Period
to 20 October 2017

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 20 October 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
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 135 123
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 -61
Contract jobs citing MS Exchange 70 79 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.65% 1.41% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.14% 8.14% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 52
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £115 £118 £115
90th Percentile £480 £400 £358
England median daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +46.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £9.25 £13.18 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.78 £28.75 £25.13
England median hourly rate £17.49 £16.08 £16.50
% change year-on-year +8.80% -2.58% -

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 690 971 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.24% 17.34% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 590 790
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £406 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% +4.71% +10.71%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £250
90th Percentile £563 £565 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 42
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +40.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.07 £9.25
90th Percentile £24.60 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%

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 20 October 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 6 months to 20 October 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 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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 +39 47 £350 +7.69% 8
South Yorkshire +1 12 £278 +20.00% 1
North Yorkshire -5 11 £198 -34.17% 1
MS Exchange
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 56 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (62.86%) Windows
3 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (40.00%) VMware
6 26 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (31.43%) Windows Server
8 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (22.86%) ITIL
9 16 (22.86%) SharePoint
10 15 (21.43%) WAN
10 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (20.00%) LAN
11 14 (20.00%) Cisco
12 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
12 13 (18.57%) SCCM
12 13 (18.57%) Office 365
13 11 (15.71%) SAN
13 11 (15.71%) Migration
14 10 (14.29%) Firewall
14 10 (14.29%) Service Management
14 10 (14.29%) DNS
15 9 (12.86%) SLA
15 9 (12.86%) SQL
15 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (12.86%) vSphere
16 8 (11.43%) Change Control
16 8 (11.43%) DHCP

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 32 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 15 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.00%) Skype for Business
5 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.29%) CMS
7 2 (2.86%) IIS
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) Acrobat
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.43%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.57%) Office 365
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.29%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) WAN
2 14 (20.00%) LAN
3 11 (15.71%) SAN
4 10 (14.29%) DNS
4 10 (14.29%) Firewall
5 8 (11.43%) DHCP
6 7 (10.00%) Skype
7 6 (8.57%) Internet
8 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
8 5 (7.14%) Wireless
9 4 (5.71%) Intranet
9 4 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (5.71%) SNMP
10 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.86%) 3G
11 2 (2.86%) DKIM
11 2 (2.86%) DMARC
11 2 (2.86%) LTE
11 2 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.86%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Banking
2 4 (5.71%) Law
2 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (11.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Technical Leader
6 5 (7.14%) Desktop Support
6 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Information Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Information Security Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Project Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Active Directory Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.86%) PDA
4 1 (1.43%) Life Science
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 44 (62.86%) Windows
2 22 (31.43%) Windows Server
3 20 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 15 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.14%) Windows 2000
7 5 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.86%) Android
9 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.86%) Linux
9 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.86%) Unix
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) Migration
3 10 (14.29%) Service Management
4 8 (11.43%) Change Control
5 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.00%) Time Management
6 6 (8.57%) CRM
6 6 (8.57%) Data Extraction
7 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (5.71%) Information Security
8 4 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (5.71%) Network Management
8 4 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.29%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) PHP
2 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.57%) MCSE
3 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.71%) CCNA
4 4 (5.71%) MCSA
5 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.29%) MCDST
5 3 (4.29%) MCP
6 2 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (1.43%) CCDP
7 1 (1.43%) CCIE
7 1 (1.43%) CCNP
7 1 (1.43%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.43%) CISM
7 1 (1.43%) CISSP
7 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 56 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.86%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.86%) XenApp
5 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) SCCM
2 5 (7.14%) DameWare
3 4 (5.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (5.71%) WMI
3 4 (5.71%) WSUS
4 2 (2.86%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (2.86%) SCOM
4 2 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (40.00%) VMware
3 14 (20.00%) Cisco
4 8 (11.43%) Citrix
5 6 (8.57%) Dell
6 4 (5.71%) HP
6 4 (5.71%) Symantec
6 4 (5.71%) Veeam
6 4 (5.71%) Wyse
7 3 (4.29%) Avaya
7 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.29%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.86%) Bomgar
8 2 (2.86%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.86%) IronPort
8 2 (2.86%) Juniper
8 2 (2.86%) McAfee
8 2 (2.86%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.86%) Remedy
8 2 (2.86%) SonicWALL