The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 44 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.46% 0.87% 3.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.51% 5.77% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £208 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.69% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £211 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £443 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%
MS Exchange
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 South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
127 52 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.46% 15.16% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 28 27
Average daily rate £425 £350 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £320 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £500 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.42 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.53% -39.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 6 £165 -63.33% 1
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
8 4 (26.67%) Remedy
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
8 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 3 (20.00%) Internet
9 3 (20.00%) Firewall
9 3 (20.00%) ITSM
9 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (20.00%) ServiceCenter

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) Acrobat
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (13.33%) MS Project
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) WebEx
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Server Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (6.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (13.33%) vMotion
3 1 (6.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Peregrine
3 4 (26.67%) Remedy
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) Bomgar
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (6.67%) Spiceworks
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam