Period
to 15 July 2018

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 6 months to 15 July 2018 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
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 144 114
Rank change year-on-year -14 -30 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 47 44 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.94% 1.02% 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.99% 6.81% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 62
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £155 £125 £113
90th Percentile £417 £463 £411
England median daily rate £300 £313 £320
% change year-on-year -4.00% -2.34% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 15
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.33 £17.50 £13.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.86% +32.68% +25.62%
10th Percentile £11.40 £9.25 £9.40
90th Percentile £29.68 £20.50 £24.35
England median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year +15.15% +10.52% -18.19%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 785 646 1,063
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.63% 15.04% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 389 695
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £253
90th Percentile £550 £538 £570
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £16.50 £13.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +18.79% +23.47%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £34.55 £29.30 £23.90
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.22 £19.72
% change year-on-year -1.08% +2.54% +3.78%

MS Exchange
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 15 July 2018.

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 6 months to 15 July 2018.

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 6 months to 15 July 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -8 29 £283 -18.12% 23
South Yorkshire -3 9 £301 +82.58% 10
North Yorkshire -1 8 £250 +28.21% 4
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Exchange.

1 37 (78.72%) Active Directory
2 36 (76.60%) Windows
3 21 (44.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
5 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 14 (29.79%) Migration
5 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
6 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
6 13 (27.66%) VMware
6 13 (27.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 12 (25.53%) SLA
7 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
8 11 (23.40%) Time Management
8 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (23.40%) HP
9 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
10 9 (19.15%) DNS
11 8 (17.02%) Cisco
11 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.02%) ITIL
11 8 (17.02%) SAN
11 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (14.89%) SCCM
12 7 (14.89%) Office 365
12 7 (14.89%) Change Management
12 7 (14.89%) DHCP
13 6 (12.77%) WAN
13 6 (12.77%) LAN
13 6 (12.77%) Citrix

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 21 (44.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.77%) Skype for Business
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.26%) IIS
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) DNS
2 8 (17.02%) SAN
3 7 (14.89%) DHCP
4 6 (12.77%) LAN
4 6 (12.77%) WAN
5 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.51%) Firewall
7 3 (6.38%) Skype
8 2 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.26%) IPsec
8 2 (4.26%) MPLS
8 2 (4.26%) VPN
9 1 (2.13%) Cisco Firepower
9 1 (2.13%) Internet
9 1 (2.13%) VoIP
9 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.13%) Power BI
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 7 (14.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Support
5 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) ICT Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) NHS
2 4 (8.51%) Clustering
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) CMDB
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) EPoS
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (76.60%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Windows 7
3 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
4 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.64%) Linux
7 3 (6.38%) Unix
7 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) HPUX
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Migration
2 11 (23.40%) Time Management
3 8 (17.02%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Email Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.64%) Release Management
5 5 (10.64%) Service Design
6 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.38%) High Availability
7 3 (6.38%) Server Building
7 3 (6.38%) Server Patching
8 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Change Control
8 2 (4.26%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.26%) Task Automation
8 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 2 (4.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) CCNA
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CCA
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSA
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) VCP5
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.53%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (78.72%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
4 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
2 3 (6.38%) WSUS
3 2 (4.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (4.26%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.13%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 11 (23.40%) HP
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco
5 6 (12.77%) Citrix
6 5 (10.64%) Remedy
7 3 (6.38%) NetApp
8 1 (2.13%) Apple
8 1 (2.13%) Dell
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) IronPort
8 1 (2.13%) Lumension
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) SAP
8 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.13%) Symantec
8 1 (2.13%) Veeam