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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 40 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 33 15 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.32% 1.70% 3.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.10% 7.89% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £104 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £291 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £13.10 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.91% -23.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+8.19% -2.40%
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
193 190 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.40% 21.49% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 115 114
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £415 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 7
Average hourly rate £31.60 £41.00 £13.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.92% +212.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £45.00 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Exchange 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 MS Exchange.

1 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
2 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
3 34 (69.39%) Windows
4 23 (46.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 22 (44.90%) VMware
6 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (26.53%) vSphere
9 12 (24.49%) Lync
9 12 (24.49%) Symantec
9 12 (24.49%) Cisco
10 11 (22.45%) HP
10 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
11 10 (20.41%) SCCM
11 10 (20.41%) Migration
11 10 (20.41%) VPN
11 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.37%) NetApp
12 9 (18.37%) SCOM
13 8 (16.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (14.29%) Unified Communications
14 7 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 7 (14.29%) Firewall
14 7 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
14 7 (14.29%) S/MIME
14 7 (14.29%) Postini

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 23 (46.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (24.49%) Lync
3 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (10.20%) IIS
7 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
8 2 (4.08%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.16%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) VPN
2 7 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) S/MIME
3 6 (12.24%) Wireless
4 5 (10.20%) MPLS
4 5 (10.20%) SAN
4 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.20%) IPsec
5 4 (8.16%) DHCP
5 4 (8.16%) DNS
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.04%) WLAN
7 1 (2.04%) WAN
7 1 (2.04%) VLAN
7 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Exchange Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) VMware Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) XMPP
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Replication
2 1 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (69.39%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.16%) SUSE
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Migration
2 8 (16.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.20%) Master Data Management
3 5 (10.20%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (10.20%) Service Management
3 5 (10.20%) Data Management
4 4 (8.16%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (8.16%) ITIL
5 3 (6.12%) ITSM
6 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.08%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.04%) ERP
7 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.04%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) CCNA
1 1 (2.04%) MCSE
1 1 (2.04%) MCSA
1 1 (2.04%) MCP
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.53%) vSphere
3 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
4 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (10.20%) Xen
7 3 (6.12%) Terminal Services
7 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) SCCM
2 9 (18.37%) SCOM
3 7 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.08%) SCOrch
5 2 (4.08%) WSUS
5 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.90%) VMware
3 12 (24.49%) Symantec
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco
4 11 (22.45%) HP
5 9 (18.37%) NetApp
6 7 (14.29%) Postini
6 7 (14.29%) Google
7 5 (10.20%) EMC
7 5 (10.20%) Citrix
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle
7 5 (10.20%) IBM
8 3 (6.12%) Veeam
9 2 (4.08%) BMC
9 2 (4.08%) Remedy
9 2 (4.08%) Dell
10 1 (2.04%) Sun
10 1 (2.04%) McAfee
10 1 (2.04%) Lotus
10 1 (2.04%) Juniper
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