Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 86 86
Rank change year-on-year -36 0 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 34 41 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.17% 1.98% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.56% 12.85% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 37
Surrey median daily rate £225 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% +18.18% -15.38%
10th Percentile £132 £168 £132
90th Percentile £384 £371 £394
South East median daily rate £300 £325 £315
% change year-on-year -7.69% +3.17% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Surrey median hourly rate - £15.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -66.67% +200.00%
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £16.64
% change year-on-year -23.08% +17.19% +4.00%

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 397 319 520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.70% 15.37% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 194 388
Surrey median daily rate £470 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £220 £260
90th Percentile £586 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 16
Surrey median hourly rate £46.25 £19.75 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +134.18% -56.59% +136.36%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £22.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £30.75 £54.47
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.61% +20.27% +11.38%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 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
Woking +24 16 £140 +47.37%
Guildford -2 3 £148 -54.62% 4
Camberley -4 3 £300 -7.69% 3
Epsom -2 2 - - 4
Farnham +6 1 £140 -
Staines -12 1 £340 -
Cranleigh - 1 £140 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 30 (88.24%) Windows
3 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
3 25 (73.53%) Office 365
4 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (61.76%) LAN
4 21 (61.76%) WAN
5 20 (58.82%) Windows 7
6 18 (52.94%) MCSE
6 18 (52.94%) MCP
6 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (52.94%) SCCM
7 16 (47.06%) MCDST
7 16 (47.06%) DHCP
7 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
7 16 (47.06%) DNS
7 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (44.12%) ITIL
9 14 (41.18%) Citrix
10 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
11 7 (20.59%) XenApp
12 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
13 5 (14.71%) VMware
13 5 (14.71%) SLA
13 5 (14.71%) Cisco
13 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (11.76%) Migration
15 3 (8.82%) Change Management
15 3 (8.82%) Retail

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 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (73.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (61.76%) LAN
1 21 (61.76%) WAN
2 16 (47.06%) DHCP
2 16 (47.06%) DNS
2 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) SMTP
4 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Service Desk Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Service Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support
6 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Exchange Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.94%) EPoS
3 1 (2.94%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 20 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Migration
3 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (52.94%) MCP
1 18 (52.94%) MCSE
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (47.06%) MCDST
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.59%) XenApp
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Citrix
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 2 (5.88%) Ivanti
4 2 (5.88%) Juniper
5 1 (2.94%) HP