Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 August 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 76 78
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 29 66 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.16% 2.58% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.95% 12.13% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 49 38
Surrey median daily rate £250 £281 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.87% -13.69% +25.00%
10th Percentile £147 £150 £141
90th Percentile £458 £500 £448
South East median daily rate £325 £340 £350
% change year-on-year -4.41% -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 12
Surrey median hourly rate £19.63 £31.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.70% +5.00% +93.55%
10th Percentile £15.36 £19.45 £15.53
90th Percentile £27.09 £43.15 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.26% +22.86% +11.11%

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 417 544 464
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 16.67% 21.28% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 407 292
Surrey median daily rate £440 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £263 £249 £261
90th Percentile £550 £563 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 21
Surrey median hourly rate £19.63 £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.44% -24.44% +38.46%
10th Percentile £15.25 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £24.85 £45.40 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £20.00
% change year-on-year -11.25% -1.41% +17.65%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Surrey

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Surrey

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Surrey

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Surrey

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. 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
Woking -6 7 £250 -41.18% 1
Leatherhead +17 5 £350 -9.68% 1
Guildford +5 5 £206 +5.77% 2
Staines +10 2 - -
Tadworth - 2 - -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 16 (55.17%) Office 365
5 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
7 9 (31.03%) Citrix
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (27.59%) SCCM
8 8 (27.59%) XenApp
8 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
9 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (24.14%) Migration
9 7 (24.14%) LAN
9 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) WAN
10 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (17.24%) DHCP
11 5 (17.24%) MCSE
11 5 (17.24%) MCP
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
12 4 (13.79%) McAfee
12 4 (13.79%) Intel
12 4 (13.79%) Veritas
12 4 (13.79%) McAfee ePO

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
2 7 (24.14%) LAN
2 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
3 6 (20.69%) WAN
4 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 3 (10.34%) Firewall
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) Skype
6 2 (6.90%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) 4G
7 1 (3.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.45%) WebEx
7 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Support
4 2 (6.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (10.34%) Linux
7 2 (6.90%) SUSE
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Migration
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.90%) DevOps
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.45%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.45%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
4 1 (3.45%) Security Patching
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) Python
3 1 (3.45%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (17.24%) MCP
2 5 (17.24%) MCSE
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.79%) MCDST
3 4 (13.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) CCNP
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) XenApp
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (13.79%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
4 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) Intel
4 4 (13.79%) McAfee
4 4 (13.79%) Veritas
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.90%) Samsung
6 2 (6.90%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.45%) CommVault
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Meraki
7 1 (3.45%) Mitel
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard