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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 76 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 29 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.73% 2.67% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.73% 13.78% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Average daily rate
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£240 £309 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.26% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £249 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £375 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £13.20 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.03% +14.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £13.06 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £84.46 £11.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.87 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.36%
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
375 196 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.43% 19.39% 23.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 115 119
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.60 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% -12.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 43 (68.25%) Windows
2 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 38 (60.32%) Active Directory
3 22 (34.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (31.75%) Windows 7
4 20 (31.75%) VMware
5 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (23.81%) Cisco
7 14 (22.22%) ITIL
8 13 (20.63%) MCSE
8 13 (20.63%) IIS
8 13 (20.63%) LAN
9 12 (19.05%) WAN
9 12 (19.05%) Lync
10 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
10 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
10 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
10 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (17.46%) MCITP
11 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (14.29%) SQL
12 9 (14.29%) DNS
12 9 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (12.70%) Migration
13 8 (12.70%) Citrix
13 8 (12.70%) vSphere
13 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 22 (34.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (20.63%) IIS
4 12 (19.05%) Lync
5 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (3.17%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) LAN
2 12 (19.05%) WAN
3 9 (14.29%) DNS
4 5 (7.94%) DHCP
4 5 (7.94%) Unified Communications
5 4 (6.35%) VPN
6 2 (3.17%) Telepresence
6 2 (3.17%) Wireless
6 2 (3.17%) SAN
6 2 (3.17%) Internet
6 2 (3.17%) Firewall
6 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.59%) SSL
7 1 (1.59%) POP3
7 1 (1.59%) SMTP
7 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.59%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.17%) Law
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Marketing
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Analyst
2 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.46%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (15.87%) Support Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 8 (12.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Design Engineer
7 6 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Deployment Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Office 365 Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Communications Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Project Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
11 2 (3.17%) Project Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (3.17%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.35%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.17%) PKI
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) iPhone
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) DTV
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Windows 7
3 17 (26.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (17.46%) Windows XP
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.11%) SUSE
6 7 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.35%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.22%) ITIL
2 8 (12.70%) Migration
3 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.76%) ITSM
5 3 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.17%) Workflow
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.17%) Time Management
6 2 (3.17%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Server Hardening
6 2 (3.17%) Server Patching
7 1 (1.59%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (1.59%) High Availability
7 1 (1.59%) Change Control
7 1 (1.59%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.63%) MCSE
3 11 (17.46%) MCITP
4 9 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.35%) MCTS
6 2 (3.17%) CCNP
6 2 (3.17%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
7 1 (1.59%) MCDST
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 38 (60.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) vSphere
3 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.17%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.17%) UAG
6 1 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
6 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) SCCM
2 3 (4.76%) SCOM
2 3 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) WSUS
4 1 (1.59%) Nagios
4 1 (1.59%) DameWare
4 1 (1.59%) Opsview
4 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 20 (31.75%) VMware
3 15 (23.81%) Cisco
4 8 (12.70%) Citrix
5 7 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (3.17%) Intel
6 2 (3.17%) Tandberg
6 2 (3.17%) Veeam
6 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.59%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.59%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.59%) NetApp
7 1 (1.59%) Sage
7 1 (1.59%) McAfee
7 1 (1.59%) Sophos
7 1 (1.59%) SAP
7 1 (1.59%) HP
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