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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 77 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 38 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.91% 2.29% 2.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.20% 13.27% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 9
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£300 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £183 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £370 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £271 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
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
413 309 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.80% 17.26% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 183 131
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -38.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.25 £47.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 2015.

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
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 22 May 2015. 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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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
Leeds -7 32 £300 -2.04% 14
Halifax - 2 £400 - 1
Wakefield +2 1 - - 2
Bradford -14 1 £120 - 1
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 48 (75.00%) Windows
2 44 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 40 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 23 (35.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
5 21 (32.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 19 (29.69%) VMware
6 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 14 (21.88%) ITIL
8 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
8 14 (21.88%) Windows XP
8 14 (21.88%) LAN
9 13 (20.31%) WAN
9 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (18.75%) Migration
10 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
11 11 (17.19%) Lync
12 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (15.63%) Cisco
12 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (14.06%) Citrix
14 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
15 7 (10.94%) MCSE
15 7 (10.94%) IIS
15 7 (10.94%) SQL
16 6 (9.38%) VPN
16 6 (9.38%) DNS

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (35.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (32.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (17.19%) Lync
6 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
6 7 (10.94%) IIS
7 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.88%) LAN
2 13 (20.31%) WAN
3 6 (9.38%) VPN
3 6 (9.38%) DNS
3 6 (9.38%) SAN
4 5 (7.81%) Unified Communications
4 5 (7.81%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) Firewall
5 3 (4.69%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.69%) Internet
6 2 (3.13%) SSL
7 1 (1.56%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.56%) DMVPN
7 1 (1.56%) HSRP
7 1 (1.56%) Network Security
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.56%) Wireless
7 1 (1.56%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
1 2 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (1.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Analyst
2 12 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.69%) Exchange Consultant
8 3 (4.69%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Communications Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Consultant
9 2 (3.13%) Network Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Applications Packager
9 2 (3.13%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
1 5 (7.81%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.13%) PKI
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
2 2 (3.13%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 48 (75.00%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Windows 7
3 19 (29.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (21.88%) Windows XP
5 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) ITIL
2 12 (18.75%) Migration
3 5 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.69%) High Availability
5 3 (4.69%) Change Management
5 3 (4.69%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.13%) Project Management
6 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.13%) ITSM
6 2 (3.13%) Security Management
6 2 (3.13%) Workflow
6 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.13%) Time Management
6 2 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.56%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.94%) MCSE
3 4 (6.25%) MCTS
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (4.69%) CCNA
4 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.13%) HND
5 2 (3.13%) MCSA
5 2 (3.13%) MCITP
5 2 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.56%) VCP5
6 1 (1.56%) VCAP
6 1 (1.56%) CCSA
6 1 (1.56%) CCSE
6 1 (1.56%) CCDA
6 1 (1.56%) CCDP
6 1 (1.56%) CCNP
6 1 (1.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
2 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.69%) XenApp
4 3 (4.69%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.13%) UAG
6 1 (1.56%) vCloud
6 1 (1.56%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.25%) AirWatch
3 3 (4.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (4.69%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) Opsview
4 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.56%) WSUS
4 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 40 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.69%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco
4 9 (14.06%) Citrix
5 3 (4.69%) Veeam
6 2 (3.13%) Lotus
6 2 (3.13%) HP
6 2 (3.13%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.56%) RightFax
7 1 (1.56%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.56%) IronPort
7 1 (1.56%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.56%) Dell
7 1 (1.56%) EMC
7 1 (1.56%) NetApp
7 1 (1.56%) Sage
7 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec
7 1 (1.56%) McAfee
7 1 (1.56%) Sophos
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Fruition IT
Posted: 9 days ago