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 23 April 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 63 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.58% 1.07% 1.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.73% 6.48% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Median daily rate £175 £375 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +120.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £193 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £435 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £300 £290
% change year-on-year -3.75% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.28 £19.75 £17.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.56% +13.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  

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 113 108 172
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.24% 16.54% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 97
Median daily rate £415 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.57% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £203 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Median hourly rate £15.39 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.57% -6.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

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 23 April 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 April 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 +15 10 £170 -54.66% 2
MS Exchange
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
4 15 (65.22%) Cisco
5 14 (60.87%) ITIL
6 12 (52.17%) CCNA
6 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (52.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
8 8 (34.78%) Citrix
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (17.39%) HP Data Protector
11 4 (17.39%) Firewall
11 4 (17.39%) Internet
11 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
11 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (17.39%) HP
12 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 3 (13.04%) SQL
12 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
12 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
12 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
12 3 (13.04%) Wireless
12 3 (13.04%) vSphere
13 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
13 2 (8.70%) NAS

MS Exchange
Co-occurring 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Firewall
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 3 (13.04%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) ADSL
3 2 (8.70%) Extranet
3 2 (8.70%) Intranet
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) IPsec
4 1 (4.35%) Network Security
4 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.35%) RTP
4 1 (4.35%) SNMP
4 1 (4.35%) SSH
4 1 (4.35%) SSL
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) ASP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Field Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) iPhone
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
4 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.70%) Android
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.70%) Time Management
2 2 (8.70%) Web Development
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) Coaching
3 1 (4.35%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (4.35%) High Availability
3 1 (4.35%) ITSM
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) CCNA
1 12 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (52.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
1 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (4.35%) BMC
6 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
6 1 (4.35%) Lotus
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Sophos
6 1 (4.35%) Sun
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