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware