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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 5 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.34% 3.70% 18.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 42.86% 20.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
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 Wakefield region.

Application Platforms Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 24.14% 18.52% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £230 £600 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £10.75 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -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 27 March 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) BMC
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Lync
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) BMC
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco