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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 31 36
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 16 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.49% 4.59% 3.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.03% 20.55% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 17
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £120 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - +7.74%  

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 133 146 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 20.72% 22.32% 15.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 104 69
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £205 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 +1 12 £375 +3.44%
MS Exchange
South West

MS Exchange
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (52.17%) Office 365
3 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (39.13%) Migration
4 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
5 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
6 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
7 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (21.74%) MS Office
9 4 (17.39%) SAP
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (17.39%) ERP
9 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
9 4 (17.39%) Pegasus Opera
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (17.39%) QAD
9 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008

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 12 (52.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (47.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) Skype
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Military
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Windows Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (17.39%) ERP Support
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) SAP Support
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Support
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Technician
5 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) CESG
1 2 (8.70%) Fat Client
1 2 (8.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) ERP
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Business Development
4 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) MCSE
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (8.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Pegasus
2 4 (17.39%) QAD
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Sophos
4 2 (8.70%) Veeam
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Forcepoint
5 1 (4.35%) Intel Security