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 3 months to 28 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 63 56
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 15 48 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.64% 3.92% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.44% 15.48% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 29 2
Median daily rate £215 £285 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.56% +47.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £256 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £330 £249
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £305 £275
% change year-on-year -4.91% +10.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £36.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.28% +224.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.40 £36.10 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.95 £36.90 £11.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -21.05%  

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 86 310 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.87% 25.31% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 202 82
Median daily rate £320 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £36.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +200.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £28.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +7.50% -0.91%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 3 months to 28 May 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 3 months to 28 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +26 15 £215 -24.56% 2
MS Exchange
North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) SharePoint
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
4 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (57.69%) Office 365
6 15 (57.69%) Skype for Business
6 15 (57.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
7 14 (53.85%) Skype
8 13 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
10 10 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (38.46%) DHCP
10 10 (38.46%) DNS
10 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (34.62%) ITIL
12 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
13 7 (26.92%) MCSE
14 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
14 6 (23.08%) Trend Micro
14 6 (23.08%) Visualisation
14 6 (23.08%) Android
14 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
14 6 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management

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 19 (73.08%) SharePoint
2 17 (65.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (57.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (57.69%) Skype for Business
4 13 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
5 10 (38.46%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (7.69%) IIS
7 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) Skype
2 10 (38.46%) DHCP
2 10 (38.46%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Network Security
3 1 (3.85%) SMTP
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Military
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Messaging Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Messaging Support
2 6 (23.08%) Support Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Collaboration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Support
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) REST
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server
4 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (23.08%) Android
5 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 4 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (15.38%) Content Management
4 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) API Development
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Email Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.85%) ITSM
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.85%) Server Patching
7 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) C#
1 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (26.92%) MCSE
5 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Netcool
1 4 (15.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Trend Micro
3 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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