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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 88 94 54
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -40
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 18 25 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.15% 1.16% 2.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.92% 6.49% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 19
Median daily rate £380 £120 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+216.66% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £120 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £120 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Median hourly rate £10.20 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.19% +29.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
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
260 385 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.66% 17.86% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 245 196
Median daily rate £438 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £13.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.75 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.15% -9.70%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds 0 11 £400 +233.33% 10
Huddersfield - 4 - -
Bradford +15 1 £360 -
Wakefield - 1 £325 - 1
Batley - 1 - -
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
3 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (53.33%) VMware
5 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (40.00%) Citrix
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (30.00%) LAN
8 9 (30.00%) WAN
9 8 (26.67%) DHCP
9 8 (26.67%) DNS
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (23.33%) SCCM
10 7 (23.33%) Firewall
11 6 (20.00%) SCOM
11 6 (20.00%) SAN
11 6 (20.00%) vSphere
12 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 5 (16.67%) NetApp
12 5 (16.67%) MS Office
12 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) Migration
13 4 (13.33%) Finance
13 4 (13.33%) PowerShell

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 9 (30.00%) LAN
2 9 (30.00%) WAN
3 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 8 (26.67%) DNS
4 7 (23.33%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (6.67%) FTP
6 2 (6.67%) Internet
6 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 1 (3.33%) ADSL
7 1 (3.33%) HTTP
7 1 (3.33%) MPLS
7 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security
7 1 (3.33%) SMTP
7 1 (3.33%) SSH
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Identity Management Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Project Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.33%) iSeries
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (6.67%) Unix
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (10.00%) DevOps
4 3 (10.00%) Server Building
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Security Hardening
6 1 (3.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCA
1 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (6.67%) MCSE
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (76.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.00%) vSphere
4 4 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.67%) Docker
6 2 (6.67%) vCloud
6 2 (6.67%) VMware GSX
6 2 (6.67%) VMware Server
6 2 (6.67%) XenApp
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (6.67%) Puppet
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.33%) Opsview
5 1 (3.33%) vRealize
5 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) CommVault
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Intel
7 1 (3.33%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Polycom
7 1 (3.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.33%) Veeam
7 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard