Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 72 59
Rank change year-on-year +19 -13 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 20 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.30% 1.47% 1.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.42% 7.83% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £273 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.68% +21.11% -32.84%
10th Percentile £109 £123 £116
90th Percentile £438 £324 £288
Yorkshire median daily rate £281 £310 £210
% change year-on-year -9.27% +47.62% -26.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% -10.20%
10th Percentile £20.00 £20.70 £8.70
90th Percentile £24.00 £28.75 £26.95
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -31.40% +43.33% +15.38%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 149 230 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.15% 18.81% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 157 144
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £233
90th Percentile £638 £575 £562
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 10
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +40.63% -8.57%
10th Percentile £12.80 £20.70 £8.93
90th Percentile £22.80 £28.75 £26.43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% +43.33% +1.90%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Sheffield +21 14 £425 +91.01% 1
Doncaster -4 4 £240 +74.55%
Rotherham +1 1 - -
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) CRM
5 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (30.00%) Data Extraction
5 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
7 4 (20.00%) SMTP
7 4 (20.00%) DHCP
7 4 (20.00%) Terminal Server
7 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (20.00%) Finance
7 4 (20.00%) Validation
7 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (20.00%) AppSense
7 4 (20.00%) Information Security
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server

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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 4 (20.00%) DHCP
2 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (20.00%) SMTP
3 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (10.00%) WebEx
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.00%) PBX
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) VLAN
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) PDA
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) CRM
1 6 (30.00%) Data Extraction
2 4 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (20.00%) Information Security
2 4 (20.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Email Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (15.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (20.00%) Terminal Server
4 4 (20.00%) XenApp
4 4 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (20.00%) XenServer
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (15.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (10.00%) DameWare
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) AppSense
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Adobe
6 2 (10.00%) Bomgar
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Veeam