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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 86 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 12 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 1.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +20.77%
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
294 203 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.92% 18.17% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 141 117
Average daily rate £425 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £454 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 £12.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 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 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Migration
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) SCCM
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Change Control
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Law
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) Symantec
8 2 (14.29%) Dell
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) MCITP
8 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (14.29%) IronPort

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
3 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) PBX
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Telepresence
2 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Wintel Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Migration Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) IronPort
6 1 (7.14%) Lotus
6 1 (7.14%) Rackspace