Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 143 108
Rank change year-on-year +1 -35 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 57 46 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.18% 1.07% 1.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.62% 7.06% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 58
Yorkshire median daily rate £233 £310 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +62.94% -33.83%
10th Percentile £118 £140 £118
90th Percentile £416 £388 £382
England median daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 17
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.07 £9.00
90th Percentile £25.52 £22.55 £22.40
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -3.03%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 748 652 1,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.52% 15.15% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 399 699
Yorkshire median daily rate £407 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +0.61% +17.86%
10th Percentile £257 £263 £262
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 14 23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.49% +14.52% +37.78%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £30.25 £28.30 £23.60
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% +6.95%

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 April 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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -2 36 £168 -53.47% 19
South Yorkshire -1 12 £313 +83.82% 9
North Yorkshire +1 9 £263 +34.62% 6
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 41 (71.93%) Active Directory
3 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 26 (45.61%) Windows 7
5 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (24.56%) Time Management
8 13 (22.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 13 (22.81%) VMware
8 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (21.05%) SLA
9 12 (21.05%) Migration
9 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (21.05%) Office 365
9 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
10 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (17.54%) Citrix
11 10 (17.54%) ITIL
12 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (14.04%) HP
13 8 (14.04%) DHCP
13 8 (14.04%) DNS
13 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
14 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
14 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
14 7 (12.28%) LAN
14 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (12.28%) Finance
15 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification

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 24 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) DHCP
1 8 (14.04%) DNS
2 7 (12.28%) LAN
3 6 (10.53%) Skype
3 6 (10.53%) WAN
4 5 (8.77%) SAN
4 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
5 4 (7.02%) SMTP
6 3 (5.26%) VPN
7 2 (3.51%) VoIP
8 1 (1.75%) 3G
8 1 (1.75%) 4G
8 1 (1.75%) ADSL
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.75%) Firewall
8 1 (1.75%) PBX
8 1 (1.75%) SMS
8 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Military
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 11 (19.30%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) IT Support
4 6 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (8.77%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Citrix Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support
6 4 (7.02%) IT Support Technician
6 4 (7.02%) IT Technician
6 4 (7.02%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Exchange Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.02%) NHS
2 4 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) CMDB
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (77.19%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows 7
3 17 (29.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 12 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.04%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.02%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.26%) Unix
9 2 (3.51%) Linux
10 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Time Management
2 12 (21.05%) Migration
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 5 (8.77%) Email Migration
4 5 (8.77%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (7.02%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.02%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.02%) Information Assurance
5 4 (7.02%) Information Security
5 4 (7.02%) Investment Management
5 4 (7.02%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (7.02%) Test Planning
5 4 (7.02%) Validation
6 3 (5.26%) Change Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
6 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.26%) Release Management
6 3 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.77%) MCSE
2 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) MCITP
4 1 (1.75%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) MCTS
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (71.93%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.02%) Terminal Server
4 4 (7.02%) XenServer
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) SCCM
2 4 (7.02%) EdgeSight
2 4 (7.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) VMware
3 10 (17.54%) Citrix
4 8 (14.04%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) Cisco
5 4 (7.02%) Ivanti
5 4 (7.02%) Symantec
6 3 (5.26%) Remedy
7 2 (3.51%) Dell
8 1 (1.75%) Apple
8 1 (1.75%) Autodesk
8 1 (1.75%) IronPort
8 1 (1.75%) Lumension
8 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.75%) NetApp
8 1 (1.75%) Proofpoint
8 1 (1.75%) SAP