The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 112 125 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.041% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.07% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -
Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
435 430 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.37% 17.58% 14.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 205 206
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £491 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.98 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £29.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2013
South East

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Berkshire region.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 6 £425 - 5
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
South East

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2013.

1 32 (86.49%) MS Exchange
2 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (45.95%) Windows
4 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
5 15 (40.54%) Migration
5 15 (40.54%) Office 365
6 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (35.14%) Lync
8 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
10 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
12 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
12 7 (18.92%) Firewall
12 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
13 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
13 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
13 6 (16.22%) SCCM
13 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
14 5 (13.51%) MS Office
14 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (10.81%) Change Control
15 4 (10.81%) Zimbra
15 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (10.81%) VMware
15 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
15 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
15 4 (10.81%) Cisco

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Exchange Server 2013. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (86.49%) MS Exchange
2 14 (37.84%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (35.14%) Lync
4 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (10.81%) Zimbra
7 4 (10.81%) IBM Notes
8 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (5.41%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (40.54%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) DMZ
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
3 3 (8.11%) Internet
3 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) SAN
4 1 (2.70%) PBX
4 1 (2.70%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Wintel Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Escalation Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Support
6 1 (2.70%) Messaging Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Security Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.70%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.81%) Change Control
3 3 (8.11%) CRM
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.41%) ITIL
4 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
5 1 (2.70%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) MCP
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) MCSD
6 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
4 3 (8.11%) UAG
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) SCOrch
2 3 (8.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (8.11%) ARCserve
2 3 (8.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) Lotus
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Symantec
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy
4 1 (2.70%) Lumension
4 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
4 1 (2.70%) HP
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