The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 64 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.87% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£215 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -
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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 Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
113 149 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.28% 19.01% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 65 57
Average daily rate £345 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% -24.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £40.50 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Exchange Server 2013
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) XenApp
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 5 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft