The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 29 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.

Microsoft Exchange Server
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 23 30
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.06% 6.91% 2.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.33% 35.71% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £422 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - +7.74%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15 70 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 15.46% 19.34% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 29 21
Median daily rate £350 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.17% +11.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Warrington

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Warrington

For the 6 months to 29 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 Warrington region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) MOM
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware GSX
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) VB
1 2 (33.33%) VB6
1 2 (33.33%) VBScript
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) VMware GSX
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) MOM
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 2 (33.33%) VMware