The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 55 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 41 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.43% 1.72% 2.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 9.12% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 19
Average daily rate
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£305 £238 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.42% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £110 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £275 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 9
Average hourly rate £13.20 £11.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £16.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-4.66% +6.45%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
328 296 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.42% 18.87% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 163 182
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 13
Average hourly rate £13.20 £14.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% +1.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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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
Leeds +20 28 £305 +22.00% 15
Wakefield +2 5 - - 3
Bradford -1 3 - - 4
Huddersfield - 2 - - 1
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Halifax - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - - 2
Keighley - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Wetherby - - - - 5
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 59 (79.73%) Microsoft
2 53 (71.62%) Active Directory
3 51 (68.92%) Windows
4 31 (41.89%) VMware
5 27 (36.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (25.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (22.97%) vSphere
9 15 (20.27%) SCCM
9 15 (20.27%) HP
9 15 (20.27%) Migration
10 14 (18.92%) Cisco
10 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (17.57%) Hyper-V
11 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
11 13 (17.57%) EMC
12 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
12 12 (16.22%) SQL
12 12 (16.22%) Lync
13 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2003
13 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
13 11 (14.86%) MS Office
13 11 (14.86%) ITIL
13 11 (14.86%) VPN
14 10 (13.51%) NetApp
14 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
14 10 (13.51%) Windows 7
15 9 (12.16%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (12.16%) SCOM

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 27 (36.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (16.22%) Lync
3 12 (16.22%) SharePoint
4 11 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (9.46%) IIS
7 3 (4.05%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.86%) MS Office
3 3 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) VPN
2 9 (12.16%) SAN
3 8 (10.81%) Firewall
4 7 (9.46%) Wireless
4 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.11%) IPsec
5 6 (8.11%) MPLS
5 6 (8.11%) Unified Communications
6 5 (6.76%) S/MIME
7 4 (5.41%) DNS
7 4 (5.41%) LAN
7 4 (5.41%) DHCP
8 3 (4.05%) FTP
8 3 (4.05%) WAN
9 2 (2.70%) NAS
10 1 (1.35%) VLAN
10 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.35%) VoIP
10 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (6.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) French Language
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (16.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (13.51%) Analyst
2 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Exchange Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (6.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (6.76%) IT Support
6 4 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.41%) Server Support
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) XMPP
2 2 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.35%) iPhone
3 1 (1.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (25.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.51%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.05%) SUSE
9 2 (2.70%) UNIX
9 2 (2.70%) Linux
9 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Migration
2 11 (14.86%) ITIL
3 6 (8.11%) Data Management
3 6 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (8.11%) Master Data Management
3 6 (8.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (5.41%) Service Management
5 3 (4.05%) TOGAF
5 3 (4.05%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (2.70%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.70%) ITSM
7 1 (1.35%) Online Security
7 1 (1.35%) ERP
7 1 (1.35%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.35%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.22%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) MCSE
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCITP
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) MCSA
3 1 (1.35%) CCNA
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) SLA
1 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 53 (71.62%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.97%) vSphere
3 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.57%) Hyper-V
4 9 (12.16%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.11%) Xen
6 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.70%) UAG
8 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) SCCM
2 9 (12.16%) SCOM
3 5 (6.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.70%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 59 (79.73%) Microsoft
2 31 (41.89%) VMware
3 15 (20.27%) HP
4 14 (18.92%) Cisco
5 13 (17.57%) EMC
6 10 (13.51%) NetApp
7 9 (12.16%) Symantec
8 6 (8.11%) Oracle
9 5 (6.76%) Citrix
9 5 (6.76%) Dell
9 5 (6.76%) IBM
9 5 (6.76%) Google
9 5 (6.76%) Postini
10 4 (5.41%) Sophos
11 3 (4.05%) Veeam
11 3 (4.05%) Remedy
12 2 (2.70%) BMC
13 1 (1.35%) McAfee
13 1 (1.35%) Siemens
13 1 (1.35%) Lotus
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