The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the East of England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 139 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.044% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.90% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £255 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £415 -
% change year-on-year
-15.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-35.38% -
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
555 414 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.60% 18.38% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 193 264
Average daily rate £369 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 58
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.34 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the East of England region.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £135 - 3
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) McAfee
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) WatchGuard
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SCOM
5 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
5 2 (28.57%) MCITP
5 2 (28.57%) Network Design
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Juniper
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) SAS
5 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) Broadband
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Server Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Support
1 2 (28.57%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) NCDA
2 1 (14.29%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) VCAP
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
1 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) McAfee
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) WatchGuard
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Acronis
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) Fortinet
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL