Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 62 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -49
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 31 24 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.96% 1.90% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.58% 10.76% 10.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 14
West Sussex median daily rate £133 £228 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.76% -24.79% +10.00%
10th Percentile £109 £130 £206
90th Percentile £262 £390 £360
South East median daily rate £300 £325 £330
% change year-on-year -7.69% -1.52% +9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
West Sussex median hourly rate £19.63 £31.25 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.20% +92.31% +8.33%
10th Percentile £15.79 £30.13 £15.05
90th Percentile £25.79 £33.38 £21.85
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £19.63 £16.39
% change year-on-year -15.92% +19.74% +2.44%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 199 223 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 18.97% 17.68% 20.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 133 125
West Sussex median daily rate £365 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.35% +1.37% +11.45%
10th Percentile £130 £215 £207
90th Percentile £538 £500 £489
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 16
West Sussex median hourly rate £43.75 £34.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.68% +97.13% +9.51%
10th Percentile £18.81 £21.66 £15.50
90th Percentile £50.63 £52.25 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +4 21 £141 -48.17%
Horsham +4 10 £120 -7.69%
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
1 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
2 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
4 19 (61.29%) Office 365
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (48.39%) ITIL
6 11 (35.48%) VMware
6 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
7 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (32.26%) Cisco
7 10 (32.26%) Citrix
8 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
9 8 (25.81%) IP Telephony
9 8 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (25.81%) DNS
9 8 (25.81%) DHCP
9 8 (25.81%) Service Management
10 7 (22.58%) LAN
10 7 (22.58%) HP
11 6 (19.35%) SEO
11 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
11 6 (19.35%) Dell
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
12 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Exchange
Co-occurring 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 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (61.29%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DHCP
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
1 8 (25.81%) IP Telephony
1 8 (25.81%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 4 (12.90%) VLAN
4 3 (9.68%) 3G
4 3 (9.68%) 4G
4 3 (9.68%) ADSL
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
4 3 (9.68%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) PBX
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Support Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (22.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (16.13%) Service Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Technical Support
7 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) CMDB
1 3 (9.68%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
3 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
5 6 (19.35%) Windows 10
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
3 8 (25.81%) Service Management
4 6 (19.35%) SEO
5 3 (9.68%) Break/Fix
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Line Management
6 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCITP
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 2 (6.45%) MCSA
2 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) XenServer
4 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) HP
5 6 (19.35%) Dell
6 3 (9.68%) Draytek
6 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
6 3 (9.68%) Symantec
7 2 (6.45%) Kaseya
8 1 (3.23%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) BT
8 1 (3.23%) Intel
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) Remedy