The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 91 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 14 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.94% 2.07% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.42% 11.55% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 4
Median daily rate £305 £300 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £196 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £335 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.58%
MS Exchange
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
218 277 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.65% 17.92% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 177 113
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £9.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -28.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (58.33%) VMware
4 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (27.78%) Citrix
7 10 (27.78%) ITIL
8 9 (25.00%) Cisco
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 8 (22.22%) SCCM
9 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
10 7 (19.44%) SAN
11 6 (16.67%) NetApp
11 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
11 6 (16.67%) Change Control
12 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (13.89%) Banking
12 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (13.89%) WAN
12 5 (13.89%) LAN
12 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.89%) SQL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (11.11%) IIS
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) SAN
2 5 (13.89%) LAN
2 5 (13.89%) WAN
3 4 (11.11%) VPN
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 5 (13.89%) Banking
1 5 (13.89%) Legal
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Law
4 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) VMware Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Messaging Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Unix
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Change Control
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Server Patching
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.56%) ITSM
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Change Management
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) MCITP
1 3 (8.33%) MCP
1 3 (8.33%) MCSA
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) ISO22301
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
6 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) DameWare
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (16.67%) NetApp
6 4 (11.11%) HP
6 4 (11.11%) Symantec
7 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) iManage
7 2 (5.56%) IronPort
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
7 2 (5.56%) Veeam
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.78%) Google
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle
8 1 (2.78%) Rackspace