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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 79 76 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 1.61% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.61% 9.27% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 10
Median daily rate £360 £120 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -58.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £120 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £227 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £278 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.30% -3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.21
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.26%

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
194 248 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.52% 17.32% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 166 135
Median daily rate £450 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £291 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £566 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 20 January 2017, 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 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
4 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 11 (57.89%) VMware
6 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (42.11%) Citrix
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (31.58%) vSphere
9 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (31.58%) LAN
9 6 (31.58%) WAN
9 6 (31.58%) Firewall
9 6 (31.58%) SCCM
9 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (26.32%) SCOM
10 5 (26.32%) MS Office
10 5 (26.32%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
11 4 (21.05%) ITIL
11 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
11 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
12 3 (15.79%) Migration
12 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
12 3 (15.79%) SAN
12 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (15.79%) Internet
12 3 (15.79%) SharePoint

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 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) IBM Domino
4 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) ADSL
5 1 (5.26%) FTP
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Messaging Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.26%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.53%) Unix
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Server Building
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Security Hardening
4 1 (5.26%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCA
1 2 (10.53%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.53%) Docker
5 2 (10.53%) vCloud
5 2 (10.53%) VMware GSX
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 5 (26.32%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (10.53%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.26%) Opsview
4 1 (5.26%) vRealize
4 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) CommVault
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus
5 1 (5.26%) Polycom
5 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam
5 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard