The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leeds region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 69 73 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 6 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.57% 0.67% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 2.78% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £275 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.20 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-37.90% +22.85%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
170 216 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.18% 24.24% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 109 134
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 9
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2007
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Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Leeds region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Leeds region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Exchange Server 2007 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2007.

1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) SMTP
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) NAS
7 3 (25.00%) Veeam
7 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (16.67%) SLA
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Exchange Server 2007 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Lync
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
1 4 (33.33%) SMTP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
1 4 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) S/MIME
General
1 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Postini
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec