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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 99 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.52% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.68% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +42.85%
Exchange Server 2013
West Yorkshire

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
293 299 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.76% 22.30% 21.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 183 161
Average daily rate £420 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) Change Control
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) MCITP
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (16.67%) IronPort
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Law
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
8 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (8.33%) CCNA
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Telepresence
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Wintel Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Desktop Migration Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Messaging Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (16.67%) IronPort
6 1 (8.33%) Rackspace