The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
UK / Wales
Rank 53 69 53
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.99% 1.18% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.02% 7.55% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £170 £140 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% +12.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £19.75 £17.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.68
% change year-on-year - +9.02%  

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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 127 106 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 18.09% 15.61% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 63 64
Median daily rate £406 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £198 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £473 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £21.56 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Wales

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Wales over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Wales

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Wales

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
South Wales +21 13 £170 +21.42% 2
MS Exchange
UK

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 24 (80.00%) VMware
5 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 14 (46.67%) Cisco
8 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (40.00%) ITIL
10 11 (36.67%) CCNA
10 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (36.67%) Tivoli
10 11 (36.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (36.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
11 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
12 8 (26.67%) Unix
12 8 (26.67%) Symantec
12 8 (26.67%) Citrix
12 8 (26.67%) Clustering
12 8 (26.67%) SCCM
12 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
13 7 (23.33%) Confluence
13 7 (23.33%) Zenoss
13 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
13 7 (23.33%) MCollective
13 7 (23.33%) Puppet
13 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
13 7 (23.33%) High Availability

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (23.33%) Apache
1 7 (23.33%) Confluence
1 7 (23.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
3 2 (6.67%) ADSL
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Extranet
3 2 (6.67%) Intranet
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) NAS
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) IPsec
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security
4 1 (3.33%) RTP
4 1 (3.33%) SNMP
4 1 (3.33%) SSH
4 1 (3.33%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (23.33%) JIRA
1 7 (23.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Architect
1 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Architect
5 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) MCollective
2 6 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (26.67%) Unix
5 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (23.33%) AIX
6 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 6 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Android
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) High Availability
2 7 (23.33%) IT Governance
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
1 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) CCNA
1 11 (36.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (23.33%) PowerHA
4 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
6 2 (6.67%) vSphere
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.33%) XenApp
7 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Tivoli
1 11 (36.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (26.67%) SCCM
3 7 (23.33%) Ansible
3 7 (23.33%) Nessus
3 7 (23.33%) Packer
3 7 (23.33%) Puppet
3 7 (23.33%) Rundeck
3 7 (23.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 7 (23.33%) Zenoss
4 4 (13.33%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (80.00%) VMware
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco
4 8 (26.67%) Citrix
4 8 (26.67%) Symantec
5 7 (23.33%) IBM
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 7 (23.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (23.33%) Sonatype
6 4 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) Apple
7 2 (6.67%) Intel Security
7 2 (6.67%) SAP
7 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.67%) Sophos
8 1 (3.33%) arcserve
8 1 (3.33%) BMC
8 1 (3.33%) Lotus
8 1 (3.33%) Remedy
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