The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
South East / West Sussex
Rank 60 62 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 -34  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 4 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.76% 0.67% 6.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.70% 3.70% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 21
Median daily rate £325 £250 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -36.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -7.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +10.34%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 108 108 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 20.65% 18.03% 23.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 45 70
Median daily rate £500 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.67% -12.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £223 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in West Sussex

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in West Sussex

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in West Sussex

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Burgess Hill - 1 £225 -
East Grinstead - 1 £425 -
MS Exchange
South East

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) Office 365
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 8 (53.33%) DHCP
5 8 (53.33%) MS Office
6 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (26.67%) Firewall
9 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (26.67%) VPN
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (20.00%) SSL
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (20.00%) ITIL
10 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (20.00%) ADSL
10 3 (20.00%) WAN
10 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (20.00%) Apple
10 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
10 3 (20.00%) Network Design
10 3 (20.00%) Windows 10

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (13.33%) IaaS
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (26.67%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) ADSL
4 3 (20.00%) NAS
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) SSL
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Support
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Email Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Cloud
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCITP
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSA
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) UAG
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec