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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 30 37
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.68% 3.98% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.43% 15.56% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 0
Median daily rate £325 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £323 £275
% change year-on-year -3.63% +17.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £15.63 £19.00
% change year-on-year +4.19% -17.76%  

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 42 90 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 12.50% 25.57% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 101 50
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 18 (85.71%) Office 365
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Migration
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) SailPoint
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
9 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
10 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
10 2 (9.52%) Business Development
10 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Firewall
10 2 (9.52%) VPN
10 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (9.52%) Skype
10 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (4.76%) Dell KACE
11 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
11 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (4.76%) Programme Delivery

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 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (52.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 18 (85.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (9.52%) Skype
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.76%) .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 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Development
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.76%) Nagios
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Dell KACE
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee
2 1 (4.76%) NetApp