The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for MS Exchange skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Exchange over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Exchange Server
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 24 35
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 0.94% 0.67% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 3.70% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £120
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +100.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

MS Exchange is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 11 27 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 10.38% 18.12% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 17
Median daily rate £463 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £489 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year - +3.91%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Bradford

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Bradford

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft