The table below looks at the statistics for MS Exchange 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 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 69 76 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 73 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.59% 1.99% 2.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.07% 11.19% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 14
Average daily rate
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£288 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £139 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £363 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £271 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.38% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 5
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £23.20 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
MS Exchange
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
605 447 394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.48% 17.75% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 267 200
Average daily rate £325 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +5.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 12
Average hourly rate £13.25 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £33.00
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 Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Exchange Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Exchange across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Exchange Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
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 MS Exchange within the 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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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
West Yorkshire -12 38 £300 -4.00% 19
South Yorkshire +7 18 £120 +41.17% 1
North Yorkshire +13 14 £300 - 4
East Yorkshire +4 1 - - 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 96 (81.36%) Windows
2 81 (68.64%) Active Directory
3 73 (61.86%) Microsoft
4 45 (38.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 44 (37.29%) Windows 7
6 42 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (35.59%) VMware
7 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (25.42%) Windows XP
9 29 (24.58%) LAN
10 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
11 26 (22.03%) MS Excel
12 25 (21.19%) Exchange Server 2007
13 24 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2003
13 24 (20.34%) MS Office
14 22 (18.64%) ITIL
15 20 (16.95%) WAN
16 19 (16.10%) SharePoint
17 17 (14.41%) Cisco
17 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (13.56%) Migration
19 15 (12.71%) Citrix
20 14 (11.86%) DNS
20 14 (11.86%) SAN
20 14 (11.86%) Lync
21 12 (10.17%) Internet
21 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
21 12 (10.17%) SQL

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 45 (38.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 25 (21.19%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (20.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (16.10%) SharePoint
5 17 (14.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (11.86%) Lync
7 10 (8.47%) IIS
8 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.54%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.69%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (1.69%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.85%) Quickr
Applications
1 26 (22.03%) MS Excel
2 24 (20.34%) MS Office
3 3 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Line 500
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.58%) LAN
2 20 (16.95%) WAN
3 14 (11.86%) DNS
3 14 (11.86%) SAN
4 12 (10.17%) Internet
5 11 (9.32%) DHCP
6 8 (6.78%) Firewall
7 7 (5.93%) VPN
8 6 (5.08%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.24%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.39%) SSL
10 4 (3.39%) VoIP
10 4 (3.39%) ADSL
10 4 (3.39%) VLAN
11 3 (2.54%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.54%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.54%) Wireless
12 2 (1.69%) MPLS
13 1 (0.85%) Spanning Tree
13 1 (0.85%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.69%) MSI
2 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Local Government
3 1 (0.85%) Military
3 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (20.34%) Analyst
2 18 (15.25%) Support Engineer
3 16 (13.56%) 1st Line Support
4 14 (11.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (11.02%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (8.47%) Service Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.47%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (7.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Support Technician
8 8 (6.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) IT Support
10 6 (5.08%) Wintel Support
11 5 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 4 (3.39%) Deployment Engineer
13 3 (2.54%) Office 365 Engineer
13 3 (2.54%) Exchange Consultant
13 3 (2.54%) Communications Engineer
13 3 (2.54%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.24%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.39%) Clustering
4 3 (2.54%) iPhone
5 2 (1.69%) NHS
5 2 (1.69%) PKI
5 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) iSeries
6 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 96 (81.36%) Windows
2 44 (37.29%) Windows 7
3 42 (35.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (25.42%) Windows XP
6 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (6.78%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.69%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.85%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.64%) ITIL
2 16 (13.56%) Migration
3 6 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (5.08%) Service Management
3 6 (5.08%) Incident Management
4 5 (4.24%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.39%) Project Management
5 4 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.54%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (2.54%) Time Management
6 3 (2.54%) High Availability
6 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2
6 3 (2.54%) ITSM
6 3 (2.54%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.54%) Change Management
7 2 (1.69%) Workflow
7 2 (1.69%) Security Management
7 2 (1.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.17%) SQL
2 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.54%) VB
4 1 (0.85%) X++
4 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.63%) MCSE
3 4 (3.39%) MCTS
4 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 3 (2.54%) MCSA
4 3 (2.54%) CCNA
4 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.69%) HND
5 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.69%) MCITP
6 1 (0.85%) CCSE
6 1 (0.85%) CCSA
6 1 (0.85%) VCAP
6 1 (0.85%) VCP5
6 1 (0.85%) PMP
6 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.85%) CCDA
6 1 (0.85%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (68.64%) Active Directory
2 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.47%) Terminal Services
4 9 (7.63%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.08%) XenApp
6 5 (4.24%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (3.39%) VMware Server
8 3 (2.54%) XenServer
8 3 (2.54%) vSphere
8 3 (2.54%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.69%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.69%) UAG
10 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.85%) vCloud
10 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) SCCM
2 4 (3.39%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.39%) AirWatch
3 3 (2.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.54%) WSUS
3 3 (2.54%) SCOM
4 2 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.85%) Opsview
5 1 (0.85%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.85%) OpenView
5 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Nagios
5 1 (0.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 73 (61.86%) Microsoft
2 42 (35.59%) VMware
3 17 (14.41%) Cisco
4 15 (12.71%) Citrix
5 8 (6.78%) HP
6 7 (5.93%) NetApp
7 4 (3.39%) Lotus
7 4 (3.39%) Veeam
7 4 (3.39%) Mitel
8 3 (2.54%) Altiris
8 3 (2.54%) AppSense
8 3 (2.54%) ProCurve
8 3 (2.54%) Sophos
9 2 (1.69%) Remedy
9 2 (1.69%) McAfee
9 2 (1.69%) Trustwave
9 2 (1.69%) Tandberg
10 1 (0.85%) WatchGuard
10 1 (0.85%) IronPort
10 1 (0.85%) LANDesk
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