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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 409 429 483
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +54
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 187 166 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.18% 1.93% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 123 43
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.39% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.38 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £28.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.27%
Exchange Server 2013
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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
8572 8583 8158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.17% 18.23% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5602 5374 4918
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 300 304
Average hourly rate £19.96 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.21% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 12 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -24 59 £383 -15.00% 33
South East +21 37 £400 +14.28% 31
South West +25 32 £350 -12.50% 4
West Midlands 0 16 £400 +21.21% 14
North West -5 16 £300 -20.00% 6
Yorkshire -14 14 £300 -11.11% 7
East of England -4 8 £280 -2.60% 7
East Midlands -16 2 £288 +64.28% 1
North East - 1 - -
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Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 296 (81.32%) MS Exchange
2 269 (73.90%) Windows
3 244 (67.03%) Active Directory
4 216 (59.34%) Microsoft
5 209 (57.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 200 (54.95%) Windows Server
7 178 (48.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 152 (41.76%) VMware
9 143 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 123 (33.79%) Office 365
11 109 (29.95%) Skype for Business
12 95 (26.10%) Migration
13 90 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2007
14 85 (23.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 77 (21.15%) ITIL
16 75 (20.60%) VMware Infrastructure
17 66 (18.13%) vSphere
18 60 (16.48%) SharePoint
19 59 (16.21%) DNS
19 59 (16.21%) MS Excel
19 59 (16.21%) SQL Server
19 59 (16.21%) MS Office
19 59 (16.21%) PowerShell
19 59 (16.21%) Hyper-V
20 57 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
21 55 (15.11%) Cisco
22 54 (14.84%) SQL
23 52 (14.29%) Firewall
24 50 (13.74%) Citrix
25 48 (13.19%) DHCP

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 296 (81.32%) MS Exchange
2 209 (57.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 109 (29.95%) Skype for Business
4 90 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 60 (16.48%) SharePoint
6 45 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 28 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 20 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
9 14 (3.85%) IIS
10 12 (3.30%) Office Communications Server
11 10 (2.75%) IBM Notes
12 9 (2.47%) IBM Domino
13 5 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.27%) Apache
15 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.27%) JBoss
15 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 59 (16.21%) MS Excel
1 59 (16.21%) MS Office
2 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 123 (33.79%) Office 365
2 24 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.10%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.82%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.82%) SaaS
5 2 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.55%) IaaS
5 2 (0.55%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 59 (16.21%) DNS
2 52 (14.29%) Firewall
3 48 (13.19%) DHCP
4 47 (12.91%) Skype
5 38 (10.44%) SAN
6 34 (9.34%) TCP/IP
7 27 (7.42%) LAN
8 26 (7.14%) WAN
9 19 (5.22%) Internet
9 19 (5.22%) Remote Desktop
10 18 (4.95%) VPN
11 17 (4.67%) VoIP
12 13 (3.57%) VLAN
13 10 (2.75%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (2.75%) Ethernet
13 10 (2.75%) Unified Communications
14 8 (2.20%) Wireless
15 7 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
16 6 (1.65%) Cisco IOS
16 6 (1.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (1.92%) EDRMS
6 6 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.27%) MySQL
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (9.07%) Finance
2 20 (5.49%) Banking
3 7 (1.92%) Advertising
3 7 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.65%) Financial Institution
4 6 (1.65%) Law
5 3 (0.82%) Marketing
5 3 (0.82%) Retail
6 2 (0.55%) Back Office
6 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Legal
6 2 (0.55%) Local Government
6 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Front Office
7 1 (0.27%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 54 (14.84%) Support Engineer
2 51 (14.01%) Consultant
3 46 (12.64%) Analyst
4 45 (12.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 43 (11.81%) Exchange Engineer
6 34 (9.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 32 (8.79%) Exchange Consultant
8 28 (7.69%) Architect
8 28 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
9 27 (7.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 22 (6.04%) Windows Engineer
11 20 (5.49%) Active Directory Engineer
11 20 (5.49%) Active Directory Support
11 20 (5.49%) Exchange Support
12 18 (4.95%) Office 365 Engineer
12 18 (4.95%) VMware Engineer
13 17 (4.67%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (4.40%) Support Analyst
15 15 (4.12%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.37%) .NET
2 3 (0.82%) Web Services
3 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.89%) Blackberry
2 32 (8.79%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.02%) Clustering
4 11 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.02%) Replication
5 10 (2.75%) EMC VNX
6 9 (2.47%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.47%) Private Cloud
7 8 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.65%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.65%) Thin Client
9 5 (1.37%) PKI
10 4 (1.10%) iPhone
10 4 (1.10%) NHS
10 4 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.82%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.55%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 269 (73.90%) Windows
2 200 (54.95%) Windows Server
3 178 (48.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 143 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (23.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 44 (12.09%) Windows 7
7 28 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 15 (4.12%) Windows XP
9 12 (3.30%) Windows 10
10 10 (2.75%) Linux
11 7 (1.92%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.65%) Android
12 6 (1.65%) Windows Phone
13 5 (1.37%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.27%) CentOS
15 1 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (26.10%) Migration
2 77 (21.15%) ITIL
3 14 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (3.85%) PRINCE
3 14 (3.85%) Time Management
4 12 (3.30%) Change Control
4 12 (3.30%) Data Protection
4 12 (3.30%) High Availability
5 11 (3.02%) Business Continuity
5 11 (3.02%) CRM
5 11 (3.02%) Project Management
6 10 (2.75%) Service Management
7 9 (2.47%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 8 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (2.20%) Incident Management
9 7 (1.92%) Change Management
9 7 (1.92%) ITIL V3
9 7 (1.92%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (1.92%) Load Balancing
9 7 (1.92%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 59 (16.21%) PowerShell
2 54 (14.84%) SQL
3 3 (0.82%) VBScript
4 2 (0.55%) C
4 2 (0.55%) Java
4 2 (0.55%) Perl
4 2 (0.55%) VB
4 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (12.36%) MCSE
3 44 (12.09%) Security Cleared
4 35 (9.62%) SC Cleared
5 26 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 21 (5.77%) MCSA
7 18 (4.95%) CCNA
7 18 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (4.12%) MCITP
9 10 (2.75%) Degree
10 8 (2.20%) MCP
11 5 (1.37%) DBS Check
11 5 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.55%) MCTS
14 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.55%) PMP
14 2 (0.55%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.40%) SLA
2 4 (1.10%) QA
3 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 244 (67.03%) Active Directory
2 75 (20.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 66 (18.13%) vSphere
4 59 (16.21%) Hyper-V
5 28 (7.69%) XenApp
6 18 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (4.40%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.85%) VMware ESX
9 9 (2.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 5 (1.37%) Brightmail
11 4 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (1.10%) XenServer
12 3 (0.82%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.55%) Postfix
13 2 (0.55%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.55%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 47 (12.91%) SCCM
2 26 (7.14%) SCOM
3 22 (6.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 19 (5.22%) NetBackup
5 11 (3.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (2.47%) WSUS
8 4 (1.10%) AirWatch
8 4 (1.10%) Backup Exec
8 4 (1.10%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.82%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.82%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.55%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.55%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.27%) DatAdvantage
11 1 (0.27%) SCSM
11 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 216 (59.34%) Microsoft
2 152 (41.76%) VMware
3 55 (15.11%) Cisco
4 50 (13.74%) Citrix
5 45 (12.36%) Symantec
6 37 (10.16%) NetApp
7 29 (7.97%) Dell
8 27 (7.42%) HP
9 17 (4.67%) EMC
9 17 (4.67%) SolarWinds
10 15 (4.12%) IronPort
11 14 (3.85%) Mitel
12 11 (3.02%) Lotus
13 9 (2.47%) CommVault
13 9 (2.47%) IBM
13 9 (2.47%) Sophos
14 8 (2.20%) Intel
15 7 (1.92%) F5
15 7 (1.92%) Intel Security
16 5 (1.37%) Rackspace
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