Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 83 89
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 49 50 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.76% 2.16% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.77% 11.88% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 34
Surrey median daily rate £250 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +4.62% +34.02%
10th Percentile £135 £175 £115
90th Percentile £388 £488 £388
South East median daily rate £300 £325 £330
% change year-on-year -7.69% -1.52% +8.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Surrey median hourly rate - £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33% +114.29%
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £19.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year -15.92% +18.94% +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 455 421 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.30% 18.21% 19.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 278 373
Surrey median daily rate £460 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +10.94% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.50% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.50% -20.00% +35.14%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £15.50
90th Percentile £52.00 £45.00 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.14% +21.62% +12.91%

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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +19 21 £195 -61.00%
Guildford -6 6 £148 -48.70%
Camberley - 3 £300 -
Staines +7 2 £340 - 1
Leatherhead -6 2 £198 -43.57% 1
Epsom -15 2 - - 1
Farnham +16 1 £140 -
Tadworth - 1 - -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 48 (97.96%) Active Directory
2 38 (77.55%) Windows
3 37 (75.51%) Office 365
4 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Office
5 25 (51.02%) Windows 7
6 23 (46.94%) LAN
6 23 (46.94%) WAN
7 21 (42.86%) SCCM
8 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (40.82%) MCSE
8 20 (40.82%) DNS
8 20 (40.82%) MCP
8 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (38.78%) DHCP
9 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
10 18 (36.73%) Citrix
10 18 (36.73%) MCDST
11 16 (32.65%) ITIL
12 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
14 11 (22.45%) XenApp
14 11 (22.45%) Migration
15 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
16 7 (14.29%) VMware
17 6 (12.24%) Cisco
17 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
18 5 (10.20%) Windows 10
18 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
18 5 (10.20%) SLA

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 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 37 (75.51%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) LAN
1 23 (46.94%) WAN
2 20 (40.82%) DNS
3 19 (38.78%) DHCP
3 19 (38.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) SMTP
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) Skype
5 2 (4.08%) VLAN
5 2 (4.08%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.12%) Finance
1 3 (6.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) Service Desk Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) NHS
2 2 (4.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.04%) EPoS
3 1 (2.04%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (77.55%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Windows 7
3 12 (24.49%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.20%) Windows 10
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Migration
3 3 (6.12%) Change Management
3 3 (6.12%) Service Management
4 2 (4.08%) Change Control
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.08%) Project Management
5 1 (2.04%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.04%) Data Privacy
5 1 (2.04%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.04%) Network Management
5 1 (2.04%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.04%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) MCP
1 20 (40.82%) MCSE
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (36.73%) MCDST
3 2 (4.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (97.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) Citrix
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) Bloomberg
5 2 (4.08%) HP
5 2 (4.08%) Juniper
5 2 (4.08%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.08%) Samsung
6 1 (2.04%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.04%) Intel
6 1 (2.04%) McAfee
6 1 (2.04%) Meraki
6 1 (2.04%) NetApp
6 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec
6 1 (2.04%) Veritas
6 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard