The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 22 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 98 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17  
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 26 49 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.29% 1.76% 2.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.03% 10.38% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 36 30
Median daily rate £313 £256 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -10.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £125 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £311 £275
% change year-on-year -3.47% +13.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Median hourly rate £17.39 £22.25 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.84% +147.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.23 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £30.10 £15.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.39 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +7.47% -21.79%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 288 472 563
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.31% 16.91% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 332 365
Median daily rate £400 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 13
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +73.91%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.19 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.70 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14%  

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing MS Exchange as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Exchange in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Exchange in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Exchange in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Exchange in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Exchange in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Exchange in Yorkshire

MS Exchange
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +16 19 £345 +17.44% 17
North Yorkshire +1 4 £195 +56.00% 2
South Yorkshire -1 3 £238 -5.00% 2
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 34 (79.07%) Windows
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
4 24 (55.81%) VMware
5 22 (51.16%) Windows Server
6 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
8 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (27.91%) Firewall
9 12 (27.91%) SAN
10 10 (23.26%) ITIL
11 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (20.93%) WAN
11 9 (20.93%) LAN
11 9 (20.93%) Citrix
12 8 (18.60%) HP
12 8 (18.60%) DNS
12 8 (18.60%) DHCP
12 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
12 8 (18.60%) SCCM
13 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.28%) SLA
14 6 (13.95%) Cisco
14 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (13.95%) SQL
14 6 (13.95%) Service Management
14 6 (13.95%) vSphere

MS Exchange
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.33%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Firewall
1 12 (27.91%) SAN
2 9 (20.93%) LAN
2 9 (20.93%) WAN
3 8 (18.60%) DHCP
3 8 (18.60%) DNS
4 4 (9.30%) Internet
4 4 (9.30%) Wireless
5 3 (6.98%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (6.98%) SNMP
5 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.98%) VoIP
5 3 (6.98%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.65%) 3G
6 2 (4.65%) GPRS
6 2 (4.65%) GSM
6 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
6 2 (4.65%) LTE
6 2 (4.65%) SGSN
6 2 (4.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.65%) Electronics
2 2 (4.65%) Local Government
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (11.63%) IT Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Support
6 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 3 (6.98%) Exchange Support
7 3 (6.98%) ICT Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) ICT Support
7 3 (6.98%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) LAMP
2 1 (2.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.98%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.65%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Windows Server
3 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (30.23%) Windows 7
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.63%) Linux
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Phone
7 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.98%) Solaris
8 3 (6.98%) Unix
8 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.65%) Android
9 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Service Management
3 5 (11.63%) Change Control
3 5 (11.63%) Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.98%) Information Security
5 3 (6.98%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) Break/Fix
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.65%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PHP
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 3 (6.98%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCP
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCDST
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
2 18 (41.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.95%) vSphere
5 4 (9.30%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.98%) WMI
4 2 (4.65%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.65%) DameWare
4 2 (4.65%) WSUS
5 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Netcool
5 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.33%) SCOM
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.33%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (55.81%) VMware
3 9 (20.93%) Citrix
4 8 (18.60%) HP
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco
6 4 (9.30%) Dell
6 4 (9.30%) EMC
6 4 (9.30%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) Veeam
7 3 (6.98%) Sophos
7 3 (6.98%) Veritas
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.65%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.65%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.65%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 2 (4.65%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.65%) Sun
8 2 (4.65%) Wyse
9 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
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