Period
to 20 June 2019

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 20 June 2019 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
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 74 66
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 19 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.33% 2.43% 2.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.84% 11.93% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 22
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £168 £275 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.09% -5.17% +1.75%
10th Percentile £128 £255 £196
90th Percentile £488 £300 £400
North East median daily rate £160 £275 £275
% change year-on-year -41.82% - -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.64 £21.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.56% -23.21% -23.29%
North East median hourly rate £13.64 £21.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -36.56% -21.82% -24.66%

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 148 218 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.16% 20.34% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 162 126
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £364 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.71% +0.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £156 £261 £250
90th Percentile £577 £560 £528
North East median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.82 £15.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.53% -45.45% -2.65%
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £21.00 £29.90 £40.00
North East median hourly rate £12.00 £13.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year -12.73% -47.12% -7.96%

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 20 June 2019.

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 20 June 2019. 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 +17 17 £160 -41.82% 3
Sunderland - 1 £175 -
Tyneside - 1 - -
MS Exchange
North East

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 17 (89.47%) Office 365
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 14 (73.68%) Windows
4 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
5 11 (57.89%) Android
5 11 (57.89%) Apple iOS
6 10 (52.63%) Skype
6 10 (52.63%) AirWatch
7 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (36.84%) Migration
8 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (26.32%) SCCM
10 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
10 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
10 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
11 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (15.79%) OneDrive
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
12 2 (10.53%) SLA
13 1 (5.26%) Cisco
13 1 (5.26%) DHCP
13 1 (5.26%) NFS
13 1 (5.26%) DNS
13 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (5.26%) SAN
13 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
13 1 (5.26%) Degree

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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.79%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
3 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
3 11 (57.89%) Android
3 11 (57.89%) Apple iOS
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Workshop Facilitation
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) AirWatch
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (26.32%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.26%) VMware