The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 386 473 -
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 211 87 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.18% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.19% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 129 61 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £373 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -
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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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9615 8634 9246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.09% 17.95% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6053 5362 5297
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 352 465
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £38.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the England region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in England

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in England

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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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
London +54 73 £413 +7.56% 35
South East +19 66 £500 +33.33% 24
Yorkshire +18 26 £300 +33.33% 3
South West - 23 £545 - 26
East of England -16 14 £389 +15.25% 12
East Midlands +4 4 £475 +58.33% 3
North West -12 3 £295 -21.33% 11
West Midlands -15 2 £400 +142.42% 11
North East - - - - 2
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Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 288 (79.12%) MS Exchange
2 235 (64.56%) Windows
3 229 (62.91%) Microsoft
4 225 (61.81%) Active Directory
5 215 (59.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 154 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 130 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 129 (35.44%) Lync
9 128 (35.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 127 (34.89%) VMware
11 103 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
12 84 (23.08%) SharePoint
13 77 (21.15%) Citrix
13 77 (21.15%) Hyper-V
14 76 (20.88%) Migration
15 73 (20.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 69 (18.96%) VMware Infrastructure
17 67 (18.41%) PowerShell
18 66 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2003
18 66 (18.13%) Symantec
19 65 (17.86%) SQL
20 61 (16.76%) ITIL
21 60 (16.48%) SAN
22 59 (16.21%) MCSE
23 54 (14.84%) SCCM
23 54 (14.84%) SharePoint 2010
24 53 (14.56%) Blackberry
25 52 (14.29%) SQL Server
26 51 (14.01%) MS Excel
27 49 (13.46%) Office 365

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 288 (79.12%) MS Exchange
2 215 (59.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 129 (35.44%) Lync
4 128 (35.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 84 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 66 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 54 (14.84%) SharePoint 2010
8 46 (12.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 41 (11.26%) BizTalk Server
10 38 (10.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 21 (5.77%) IIS
12 17 (4.67%) Office Communications Server
13 12 (3.30%) Lotus Domino
14 9 (2.47%) IBM Notes
14 9 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.82%) Node.js
16 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.55%) Documentum
17 1 (0.27%) CICS
Applications
1 51 (14.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.02%) MS Office
3 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 36 (9.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 36 (9.89%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (2.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 49 (13.46%) Office 365
2 42 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.82%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (16.48%) SAN
2 48 (13.19%) DNS
3 42 (11.54%) Firewall
3 42 (11.54%) DHCP
4 31 (8.52%) NAS
5 25 (6.87%) WAN
6 22 (6.04%) LAN
7 19 (5.22%) TCP/IP
8 18 (4.95%) NetScaler
9 17 (4.67%) Unified Communications
10 15 (4.12%) Internet
11 12 (3.30%) MPLS
12 11 (3.02%) VoIP
12 11 (3.02%) SMTP
13 8 (2.20%) OSPF
13 8 (2.20%) BGP
13 8 (2.20%) DMZ
13 8 (2.20%) VLAN
14 7 (1.92%) S/MIME
14 7 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (10.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (8.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.27%) DB2
9 1 (0.27%) Ingres
9 1 (0.27%) IDMS
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (11.81%) Finance
2 14 (3.85%) Law
2 14 (3.85%) Banking
3 12 (3.30%) Legal
4 9 (2.47%) Advertising
4 9 (2.47%) Publishing
5 7 (1.92%) Retail
5 7 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.92%) Marketing
6 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.37%) Military
6 5 (1.37%) Back Office
7 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (16.76%) Architect
2 54 (14.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (12.09%) Analyst
4 43 (11.81%) Consultant
5 31 (8.52%) Administrator
6 29 (7.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 29 (7.97%) Technical Architect
6 29 (7.97%) Messaging Engineer
7 26 (7.14%) Support Engineer
8 20 (5.49%) Exchange Consultant
9 19 (5.22%) Exchange Engineer
10 15 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
11 14 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
12 13 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
13 12 (3.30%) Server Engineer
13 12 (3.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Consultant
14 11 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
15 10 (2.75%) Problem Manager
16 9 (2.47%) Exchange Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.62%) .NET
2 29 (7.97%) Application Packaging
3 7 (1.92%) Middleware
3 7 (1.92%) .NET Framework
3 7 (1.92%) MSMQ
4 6 (1.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.27%) XML
6 1 (0.27%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 53 (14.56%) Blackberry
2 45 (12.36%) Clustering
3 13 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.75%) Replication
5 5 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.37%) Reference Data
5 5 (1.37%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.10%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.10%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.82%) CLARiiON
8 2 (0.55%) Blog
8 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.55%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.27%) Life Science
9 1 (0.27%) FMCG
9 1 (0.27%) iPhone
9 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.27%) NHS
9 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 235 (64.56%) Windows
2 154 (42.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 130 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 103 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (12.64%) Windows 7
6 23 (6.32%) Windows 8
6 23 (6.32%) Windows XP
7 15 (4.12%) Android
8 4 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.82%) Linux
10 2 (0.55%) Debian
10 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.27%) OpenVMS
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.88%) Migration
2 61 (16.76%) ITIL
3 47 (12.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 38 (10.44%) CRM
5 22 (6.04%) Change Management
6 20 (5.49%) Service Management
7 19 (5.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (4.67%) SOA
9 16 (4.40%) Project Management
9 16 (4.40%) ITSM
10 13 (3.57%) Configuration Management
10 13 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (3.30%) Problem Management
12 11 (3.02%) Email Migration
12 11 (3.02%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (2.47%) Business Analysis
14 9 (2.47%) MVC
14 9 (2.47%) Mobile Device Management
14 9 (2.47%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.41%) PowerShell
2 65 (17.86%) SQL
3 11 (3.02%) C#
4 6 (1.65%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.37%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.55%) ABAP
6 2 (0.55%) VBA
6 2 (0.55%) VB
6 2 (0.55%) Delphi
6 2 (0.55%) Java
6 2 (0.55%) PHP
7 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 73 (20.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (16.21%) MCSE
3 44 (12.09%) Security Cleared
4 21 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 19 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (4.67%) MCITP
6 17 (4.67%) Degree
7 15 (4.12%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (4.12%) CCNA
8 13 (3.57%) DV Cleared
9 12 (3.30%) MCTS
10 8 (2.20%) CCNP
11 6 (1.65%) MCP
12 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.10%) VCP5
13 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.82%) MCSA
13 3 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.55%) MCSD
14 2 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.40%) SLA
2 9 (2.47%) QA
3 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.82%) BS7799
4 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 225 (61.81%) Active Directory
2 77 (21.15%) Hyper-V
3 69 (18.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (12.64%) vSphere
5 44 (12.09%) XenApp
6 32 (8.79%) VMware ESX
7 23 (6.32%) XenDesktop
8 8 (2.20%) DFS Replication
8 8 (2.20%) VMware Server
9 7 (1.92%) XenServer
10 6 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.37%) UAG
12 4 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.82%) Brightmail
14 2 (0.55%) Xen
14 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.55%) Firmware
14 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.27%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 54 (14.84%) SCCM
2 45 (12.36%) SCOM
3 34 (9.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 21 (5.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 20 (5.49%) NetBackup
6 12 (3.30%) Backup Exec
7 9 (2.47%) HP SIM
8 8 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (1.65%) MIMEsweeper
10 6 (1.65%) MOM
10 6 (1.65%) ARCserve
11 4 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.10%) WSUS
12 3 (0.82%) Foglight
12 3 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
13 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
14 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
14 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 229 (62.91%) Microsoft
2 127 (34.89%) VMware
3 77 (21.15%) Citrix
4 66 (18.13%) Symantec
5 41 (11.26%) Cisco
6 38 (10.44%) NetApp
7 35 (9.62%) HP
8 21 (5.77%) EMC
9 17 (4.67%) Lotus
9 17 (4.67%) IronPort
10 16 (4.40%) CheckPoint
10 16 (4.40%) IBM
11 15 (4.12%) Dell
12 12 (3.30%) McAfee
12 12 (3.30%) F5
13 10 (2.75%) Veeam
14 9 (2.47%) SolarWinds
14 9 (2.47%) 3PAR
14 9 (2.47%) MobileIron
15 8 (2.20%) Mitel
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