The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 116 117 127
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.41% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.86% 2.76% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Average daily rate £175 £400 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +17.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-22.58% +20.77%
Exchange Server 2013
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
377 399 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.90% 14.85% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 199 242
Average daily rate £350 £378 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £55.65 £113.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 4 £175 -67.88% 4
Newbury +7 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £400 -
Exchange Server 2013
South East

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
4 10 (52.63%) VMware
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (36.84%) Firewall
8 5 (26.32%) VPN
9 4 (21.05%) DNS
9 4 (21.05%) IIS
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) VLAN
10 3 (15.79%) SaaS
10 3 (15.79%) MS Office
10 3 (15.79%) Office 365
11 2 (10.53%) Google Apps
11 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
11 2 (10.53%) DHCP
11 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
11 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
11 2 (10.53%) SLA
11 2 (10.53%) Cisco
11 2 (10.53%) Microsoft

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Google Apps
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 3 (15.79%) VLAN
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Support
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SonicWALL
2 2 (10.53%) WatchGuard
3 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
3 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
3 1 (5.26%) NETGEAR
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec