Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 138 103 129
Rank change year-on-year -35 +26 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 55 79 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.13% 1.78% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.68% 11.33% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 36
Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £288 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.57% -7.26% +93.75%
10th Percentile £188 £113 £148
90th Percentile £473 £462 £400
England median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 9
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.33% +47.54%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £14.07
90th Percentile £16.38 £20.88 £25.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% +3.13%

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 716 697 824
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.69% 15.73% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 454 483
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 22
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -30.23% +43.33%
10th Percentile £10.03 £10.50 £12.83
90th Percentile £24.30 £23.10 £31.43
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 22 January 2019.

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
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 22 January 2019. 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 -14 45 £315 +9.57% 24
North Yorkshire +6 10 £300 +9.09% 3
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 40 (72.73%) Windows
3 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
4 29 (52.73%) VMware
5 24 (43.64%) Windows Server
6 21 (38.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (30.91%) Migration
8 17 (30.91%) Office 365
8 17 (30.91%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
10 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
11 12 (21.82%) SQL
12 11 (20.00%) SAN
12 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
13 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
14 8 (14.55%) SCCM
15 7 (12.73%) Data Migration
15 7 (12.73%) HP
15 7 (12.73%) DNS
15 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
16 6 (10.91%) NAS
16 6 (10.91%) Information Governance
16 6 (10.91%) VMware ESXi
16 6 (10.91%) Data Quality
16 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013

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 (38.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.64%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.82%) CMS
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.82%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.91%) Office 365
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) TCP/IP
2 11 (20.00%) SAN
3 7 (12.73%) DNS
4 6 (10.91%) Firewall
4 6 (10.91%) NAS
5 4 (7.27%) DHCP
5 4 (7.27%) Skype
5 4 (7.27%) VoIP
6 3 (5.45%) LAN
7 2 (3.64%) WAN
8 1 (1.82%) ADSL
8 1 (1.82%) FTP
8 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.82%) MPLS
8 1 (1.82%) Network Security
8 1 (1.82%) OpenScape
8 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.82%) VPN
8 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) MS Access
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.82%) Firebird
General
1 1 (1.82%) Law
1 1 (1.82%) Publishing
1 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Server Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.91%) Administrator
4 6 (10.91%) Data Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) SQL Data Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Windows Server Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.27%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Server Migration Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) CSS
1 2 (3.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Clustering
1 6 (10.91%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (5.45%) CMDB
2 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.45%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) User Experience
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) iPhone
4 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (72.73%) Windows
2 24 (43.64%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.91%) Windows 10
6 5 (9.09%) Linux
7 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.45%) Android
9 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.64%) SUSE
9 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Migration
1 17 (30.91%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (12.73%) Data Migration
4 6 (10.91%) Data Analysis
4 6 (10.91%) Data Architecture
4 6 (10.91%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (10.91%) Data Protection
4 6 (10.91%) Information Governance
4 6 (10.91%) Quality Management
5 5 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (5.45%) PLM
6 3 (5.45%) Proactive Management
7 2 (3.64%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (3.64%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (3.64%) Operations Management
7 2 (3.64%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.64%) Time Management
8 1 (1.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) MCP
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) Data Quality
1 6 (10.91%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.91%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.45%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (5.45%) XenApp
6 2 (3.64%) Firmware
6 2 (3.64%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCCM
2 3 (5.45%) PowerCLI
3 2 (3.64%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 2 (3.64%) WSUS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
2 29 (52.73%) VMware
3 7 (12.73%) HP
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
5 5 (9.09%) Citrix
6 4 (7.27%) Dell
6 4 (7.27%) NetApp
7 2 (3.64%) Meraki
7 2 (3.64%) Remedy
7 2 (3.64%) Sage
7 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) ESET
8 1 (1.82%) Mitel
8 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.82%) Oracle
8 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.82%) Siemens
8 1 (1.82%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.82%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.82%) Veeam