Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 83 84
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 45 51 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.69% 2.17% 2.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.72% 10.69% 10.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 40
Surrey median daily rate £250 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.93% +3.85% +51.16%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £116
90th Percentile £396 £500 £445
South East median daily rate £310 £325 £330
% change year-on-year -4.62% -1.52% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Surrey median hourly rate £27.50 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +83.33% -50.00% +114.29%
10th Percentile £26.25 £13.10 £19.10
90th Percentile £28.75 £36.85 £32.50
South East median hourly rate £16.58 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -10.38% +12.12% +3.13%

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 Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 463 477 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.37% 20.32% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 336 365
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £209 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £403 £375
% change year-on-year -0.62% +7.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.00% -27.27% +37.50%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £15.88
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.00 £40.15
South East median hourly rate £19.30 £21.33 £18.68
% change year-on-year -9.53% +14.17% +14.67%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +9 16 £250 -50.00% 2
Guildford 0 7 £148 -29.76% 6
Leatherhead +7 4 £350 -9.68% 2
Staines +8 2 - - 1
Epsom -21 2 - -
Camberley - 2 £300 -
Tadworth - 2 - -
Farnham +16 1 £140 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 44 (97.78%) Active Directory
2 36 (80.00%) Windows
3 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (66.67%) Office 365
4 20 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
5 19 (42.22%) LAN
6 18 (40.00%) WAN
7 17 (37.78%) DNS
7 17 (37.78%) SCCM
8 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 15 (33.33%) Citrix
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (33.33%) MCSE
9 15 (33.33%) MCP
10 14 (31.11%) DHCP
10 14 (31.11%) XenApp
11 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (28.89%) MCDST
11 13 (28.89%) ITIL
12 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
13 10 (22.22%) VMware
14 9 (20.00%) Migration
15 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
16 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
16 6 (13.33%) SLA
16 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
17 5 (11.11%) Cisco
17 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

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 16 (35.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) LAN
2 18 (40.00%) WAN
3 17 (37.78%) DNS
4 15 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 14 (31.11%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) Firewall
6 2 (4.44%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) Skype
6 2 (4.44%) SMTP
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) NAS
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support
5 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (4.44%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) XML
1 2 (4.44%) XSLT
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.22%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 36 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.67%) Linux
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.44%) SUSE
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (6.67%) Change Management
3 3 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (4.44%) Change Control
4 2 (4.44%) DevOps
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Data Privacy
5 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.22%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.22%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.22%) Network Management
5 1 (2.22%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.22%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.44%) Python
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VB
3 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (33.33%) MCP
1 15 (33.33%) MCSE
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (28.89%) MCDST
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) CCNP
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCSA
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (97.78%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) XenApp
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.44%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.44%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.22%) SCOM
4 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) Citrix
3 10 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) Intel
5 3 (6.67%) McAfee
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.67%) Veritas
6 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.44%) Samsung
6 2 (4.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.22%) Meraki
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard