Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 14 December 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 63 84
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 +17
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 20 28 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.07% 3.01% 3.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.99% 12.07% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 47
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £317 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.18% +2.26% +20.39%
10th Percentile £308 £260 £174
90th Percentile £431 £410 £393
North East median daily rate £400 £320 £300
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.50 - £28.00
10th Percentile £13.55 - £24.23
90th Percentile £21.45 - £28.30
North East median hourly rate £17.50 - £28.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 182 232 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.88% 24.97% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 178 400
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +11.94% -25.35%
10th Percentile £315 £268 £230
90th Percentile £550 £606 £525
North East median daily rate £404 £375 £335
% change year-on-year +7.67% +11.94% -21.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 37
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.00 £10.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -64.29% +19.53%
10th Percentile £11.63 £7.89 £15.00
90th Percentile £21.50 £20.45 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.75 £11.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year +17.02% -56.88% +34.24%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Tyne and Wear

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Tyne and Wear

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Tyne and Wear

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Tyne and Wear

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 19 £400 +26.18% 6
Wallsend - 1 - -
MS Exchange
North East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) SCCM
2 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (70.00%) Oracle RAC
4 14 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (70.00%) 3PAR
4 14 (70.00%) SCOM
4 14 (70.00%) XenApp
4 14 (70.00%) XenDesktop
4 14 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (70.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (70.00%) Security Hardening
4 14 (70.00%) vCenter Server
4 14 (70.00%) Oracle
4 14 (70.00%) BMC
4 14 (70.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 13 (65.00%) EMC
5 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Linux
7 11 (55.00%) Windows
7 11 (55.00%) ITIL
8 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (50.00%) HP
8 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
8 10 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 10 (50.00%) GitLab
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Server Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Mobility Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Server Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Server Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Server Support
6 2 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.00%) Android
7 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 14 (70.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 14 (70.00%) Performance Tuning
1 14 (70.00%) Security Hardening
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Statistics
5 2 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Server Building
6 1 (5.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (95.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (70.00%) XenApp
2 14 (70.00%) XenDesktop
3 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) SCCM
2 14 (70.00%) SCOM
2 14 (70.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 14 (70.00%) vCenter Server
3 10 (50.00%) Puppet
3 10 (50.00%) vMotion
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (10.00%) AirWatch
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (10.00%) XenMobile
6 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) 3PAR
1 14 (70.00%) BMC
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) EMC
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 10 (50.00%) HP
3 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) McAfee
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell