The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 23 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 29 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.57% 2.23% 2.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.38% 9.09% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Median daily rate £328 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £335 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £590 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £305 £275
% change year-on-year -5.32% +10.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £14.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.37% -10.60%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 52 77 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 16.72% 24.52% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 61 40
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% -5.00%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Swindon

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Swindon over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Swindon

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) Office 365
2 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
7 4 (19.05%) SailPoint
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (14.29%) Business Development
9 2 (9.52%) Firewall
9 2 (9.52%) Finance
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
10 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.76%) Skype
10 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
10 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
10 1 (4.76%) Programme Delivery
10 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (4.76%) Citrix

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 12 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (80.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) SailPoint
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Business Development
2 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Forcepoint
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee
2 1 (4.76%) VMware