Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 20 November 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 141 115
Rank change year-on-year +39 -26 -55
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 52 30 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 0.84% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.22% 5.13% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 29
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +52.94% -26.09%
10th Percentile £129 £188 £120
90th Percentile £515 £400 £380
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £315 £220
% change year-on-year -0.79% +43.18% -23.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £10.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -32.00% +14.50%
10th Percentile £9.38 £10.20 £8.73
90th Percentile £21.58 £10.20 £21.35
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% +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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 509 585 882
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 16.86% 16.41% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 349 539
West Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £250
90th Percentile £566 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.09% +3.19% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 32
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% -2.80%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.58 £9.28
90th Percentile £25.70 £31.50 £37.04
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.43% +40.00% -6.25%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Exchange in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Leeds +24 32 £425 +30.77% 4
Wakefield +3 8 £300 -7.69% 2
Bradford +22 5 £313 -13.19%
Pudsey -2 1 £125 -37.50%
Bingley - 1 - -
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 42 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 36 (69.23%) Windows
3 29 (55.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 20 (38.46%) VMware
6 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
8 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
9 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
9 15 (28.85%) ITIL
10 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (23.08%) SCCM
12 12 (23.08%) Migration
13 10 (19.23%) LAN
13 10 (19.23%) SAN
13 10 (19.23%) Time Management
14 9 (17.31%) WAN
14 9 (17.31%) DNS
15 8 (15.38%) SLA
15 8 (15.38%) Cisco
15 8 (15.38%) DHCP
15 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
15 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (15.38%) Service Management
15 8 (15.38%) Firewall
15 8 (15.38%) Change Control
16 7 (13.46%) Office 365
16 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
16 7 (13.46%) vSphere

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 29 (55.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (11.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (11.54%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.77%) CMS
5 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.92%) IIS
7 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.92%) PaaS
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) LAN
1 10 (19.23%) SAN
2 9 (17.31%) DNS
2 9 (17.31%) WAN
3 8 (15.38%) DHCP
3 8 (15.38%) Firewall
4 6 (11.54%) Skype
4 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (7.69%) SNMP
6 3 (5.77%) Internet
6 3 (5.77%) Intranet
7 2 (3.85%) DKIM
7 2 (3.85%) DMARC
7 2 (3.85%) iSCSI
7 2 (3.85%) Wireless
8 1 (1.92%) 3G
8 1 (1.92%) 4G
8 1 (1.92%) VSAN
8 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Banking
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
1 4 (7.69%) Law
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 7 (13.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (11.54%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 6 (11.54%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Technical Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Information Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Security Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support
6 3 (5.77%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.92%) CMDB
5 1 (1.92%) Life Science
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.92%) Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) ITIL
2 12 (23.08%) Migration
3 10 (19.23%) Time Management
4 8 (15.38%) Change Control
4 8 (15.38%) Service Management
5 5 (9.62%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (7.69%) Information Security
6 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Network Management
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.85%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 1 (1.92%) Network Design
9 1 (1.92%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) CCNA
2 4 (7.69%) MCSA
2 4 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCDST
3 3 (5.77%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) CCDP
4 1 (1.92%) CCIE
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.92%) CISM
4 1 (1.92%) CISSP
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 18 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.46%) vSphere
4 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (7.69%) WMI
3 3 (5.77%) WSUS
4 2 (3.85%) DameWare
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (38.46%) VMware
3 8 (15.38%) Cisco
4 6 (11.54%) Dell
5 4 (7.69%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) Symantec
6 3 (5.77%) Avaya
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 3 (5.77%) Wyse
7 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.85%) EqualLogic
7 2 (3.85%) IronPort
7 2 (3.85%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.85%) Veeam
8 1 (1.92%) EMC
8 1 (1.92%) NetApp