The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 137 134 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 8 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.26% 0.45% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.24% 2.32% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
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£300 £454 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.88% +29.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.39% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
Exchange Server 2013
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
645 603 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.68% 19.22% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 376 165
Average daily rate £350 £399 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 43 39
Average hourly rate £29.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.09% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £34.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
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
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 28 August 2015. 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
Bedfordshire - 3 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -7 2 £315 -3.81% 2
Essex -9 1 - - 3
Exchange Server 2013
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (73.33%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) DHCP
4 9 (60.00%) DNS
4 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco
5 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) SAN
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) EMC
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) vSphere
6 7 (46.67%) Office 365
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) HP
7 6 (40.00%) Dell
7 6 (40.00%) CCNA
7 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 5 (33.33%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
1 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
7 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (6.67%) NAS
8 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Implementation Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Life Science
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Debian
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (40.00%) CCNA
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (20.00%) MCSE
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) MCSA
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.67%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 7 (46.67%) EMC
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (40.00%) HP
4 6 (40.00%) Dell
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) F5
5 5 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Dell Compellent
6 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
7 2 (13.33%) IBM
8 1 (6.67%) Lotus