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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 42 49
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 10 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.52% 3.66% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 17.65% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 2
Median daily rate £325 £350 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +35.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £250 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £600 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £275
% change year-on-year -3.35% +12.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.75% -23.75%  

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 100 136 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 15.17% 20.76% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 96 66
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -6 8 £328 -2.96%
Chippenham -3 1 - -
MS Exchange
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Office 365
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Migration
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
7 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (15.38%) SAP
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
9 4 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (15.38%) ERP
9 4 (15.38%) Pegasus
9 4 (15.38%) Pegasus Opera
9 4 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (15.38%) QAD
9 4 (15.38%) VMware
9 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) SailPoint
9 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012

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
1 13 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) 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 18 (69.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (7.69%) Skype
2 2 (7.69%) 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%) ERP Support
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Support
3 4 (15.38%) Systems Support
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Migration Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Office 365 Specialist
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) SailPoint
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.85%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) Business Development
3 3 (11.54%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) 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 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Pegasus
2 4 (15.38%) QAD
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) VMware