Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 62 64
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 31 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.70% 3.03% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.34% 15.92% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 18
West Sussex median daily rate £175 £133 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -41.76% -24.79%
10th Percentile £135 £109 £130
90th Percentile £288 £262 £389
South East median daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.48% -46.40% +92.31%
10th Percentile £15.50 £15.75 £30.13
90th Percentile £30.60 £25.43 £33.38
South East median hourly rate £17.33 £16.50 £19.63
% change year-on-year +5.03% -15.92% +18.94%

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 332 201 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 28.89% 19.05% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 127 140
West Sussex median daily rate £433 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.33% +1.35% +2.07%
10th Percentile £250 £130 £214
90th Percentile £544 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 12
West Sussex median hourly rate £25.50 £42.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £15.18 £15.83 £20.62
90th Percentile £41.38 £50.25 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £19.34 £22.00
% change year-on-year +65.46% -12.09% +18.92%

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 16 November 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in West Sussex over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 16 November 2018. 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 18 £140 -0.88% 2
Worthing - 7 £275 - 1
Gatwick - 4 £281 - 2
Haywards Heath - 2 £225 -
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
3 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
4 19 (61.29%) Office 365
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (38.71%) Cisco
8 11 (35.48%) VMware
8 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
9 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
9 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (32.26%) DNS
9 10 (32.26%) ITIL
9 10 (32.26%) DHCP
10 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
10 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
10 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
11 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
11 7 (22.58%) XenApp
11 7 (22.58%) Change Management
11 7 (22.58%) Citrix
12 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (19.35%) Apple
12 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
12 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business

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 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (19.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (61.29%) Office 365
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) DHCP
1 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) Network Security
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
3 4 (12.90%) Skype
4 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (9.68%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) 2nd Line Support
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) IBM Storwize
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) Windows 10
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (22.58%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Data Deduplication
5 2 (6.45%) Line Management
5 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Decision-Making
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.23%) ITSM
6 1 (3.23%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (3.23%) Process Management
6 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) MCITP
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.45%) IBM Certification
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.45%) MCP
5 2 (6.45%) MCSA
5 2 (6.45%) VCAP
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) Active Directory
2 7 (22.58%) Hyper-V
2 7 (22.58%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Cisco
3 11 (35.48%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix
5 6 (19.35%) Apple
6 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
6 3 (9.68%) F5
6 3 (9.68%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) Fortinet
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Proofpoint
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) Symantec
7 2 (6.45%) Veeam
8 1 (3.23%) IronPort
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat