Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 102 129
Rank change year-on-year +21 +27 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 15 48 35
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.10% 1.63% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.24% 8.92% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 15
Median daily rate £288 £438 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +82.29% -26.15%
10th Percentile £133 £160 £120
90th Percentile £450 £506 £377
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £438 £269
% change year-on-year -25.71% +62.79% +0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -14.02%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.85 £16.21 £17.51
% change year-on-year +3.92% -7.40% +0.03%

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 182 538 547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.38% 18.26% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 353 374
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -0.61%
10th Percentile £213 £264 £263
90th Percentile £600 £567 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £428 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +0.59% +3.66% +1.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 15
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.07% +21.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £16.20 £13.63 £10.70
90th Percentile £24.05 £25.24 £32.35
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -5.41% +13.85% -7.14%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing MS Exchange as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend for MS Exchange in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MS Exchange in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 31 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in West Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Hourly rate trend 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 31 May 2020. 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 +19 11 £288 -34.62%
Wakefield +5 4 - - 1
MS Exchange
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Office 365
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 6 (40.00%) Azure
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) Public Sector
8 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (26.67%) Skype
8 4 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
8 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
8 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) ITIL
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix
9 3 (20.00%) DHCP
9 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (13.33%) Chat Support
10 2 (13.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 2 (13.33%) GDPR
10 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (13.33%) Email Migration
10 2 (13.33%) Email Filtering
10 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering

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 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Azure
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Skype
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) DKIM
3 1 (6.67%) DMARC
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (26.67%) Public Sector
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Migration Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Office 365 Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (6.67%) Life Science
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (13.33%) Chat Support
3 2 (13.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) E-Discovery
3 2 (13.33%) Email Filtering
3 2 (13.33%) Email Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Filtering
4 1 (6.67%) Architecture Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Project Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Avaya
3 2 (13.33%) Clearswift
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) Remedy
3 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow