Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 6 months to 24 May 2018 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 24 26
Rank change year-on-year -18 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 2 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.72% 4.91% 4.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.60% 23.21% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 7
Watford median daily rate £105 £200 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.50% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £103 £200 £105
90th Percentile £108 £375 £187
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £363 £123
% change year-on-year -3.45% +195.92% -67.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £13.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +89.66% +3.57% -9.24%

MS Exchange is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 27.80% 21.13% 19.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 22
Watford median daily rate £475 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +6.06% +4.76%
10th Percentile £173 £231 £120
90th Percentile £618 £571 £586
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £405 £450
% change year-on-year -1.23% -10.00% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Watford median hourly rate £14.00 - £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -37.08% +27.14% +17.85%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Watford

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Watford

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) TOWER Software
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) TOWER Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware