Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 77 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 -47
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 23 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.17% 1.47% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.33% 7.21% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 12
West Sussex median daily rate £144 £225 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.11% -25.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £108 £130 £192
90th Percentile £419 £272 £411
South East median daily rate £290 £325 £314
% change year-on-year -10.77% +3.59% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £15.18 £16.25 £13.40
90th Percentile £25.03 £16.75 £26.20
South East median hourly rate £15.43 £19.50 £16.28
% change year-on-year -20.87% +19.78% +1.75%

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 203 208 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.17% 20.33% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 127 122
West Sussex median daily rate £435 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +5.26% +2.01%
10th Percentile £180 £222 £216
90th Percentile £538 £546 £554
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% +138.10%
10th Percentile £15.88 £18.58 £14.30
90th Percentile £48.75 £34.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -13.64% +14.29% +17.41%

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 18 February 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
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 18 February 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 0 13 £159 -32.09% 1
Horsham +1 4 £120 -7.69%
Haywards Heath - 4 £425 - 1
Burgess Hill +2 1 - - 2
MS Exchange
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 16 (69.57%) Office 365
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
4 13 (56.52%) ITIL
5 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (39.13%) LAN
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (34.78%) Citrix
8 7 (30.43%) Symantec
8 7 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
9 6 (26.09%) VLAN
9 6 (26.09%) Migration
9 6 (26.09%) VMware
10 5 (21.74%) IP Telephony
10 5 (21.74%) Service Management
10 5 (21.74%) Firewall
10 5 (21.74%) Back Office
10 5 (21.74%) MAPI
10 5 (21.74%) DNS
10 5 (21.74%) VBA
10 5 (21.74%) WAN
10 5 (21.74%) POP3
10 5 (21.74%) SMTP
10 5 (21.74%) DHCP
10 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP

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 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) VLAN
3 5 (21.74%) DHCP
3 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 5 (21.74%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) IMAP
3 5 (21.74%) IP Telephony
3 5 (21.74%) POP3
3 5 (21.74%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (21.74%) SMTP
3 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 5 (21.74%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) 3G
4 3 (13.04%) 4G
4 3 (13.04%) ADSL
4 3 (13.04%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.35%) PBX
5 1 (4.35%) SMS
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.70%) Messaging Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) CMDB
1 3 (13.04%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) High Availability
5 3 (13.04%) Break/Fix
5 3 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM
7 1 (4.35%) Line Management
7 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) MCP
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) DBS Check
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (95.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (17.39%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Symantec
4 6 (26.09%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) BT
7 1 (4.35%) Intel
7 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy