The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 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 2013 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 71 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 15 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.22% 0.31% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.85% 1.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 -
% change year-on-year
-11.29% -
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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
219 190 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.78% 19.47% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 119 151
Average daily rate £338 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £18.68 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.76% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.63 £13.40 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.74 £16.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Leeds region.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Exchange Server 2013 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 2013.

1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) MS Exchange
3 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (84.00%) Symantec
5 20 (80.00%) Windows
6 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (60.00%) VMware
8 14 (56.00%) SCOM
9 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (48.00%) Migration
11 11 (44.00%) VMware ESX
11 11 (44.00%) NetBackup
11 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (44.00%) SCCM
11 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (44.00%) NAS
11 11 (44.00%) vSphere
11 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (44.00%) EMC
11 11 (44.00%) IBM
12 9 (36.00%) Lotus
12 9 (36.00%) Lotus Domino
12 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (32.00%) Internet
14 7 (28.00%) Lync
14 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
14 7 (28.00%) Postini
14 7 (28.00%) Google
14 7 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Exchange Server 2013 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 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (92.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (36.00%) Lotus Domino
4 7 (28.00%) Lync
4 7 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (28.00%) IIS
5 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) NAS
2 8 (32.00%) Internet
3 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
3 7 (28.00%) S/MIME
4 1 (4.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Administrator
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (12.00%) Service Management
3 3 (12.00%) ITSM
3 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (44.00%) VMware ESX
3 11 (44.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) SCOM
2 11 (44.00%) NetBackup
2 11 (44.00%) SCCM
3 7 (28.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (12.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (84.00%) Symantec
3 15 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (44.00%) EMC
4 11 (44.00%) IBM
5 9 (36.00%) Lotus
6 7 (28.00%) Postini
6 7 (28.00%) Google