Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 68 89
Rank change year-on-year +12 +21 -22
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 33 83 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.67% 3.67% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.47% 15.31% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 53 5
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £295 £285 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% +50.00% -14.61%
10th Percentile £204 £225 £111
90th Percentile £430 £337 £294
North East median daily rate £278 £288 £190
% change year-on-year -3.48% +51.32% -14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +148.89% -
10th Percentile £24.85 £26.90 £10.33
90th Percentile £31.18 £36.20 £12.78
North East median hourly rate £28.00 £28.00 £11.25
% change year-on-year - +148.89% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 228 542 228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.39% 23.94% 16.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 346 163
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £374 £315 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.73% -25.88% +30.77%
10th Percentile £252 £224 £250
90th Percentile £539 £463 £575
North East median daily rate £350 £318 £415
% change year-on-year +10.24% -23.49% +27.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 41 10
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.79% +115.38% -29.73%
10th Percentile £9.50 £15.00 £10.18
90th Percentile £40.00 £36.00 £15.90
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -1.79% +115.38% -29.73%

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 22 August 2017.

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 22 August 2017. 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 +14 33 £295 +3.51% 4
MS Exchange
North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
4 20 (60.61%) Skype for Business
5 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (51.52%) Office 365
7 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
7 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
7 14 (42.42%) SCCM
8 13 (39.39%) DHCP
8 13 (39.39%) DNS
8 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
9 12 (36.36%) Migration
10 11 (33.33%) VMware
10 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (33.33%) ITIL
11 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
11 10 (30.30%) Skype
12 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
12 9 (27.27%) XenApp
12 9 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (27.27%) AppSense
12 9 (27.27%) Citrix
12 9 (27.27%) SMS
13 8 (24.24%) MCSE
13 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
13 8 (24.24%) XenServer

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 26 (78.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (60.61%) Skype for Business
3 18 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (42.42%) SharePoint
5 8 (24.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (12.12%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (51.52%) Office 365
2 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) DHCP
1 13 (39.39%) DNS
2 10 (30.30%) Skype
3 9 (27.27%) SMS
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) SMTP
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (15.15%) Military
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Desktop Support
1 7 (21.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.06%) Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Wintel Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) REST
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
6 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Migration
2 11 (33.33%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Content Management
5 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) API Development
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.03%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.03%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C#
1 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (30.30%) SC Cleared
4 8 (24.24%) MCSE
5 7 (21.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (21.21%) MCSA
6 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 5 (15.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (27.27%) XenApp
2 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 8 (24.24%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) XenServer
4 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) Netcool
2 4 (12.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (12.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (33.33%) VMware
3 9 (27.27%) AppSense
3 9 (27.27%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) NetApp
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Trend Micro