The median contractor rate for an Exchange Administrator was £280 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Exchange Administrator
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 601 644 620
Rank change year-on-year +43 -24  
Contract jobs requiring an Exchange Administrator 9 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.019% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.020% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 12
Median daily rate £280 £364 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.02% +22.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £355 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £373 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £375 £269
% change year-on-year -23.33% +39.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44656 51218 52310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.87% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28833 33387 32903
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1533 1989
Median hourly rate £18.10 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.42% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Exchange Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Exchange Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Administrator in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Administrator.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Administrator in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Administrator in the UK

Exchange Administrator
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England +20 6 £280 -20.56% 1
Scotland +36 3 - -
Glasgow - 3 - -
London -1 2 £250 -29.07%
Warrington - 2 £284 -
Cheshire - 2 £284 -
North West - 2 £284 -
South East +15 1 £325 -
Kent -2 1 £325 -
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £325 -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

Exchange Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Exchange Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Exchange Administrator in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 10 (62.50%) Office 365
3 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
8 3 (18.75%) PKI
8 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
9 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (12.50%) SCOM
9 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
10 1 (6.25%) DNS
10 1 (6.25%) Cisco
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
10 1 (6.25%) IIS
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (6.25%) ITIL
10 1 (6.25%) Symantec
10 1 (6.25%) Blackberry

Exchange Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (93.75%) MS Exchange
2 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
6 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (6.25%) IIS
6 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Office 365
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) PKI
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Email Management
3 1 (6.25%) Email Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Security Patching
3 1 (6.25%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Clearswift
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
South Yorkshire
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