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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server
Rank 57 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 60 43 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.52% 1.92% 2.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.54% 10.89% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 25
Average daily rate
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£309 £225 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.22% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £110 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £328 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 12
Average hourly rate £13.10 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.80 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.20 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £16.33
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -0.48%
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
443 395 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.61% 17.65% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 216 252
Average daily rate £354 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 24 24
Average hourly rate £14.72 £21.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.53% +11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.70 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014.

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 August 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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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
West Yorkshire +18 39 £305 +35.55% 30
South Yorkshire +4 12 £248 +20.73% 5
North Yorkshire +9 6 £275 - 6
East Yorkshire - 3 £320 - 3
MS Exchange
England

MS Exchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 83 (74.77%) Active Directory
2 81 (72.97%) Windows
3 78 (70.27%) Microsoft
4 42 (37.84%) VMware
5 37 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (30.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (27.03%) MS Office
9 29 (26.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (24.32%) MS Excel
11 26 (23.42%) Cisco
12 24 (21.62%) SharePoint
13 23 (20.72%) Windows XP
13 23 (20.72%) Exchange Server 2003
13 23 (20.72%) vSphere
13 23 (20.72%) Windows 7
14 22 (19.82%) SQL
14 22 (19.82%) HP
15 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
16 20 (18.02%) TCP/IP
17 19 (17.12%) SAN
17 19 (17.12%) ITIL
18 18 (16.22%) SCCM
19 17 (15.32%) Hyper-V
19 17 (15.32%) EMC
20 16 (14.41%) Citrix
20 16 (14.41%) Migration
20 16 (14.41%) Lync
21 15 (13.51%) Firewall
21 15 (13.51%) NetApp

MS Exchange
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 34 (30.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 29 (26.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (21.62%) SharePoint
4 23 (20.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (14.41%) Lync
6 15 (13.51%) IIS
7 10 (9.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (3.60%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (2.70%) IBM Notes
10 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.80%) Quickr
11 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 30 (27.03%) MS Office
2 27 (24.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) TCP/IP
2 19 (17.12%) SAN
3 15 (13.51%) Firewall
4 14 (12.61%) VPN
4 14 (12.61%) DNS
5 13 (11.71%) Wireless
6 12 (10.81%) DHCP
6 12 (10.81%) LAN
7 10 (9.01%) WAN
8 8 (7.21%) IPsec
8 8 (7.21%) MPLS
8 8 (7.21%) Internet
9 7 (6.31%) NAS
10 6 (5.41%) Unified Communications
10 6 (5.41%) FTP
11 5 (4.50%) SMTP
11 5 (4.50%) S/MIME
12 2 (1.80%) VoIP
13 1 (0.90%) WLAN
13 1 (0.90%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) MySQL
3 1 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.90%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (6.31%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.70%) German Language
3 2 (1.80%) Legal
3 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) French Language
Job Titles
1 23 (20.72%) Analyst
2 13 (11.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (11.71%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (9.91%) Support Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (9.01%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Service Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Administrator
7 8 (7.21%) IT Support
7 8 (7.21%) Exchange Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 6 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
10 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.60%) Server Support Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Server Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (3.60%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) XMPP
2 6 (5.41%) .NET
3 5 (4.50%) XML
3 5 (4.50%) HTML
4 2 (1.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.50%) Clustering
3 2 (1.80%) FMCG
3 2 (1.80%) Statistics
3 2 (1.80%) Replication
4 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.90%) CLARiiON
4 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.90%) iPhone
4 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.90%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 81 (72.97%) Windows
2 37 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (20.72%) Windows XP
4 23 (20.72%) Windows 7
5 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.70%) SUSE
7 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.80%) Android
8 2 (1.80%) Linux
8 2 (1.80%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.80%) UNIX
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.12%) ITIL
2 16 (14.41%) Migration
3 11 (9.91%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (7.21%) Master Data Management
5 8 (7.21%) Data Management
6 7 (6.31%) Service Management
7 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.41%) Scrum
8 5 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.60%) TOGAF
9 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.60%) Project Management
10 3 (2.70%) Change Management
10 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.70%) Data Analysis
10 3 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (2.70%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.80%) Customer Engagement
11 2 (1.80%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.82%) SQL
2 14 (12.61%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.60%) C
4 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.50%) MCSE
3 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.60%) MCITP
3 4 (3.60%) MCP
4 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) MCSA
5 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.90%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 83 (74.77%) Active Directory
2 23 (20.72%) vSphere
3 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (15.32%) Hyper-V
5 11 (9.91%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (7.21%) Xen
7 6 (5.41%) XenApp
8 5 (4.50%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.60%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (3.60%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.70%) MetaFrame
10 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
11 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.90%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (16.22%) SCCM
2 13 (11.71%) SCOM
3 5 (4.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.70%) Unicenter
4 3 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.80%) WSUS
5 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.80%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.90%) Nagios
6 1 (0.90%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.90%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 78 (70.27%) Microsoft
2 42 (37.84%) VMware
3 26 (23.42%) Cisco
4 22 (19.82%) HP
5 17 (15.32%) EMC
6 16 (14.41%) Citrix
7 15 (13.51%) NetApp
8 11 (9.91%) IBM
9 10 (9.01%) Symantec
10 8 (7.21%) Oracle
11 6 (5.41%) Remedy
12 5 (4.50%) Dell
12 5 (4.50%) Google
12 5 (4.50%) Postini
13 3 (2.70%) Lotus
13 3 (2.70%) Juniper
13 3 (2.70%) CA
13 3 (2.70%) Apple
13 3 (2.70%) MobileIron
13 3 (2.70%) Veeam
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