The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 May 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 44 39
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 9 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.42% 2.04% 2.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.04% 9.49% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 10
Median daily rate £325 £319 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.96% -8.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £250 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £390 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £305 £275
% change year-on-year -5.32% +10.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £14.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.37% -10.60%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 112 137 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 17.64% 21.51% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 99 71
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.76% +2.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £578 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £36.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +178.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.68% -5.00%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Wiltshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 May 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
Swindon 0 8 £328 -6.42% 1
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Office 365
3 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
8 9 (34.62%) Migration
8 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
10 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
11 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (19.23%) VMware
11 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (15.38%) SAP
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
12 4 (15.38%) ERP
12 4 (15.38%) Pegasus
12 4 (15.38%) Pegasus Opera
12 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (15.38%) Business Development
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (15.38%) SailPoint

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 17 (65.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) ERP Support
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Support
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Support
4 3 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Migration Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Office 365 Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) SailPoint
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Business Development
2 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Pegasus
3 4 (15.38%) QAD
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee