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 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 53 65 65
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 48 29 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.90% 1.96% 2.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.99% 10.86% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £128 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £275 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £23.75 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -1.58%
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
343 267 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.74% 18.02% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 154 157
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 £140 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 16
Average hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 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 22 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 22 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 +14 34 £300 +26.31% 7
Wakefield - 7 - - 1
Bradford +1 4 - -
Dewsbury -2 2 - - 2
Huddersfield +3 1 - - 2
Wetherby - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
Cleckheaton - - - - 1
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 58 (75.32%) Microsoft
2 56 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 52 (67.53%) Windows
4 37 (48.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 29 (37.66%) VMware
6 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (20.78%) Migration
8 16 (20.78%) SCCM
9 14 (18.18%) SharePoint
9 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
10 13 (16.88%) MS Office
11 12 (15.58%) Symantec
11 12 (15.58%) HP
11 12 (15.58%) vSphere
11 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (14.29%) Lync
12 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
12 11 (14.29%) Cisco
13 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
13 10 (12.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
13 10 (12.99%) SCOM
14 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (11.69%) EMC
14 9 (11.69%) ITIL
14 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
14 9 (11.69%) SQL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 37 (48.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 14 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (15.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (14.29%) Lync
5 10 (12.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (10.39%) IIS
8 2 (2.60%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.60%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Office
2 10 (12.99%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.69%) VPN
2 7 (9.09%) S/MIME
2 7 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 6 (7.79%) SAN
3 6 (7.79%) Firewall
4 5 (6.49%) Wireless
4 5 (6.49%) DNS
4 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.49%) DHCP
5 4 (5.19%) LAN
5 4 (5.19%) IPsec
5 4 (5.19%) MPLS
6 3 (3.90%) FTP
6 3 (3.90%) WAN
7 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.30%) HTTP
7 1 (1.30%) VoIP
7 1 (1.30%) WLAN
7 1 (1.30%) VLAN
7 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (5.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) French Language
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Support Engineer
2 12 (15.58%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Exchange Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Server Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (6.49%) Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) IT Support
8 4 (5.19%) Server Support Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Server Support
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (3.90%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.19%) XMPP
2 2 (2.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.49%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.60%) Replication
2 2 (2.60%) Clustering
3 1 (1.30%) iPhone
3 1 (1.30%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 52 (67.53%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.39%) Windows XP
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.19%) SUSE
7 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Migration
2 9 (11.69%) ITIL
3 8 (10.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (6.49%) Service Management
5 4 (5.19%) Data Management
5 4 (5.19%) Master Data Management
5 4 (5.19%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (5.19%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.90%) ITSM
7 2 (2.60%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.60%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.30%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.30%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (1.30%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.30%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.30%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.30%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
2 9 (11.69%) SQL
3 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) MCP
2 1 (1.30%) MCSE
2 1 (1.30%) MCSA
2 1 (1.30%) CCNA
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.58%) vSphere
3 11 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.19%) Xen
5 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.60%) UAG
8 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) SCCM
2 10 (12.99%) SCOM
3 7 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.60%) WSUS
5 2 (2.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.60%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.60%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.30%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.30%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.30%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 58 (75.32%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.66%) VMware
3 12 (15.58%) HP
3 12 (15.58%) Symantec
4 11 (14.29%) Cisco
5 9 (11.69%) EMC
6 8 (10.39%) NetApp
7 7 (9.09%) Google
7 7 (9.09%) Postini
8 6 (7.79%) Sophos
9 5 (6.49%) Citrix
9 5 (6.49%) Dell
10 4 (5.19%) IBM
10 4 (5.19%) Oracle
11 3 (3.90%) Veeam
12 2 (2.60%) BMC
12 2 (2.60%) Remedy
13 1 (1.30%) McAfee
13 1 (1.30%) Siemens
13 1 (1.30%) Lotus
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £18 - £22.5 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago