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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 98 84 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -33
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 11 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 1.66% 2.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 8.21% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 6
Median daily rate £325 £240 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -22.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £313 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £9.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
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
250 341 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.87% 20.27% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 198 112
Median daily rate £400 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% +3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.05 £31.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.50% -42.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.05 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
3 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
4 14 (45.16%) Citrix
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
4 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (35.48%) SAN
7 10 (32.26%) NetApp
7 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
8 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (25.81%) ITIL
9 8 (25.81%) LAN
9 8 (25.81%) WAN
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco
10 7 (22.58%) SCCM
11 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
11 6 (19.35%) Legal
11 6 (19.35%) SQL
12 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (16.13%) HP
12 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
13 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (12.90%) Symantec

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 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) SAN
2 8 (25.81%) LAN
2 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) FTP
5 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Exchange Support
7 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) Clustering
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
1 1 (3.23%) iSeries
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) PKI
1 1 (3.23%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) Windows 7
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.68%) Unix
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.45%) Linux
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Change Control
2 3 (9.68%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) Server Patching
3 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
3 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Kanban
4 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) TDD
4 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CITP
2 1 (3.23%) MCITP
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO22301
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
4 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 3 (9.68%) XenApp
6 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (22.58%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) SCOM
3 2 (6.45%) DameWare
3 2 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.45%) WSUS
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.23%) Opsview
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Citrix
3 10 (32.26%) NetApp
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) HP
6 4 (12.90%) Symantec
7 3 (9.68%) Veeam
8 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.45%) iManage
8 2 (6.45%) SAP
9 1 (3.23%) CommVault
9 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (3.23%) EMC
9 1 (3.23%) IBM
9 1 (3.23%) Intel
9 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle
9 1 (3.23%) Polycom
9 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow