The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 71 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.45% 0.12% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.26% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £346 £415
% change year-on-year
+8.38% -16.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -50.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
177 183 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 19.89% 21.28% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 137 73
Average daily rate £375 £350 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £16.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.84% -24.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.55 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -7.89%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (81.25%) Clustering
2 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
2 13 (81.25%) Lync
3 12 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) CRM
3 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 12 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (68.75%) .NET
4 11 (68.75%) Application Packaging
5 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) Reference Data
7 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Data Architecture
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) XenApp
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (81.25%) Lync
2 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2000
Business Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (75.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Architect
2 11 (68.75%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
1 11 (68.75%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (81.25%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Reference Data
2 3 (18.75%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (75.00%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Data Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) ARCserve
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec