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 3 months to 22 May 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
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 58 62
Rank change year-on-year -23 +4  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 12 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.95% 2.95% 2.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.06% 14.50% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 18
Median daily rate £335 £253 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.67% -8.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £150 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £490 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £305 £275
% change year-on-year -4.91% +10.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £19.63 £31.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.69% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £19.90 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.93 £43.10 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.14 £15.00 £16.98
% change year-on-year +7.60% -11.66%  

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 198 262 222
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 15.65% 20.31% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 210 135
Median daily rate £435 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +23.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Median hourly rate £21.50 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.45% -51.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.26 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.34% -12.50%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 22 May 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 3 months to 22 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +25 3 £488 +14.70%
Guildford - 2 £138 -
Woking -9 1 - - 4
Staines - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 - -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 23 (74.19%) Windows
3 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
4 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
6 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
7 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (25.81%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
7 8 (25.81%) Office 365
8 7 (22.58%) DNS
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco
8 7 (22.58%) SCCM
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) SLA
9 6 (19.35%) High Availability
9 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
9 6 (19.35%) Skype
9 6 (19.35%) AirWatch
10 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
10 5 (16.13%) VPN
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (16.13%) ISDN
10 5 (16.13%) LAN
10 5 (16.13%) PBX
10 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (12.90%) XenApp
11 4 (12.90%) DHCP

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 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (3.23%) QuickPlace
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) Skype
4 5 (16.13%) ISDN
4 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) PBX
4 5 (16.13%) Unified Communications
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 3 (9.68%) Firewall
6 3 (9.68%) WAN
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) 4G
8 1 (3.23%) FTP
8 1 (3.23%) Internet
8 1 (3.23%) NAS
8 1 (3.23%) SAN
8 1 (3.23%) SMTP
8 1 (3.23%) Telnet
8 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) DB2
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
3 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications Specialist
3 4 (12.90%) Voice Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support
4 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.23%) ODBC
3 1 (3.23%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
2 1 (3.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) SUSE
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) High Availability
3 2 (6.45%) DevOps
3 2 (6.45%) IT Audit
3 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
3 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
3 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
1 3 (9.68%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.45%) VBScript
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) LotusScript
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CCNP
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) AirWatch
3 3 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) Puppet
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.23%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) VMware
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Intel
5 3 (9.68%) McAfee
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
5 3 (9.68%) Veritas
6 2 (6.45%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) Lotus
7 1 (3.23%) Mitel
7 1 (3.23%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec