The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2007 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
Rank 112 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 17 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.65% 0.62% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.58% 3.52% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate £265 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.17% -22.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £265 £270
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.56 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £10.00 £18.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.79% +10.00%
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
475 369 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.09% 17.50% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 193 267
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £218 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.67 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2007 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2007
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Yorkshire region.

Exchange Server 2007 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Yorkshire region.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2007
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Exchange Server 2007 Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -9 12 £265 - 3
South Yorkshire 0 3 - -
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007.

1 27 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
3 17 (62.96%) MS Office
4 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
4 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
5 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
7 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (29.63%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco
10 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 5 (18.52%) LAN
11 5 (18.52%) XML
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) IIS
11 5 (18.52%) HTML
11 5 (18.52%) SLA
11 5 (18.52%) WAN
11 5 (18.52%) SMTP
11 5 (18.52%) SAN
11 5 (18.52%) Scrum
11 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (18.52%) Firewall
11 5 (18.52%) NAS
12 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Exchange Server 2007 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 Exchange Server 2007. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 5 (18.52%) IIS
5 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) LAN
2 5 (18.52%) WAN
2 5 (18.52%) SMTP
2 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) NAS
3 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) Wireless
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) Tester
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) XML
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) PDA
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows XP
2 16 (59.26%) Windows 7
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Scrum
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Service Management
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Software Distribution
4 1 (3.70%) Time Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
1 3 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Remedy
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) CA