The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 165 186 191
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 24 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.47% 0.31% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.66% 1.78% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 2
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£450 £275 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -7.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £346 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £346 £415
% change year-on-year
+8.38% -16.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £67.50 -
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 City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
901 1068 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.55% 17.60% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 744 710
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 32
Average hourly rate £21.22 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £14.50 £16.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (85.11%) MS Exchange
2 35 (74.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
4 27 (57.45%) VMware
5 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
6 22 (46.81%) Windows
7 20 (42.55%) Migration
8 16 (34.04%) SAN
9 15 (31.91%) Office 365
10 12 (25.53%) Citrix
10 12 (25.53%) vSphere
11 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (23.40%) NetApp
11 11 (23.40%) Finance
12 10 (21.28%) DNS
12 10 (21.28%) Cisco
13 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
13 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
14 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (17.02%) EMC
14 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (17.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 8 (17.02%) VBScript
15 7 (14.89%) MCSE
15 7 (14.89%) DHCP
15 7 (14.89%) Release Management
15 7 (14.89%) SCCM

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 40 (85.11%) MS Exchange
2 35 (74.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (55.32%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (17.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
5 6 (12.77%) Lync
6 4 (8.51%) IIS
7 3 (6.38%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.13%) Apache
8 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) Office 365
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) PaaS
3 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) SAN
2 10 (21.28%) DNS
3 7 (14.89%) DHCP
3 7 (14.89%) VLAN
4 6 (12.77%) Firewall
4 6 (12.77%) NAS
4 6 (12.77%) LDAP
4 6 (12.77%) VPN
5 4 (8.51%) VoIP
5 4 (8.51%) Kerberos
5 4 (8.51%) SNMP
5 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.38%) WAN
6 3 (6.38%) MPLS
7 2 (4.26%) PBX
7 2 (4.26%) WLAN
7 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.13%) Wireless
8 1 (2.13%) VPLS
8 1 (2.13%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Messaging Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Server Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Server Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.26%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Citrix Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Messaging Consultant
9 1 (2.13%) Implementation Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.13%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) Equities
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.26%) Linux
7 2 (4.26%) MVS
8 1 (2.13%) UNIX
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Migration
2 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.89%) Release Management
4 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.13%) ITIL
6 1 (2.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.13%) Change Management
6 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.13%) Fund Management
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.02%) VBScript
3 6 (12.77%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.89%) MCSE
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.26%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) MCSA
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (68.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.53%) vSphere
3 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.77%) VMware Server
5 5 (10.64%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (8.51%) DFS Replication
6 4 (8.51%) XenApp
7 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.26%) Xen
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.13%) Postfix
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.13%) Squid
8 1 (2.13%) KVM
8 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) VMware
2 22 (46.81%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) Citrix
4 11 (23.40%) NetApp
5 10 (21.28%) Cisco
6 8 (17.02%) EMC
7 6 (12.77%) AppSense
8 4 (8.51%) Mitel
8 4 (8.51%) Symantec
9 3 (6.38%) HP
10 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
10 2 (4.26%) Apple
10 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 1 (2.13%) Dell
11 1 (2.13%) Lotus
11 1 (2.13%) CommVault
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