Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 July 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 61 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 5 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.63% 1.76% 2.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.07% 7.47% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 8
South Yorkshire median daily rate £165 £263 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +54.41% +100.00%
10th Percentile £152 £124 £115
90th Percentile £288 £436 £320
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £250 £273
% change year-on-year +20.00% -8.26% -12.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 12
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £24.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +133.33% -58.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.24 £10.50
% change year-on-year +32.23% +26.05% -20.45%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 123 241 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 15.47% 23.51% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 172 109
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £500 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +61.29% +3.33%
10th Percentile £238 £251 £212
90th Percentile £633 £693 £502
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £401 £350
% change year-on-year -0.12% +14.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 14
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +114.29% -65.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +13.79% +20.83% -17.86%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in South Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in South Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in South Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in South Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster -7 2 £150 -53.85% 3
Sheffield +2 1 £325 +52.94%
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 2 (40.00%) Local Government
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
5 1 (20.00%) vMotion
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Migration

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (60.00%) ICT Support
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) ICT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) ICT Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat