The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 42 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.34% - 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% - 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Average daily rate £375 - £218
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 - £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 - £244
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £30.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +42.85%
Exchange Server 2013
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 86 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.84% 19.82% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 44
Average daily rate £363 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £503 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Average hourly rate £12.75 £45.50 £31.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.97% +45.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.20 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.96 £46.09 £32.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Blackpool - 2 £250 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £400 -
Exchange Server 2013
North West

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (90.00%) Office 365
2 9 (90.00%) Skype for Business
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) XenApp
4 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (50.00%) vSphere
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (50.00%) IronPort
5 5 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (50.00%) Brightmail
5 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) VoIP
5 5 (50.00%) MS Office
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) Symantec
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) Finance

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) Skype
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Support
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Expert
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (60.00%) XenApp
1 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Brightmail
2 5 (50.00%) vSphere
3 4 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) IronPort
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Compaq
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) ThinPrint
5 2 (20.00%) AppSense
5 2 (20.00%) Wyse
6 1 (10.00%) SAP