The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 4 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.05% 10.71% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 100.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.08% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Application Platforms Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.05% 32.14% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £275 £258 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
3 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) Sophos
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) LAN
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
6 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (18.18%) Clustering
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) VoIP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Dell
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Symantec
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield 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 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) IPsec
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Desktop Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support
2 6 (54.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Phone
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) UAG
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Sophos
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) Siemens
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco