The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2010 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 2010 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2010
Rank 78 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.03% 3.37% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
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£298 £225 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.22% -56.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +8.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
198 178 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.33% 18.60% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 109 127
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £444 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £9.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +53.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

Exchange Server 2010
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2010 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Leeds region.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2010
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Exchange Server 2010 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Exchange Server 2010
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2010 across the Leeds region.

Exchange Server 2010 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2010
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010.

1 32 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 30 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 26 (81.25%) Windows
4 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (37.50%) Symantec
8 11 (34.38%) Migration
8 11 (34.38%) VMware
8 11 (34.38%) SCCM
9 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
9 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
10 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (28.13%) SCOM
11 6 (18.75%) vSphere
11 6 (18.75%) Lync
11 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
12 5 (15.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (15.63%) Postini
12 5 (15.63%) Google
12 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (15.63%) S/MIME
13 4 (12.50%) IBM
13 4 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 4 (12.50%) Lotus
13 4 (12.50%) EMC

Exchange Server 2010
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Exchange Server 2010 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 2010. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (18.75%) Lync
4 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (15.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (12.50%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (9.38%) IBM Notes
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
1 5 (15.63%) S/MIME
2 4 (12.50%) NAS
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Exchange Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Desktop Support
3 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Domino Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Messaging Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Exchange Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Support Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) CMDB
1 1 (3.13%) PKI
1 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (9.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) ITSM
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) High Availability
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
4 4 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.13%) UAG
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) SCCM
2 9 (28.13%) SCOM
3 5 (15.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
5 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Symantec
3 11 (34.38%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Postini
4 5 (15.63%) Google
5 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 4 (12.50%) Lotus
5 4 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (9.38%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Sun
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy