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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 81 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 34 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.41% 0.42% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.42% 2.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 0
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£543 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+20.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -
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
404 522 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.76% 19.92% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 291 182
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.75 £39.50 £33.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +34 24 £553 +47.33% 3
Maidenhead - 1 £338 - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Slough - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 2
Exchange Server 2013
South East

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 40 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
3 34 (68.00%) Lync
4 31 (62.00%) MS Exchange
5 25 (50.00%) SQL
6 24 (48.00%) SharePoint
7 22 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (42.00%) Clustering
9 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
10 19 (38.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (38.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 19 (38.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 19 (38.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 19 (38.00%) Dynamics AX
10 19 (38.00%) CRM
11 18 (36.00%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (32.00%) Windows
13 15 (30.00%) PowerShell
14 13 (26.00%) Application Packaging
14 13 (26.00%) Firewall
15 12 (24.00%) .NET
16 11 (22.00%) SOA
17 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
17 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
18 8 (16.00%) Office 365
18 8 (16.00%) DMZ
19 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
19 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 34 (68.00%) Lync
2 31 (62.00%) MS Exchange
3 24 (48.00%) SharePoint
4 19 (38.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (38.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 19 (38.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 18 (36.00%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (6.00%) Zimbra
7 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (6.00%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 19 (38.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.00%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (16.00%) Office 365
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.00%) Firewall
2 8 (16.00%) DMZ
3 6 (12.00%) Internet
4 5 (10.00%) DNS
5 4 (8.00%) DHCP
6 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.00%) PBX
6 1 (2.00%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Architect
2 22 (44.00%) Technical Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Wintel Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Escalation Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Network Support
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Messaging Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Exchange Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Messaging Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Application Packaging
2 12 (24.00%) .NET
3 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Clustering
2 7 (14.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.00%) Blog
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (38.00%) CRM
3 11 (22.00%) SOA
4 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) ITIL
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) Change Control
8 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.00%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.00%) MCSE
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) MCP
4 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.00%) MCSD
7 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Cisco
3 4 (8.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Lotus
4 3 (6.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.00%) Lumension
5 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.00%) Remedy
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