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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 96 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 45 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.61% 2.09% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.89% 11.21% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 14
Median daily rate £256 £263 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -13.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £120 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 15
Median hourly rate £20.50 £9.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.77% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £8.10 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £15.70 £23.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +22.58%
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
455 544 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.24% 18.60% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 349 202
Median daily rate £425 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £482 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 28
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.19 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £37.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

MS Exchange
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Exchange within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire -19 22 £305 +1.66% 11
South Yorkshire +2 12 £231 +92.70%
North Yorkshire +2 11 £125 -38.27% 1
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 80 (76.92%) Windows
2 76 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 61 (58.65%) Microsoft
4 58 (55.77%) Windows Server
5 55 (52.88%) VMware
6 38 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (27.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (24.04%) ITIL
10 23 (22.12%) Migration
11 22 (21.15%) SQL
12 20 (19.23%) SQL Server
12 20 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 20 (19.23%) SAN
12 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (18.27%) Citrix
14 18 (17.31%) Windows 7
15 17 (16.35%) SCCM
16 16 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
17 15 (14.42%) Office 365
17 15 (14.42%) WAN
17 15 (14.42%) LAN
18 14 (13.46%) Cisco
18 14 (13.46%) Hyper-V
18 14 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
19 13 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
19 13 (12.50%) Windows XP
20 12 (11.54%) Finance
20 12 (11.54%) MS Office

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in 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 29 (27.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.73%) IIS
7 2 (1.92%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.54%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.96%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.96%) MS Project
5 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.42%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.23%) SAN
2 15 (14.42%) LAN
2 15 (14.42%) WAN
3 11 (10.58%) DNS
4 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.77%) VPN
5 5 (4.81%) DHCP
5 5 (4.81%) Firewall
5 5 (4.81%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (3.85%) Skype
7 3 (2.88%) Internet
7 3 (2.88%) VoIP
8 2 (1.92%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.96%) Network Security
9 1 (0.96%) PABX
9 1 (0.96%) WebEx
9 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MSI
1 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (11.54%) Finance
2 11 (10.58%) Banking
3 6 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.81%) Legal
5 3 (2.88%) Law
6 2 (1.92%) Electronics
6 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (29.81%) Analyst
2 18 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 12 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 11 (10.58%) Consultant
6 9 (8.65%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.65%) Service Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (6.73%) Server Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.81%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.81%) VMware Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Windows Engineer
11 4 (3.85%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) .NET
1 1 (0.96%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.96%) Ajax
1 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (0.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.96%) Fintech
3 1 (0.96%) iPhone
3 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.96%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.92%) Windows
2 58 (55.77%) Windows Server
3 29 (27.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (17.31%) Windows 7
7 13 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 8 (7.69%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.88%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.92%) Linux
11 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.96%) Solaris
11 1 (0.96%) Unix
11 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.04%) ITIL
2 23 (22.12%) Migration
3 7 (6.73%) Change Control
4 5 (4.81%) Identity Management
4 5 (4.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (3.85%) Data Migration
5 4 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 4 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 4 (3.85%) ITSM
5 4 (3.85%) Server Building
5 4 (3.85%) Service Management
5 4 (3.85%) Time Management
5 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (2.88%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.88%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.88%) Server Patching
7 2 (1.92%) CRM
7 2 (1.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.15%) SQL
2 10 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.96%) C#
3 1 (0.96%) Java
3 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.88%) MCITP
2 3 (2.88%) MCP
2 3 (2.88%) MCSA
2 3 (2.88%) MCSE
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.92%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) CITP
4 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.96%) PMBOK
System Software
1 76 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 38 (36.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (13.46%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.62%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (4.81%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (3.85%) Xen
7 3 (2.88%) vCloud
7 3 (2.88%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.92%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.92%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.92%) XenApp
9 1 (0.96%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) SCCM
2 9 (8.65%) SCOM
3 4 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.88%) DameWare
5 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.96%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.96%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.96%) vMotion
5 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (58.65%) Microsoft
2 55 (52.88%) VMware
3 19 (18.27%) Citrix
4 14 (13.46%) Cisco
5 11 (10.58%) NetApp
6 6 (5.77%) Veeam
7 5 (4.81%) HP
7 5 (4.81%) Oracle
7 5 (4.81%) Symantec
8 4 (3.85%) Mitel
9 3 (2.88%) Dell
9 3 (2.88%) IronPort
10 2 (1.92%) Apple
10 2 (1.92%) iManage
10 2 (1.92%) Lotus
10 2 (1.92%) Remedy
10 2 (1.92%) SAP
11 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.96%) Peregrine
11 1 (0.96%) Veritas