Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 6 months to 11 July 2020 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
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 82 132
Rank change year-on-year +11 +50 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 7 36 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 0.82% 1.88% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.19% 9.18% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 5
Median daily rate £250 £419 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.30% +153.79% -52.52%
10th Percentile £133 £147 £120
90th Percentile £394 £506 £335
West Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £400 £283
% change year-on-year -37.50% +41.59% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £15.00

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

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 113 392 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.22% 20.42% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 267 295
Median daily rate £475 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £252 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £577 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £460 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +7.60% +0.59% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 13
Median hourly rate £21.25 £20.86 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +39.03% -10.07%
10th Percentile £16.60 £13.33 £10.50
90th Percentile £25.78 £29.87 £33.05
Median hourly rate £21.25 £19.81 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.30% +32.03% -9.77%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Leeds

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Leeds

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in Leeds over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Leeds

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MS Exchange in Leeds.

Hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing MS Exchange also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Email Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Email Filtering
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (28.57%) Clearswift
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DKIM
1 1 (14.29%) DMARC
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deskside Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Life Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Email Filtering
1 2 (28.57%) Email Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Clearswift
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow