The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 338 362 364
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 76 40 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.17% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 0.96% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 14
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £240 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £384 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £350 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.35% -15.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.25 £67.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £21.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -35.38%
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4241 4184 3909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.99% 17.95% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2836 2898 2514
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £244 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 73 138
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 April 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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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
City of London +2 19 £295 +22.91% 13
Ealing - 3 £180 -
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 133 (83.65%) MS Exchange
2 111 (69.81%) Windows
3 101 (63.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 97 (61.01%) Active Directory
5 92 (57.86%) VMware
6 89 (55.97%) Microsoft
7 71 (44.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 65 (40.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 63 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 52 (32.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 52 (32.70%) Hyper-V
11 49 (30.82%) Migration
11 49 (30.82%) Office 365
12 44 (27.67%) Firewall
13 42 (26.42%) Citrix
14 41 (25.79%) Lync
15 37 (23.27%) SAN
15 37 (23.27%) DNS
16 36 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 35 (22.01%) MCSE
18 32 (20.13%) Cisco
19 31 (19.50%) Windows 7
20 30 (18.87%) vSphere
20 30 (18.87%) Finance
21 27 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
21 27 (16.98%) MS Excel
22 26 (16.35%) VPN
22 26 (16.35%) EMC
22 26 (16.35%) VLAN
23 23 (14.47%) PowerShell

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 133 (83.65%) MS Exchange
2 101 (63.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (39.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 41 (25.79%) Lync
5 20 (12.58%) SharePoint
6 18 (11.32%) IIS
7 16 (10.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (7.55%) Office Communications Server
8 12 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.52%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
12 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.63%) Apache
Applications
1 27 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 49 (30.82%) Office 365
2 19 (11.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.03%) IaaS
4 7 (4.40%) Mimecast
5 6 (3.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (27.67%) Firewall
2 37 (23.27%) DNS
2 37 (23.27%) SAN
3 26 (16.35%) VPN
3 26 (16.35%) VLAN
4 21 (13.21%) LAN
4 21 (13.21%) WAN
5 18 (11.32%) DHCP
6 12 (7.55%) TCP/IP
6 12 (7.55%) NAS
7 10 (6.29%) LDAP
8 9 (5.66%) Internet
8 9 (5.66%) iSCSI
9 8 (5.03%) VoIP
10 7 (4.40%) BIG-IP
11 5 (3.14%) NetScaler
11 5 (3.14%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.52%) PBX
13 3 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.63%) MySQL
General
1 30 (18.87%) Finance
2 7 (4.40%) Advertising
2 7 (4.40%) Retail
3 4 (2.52%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.89%) Electronics
5 2 (1.26%) Marketing
5 2 (1.26%) Back Office
5 2 (1.26%) Law
5 2 (1.26%) Legal
5 2 (1.26%) Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (19.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (12.58%) Architect
2 20 (12.58%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (10.06%) Analyst
5 11 (6.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 10 (6.29%) Technical Architect
6 10 (6.29%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (6.29%) Messaging Analyst
7 8 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (5.03%) Consultant
7 8 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (5.03%) Administrator
8 7 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (4.40%) Exchange Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
9 6 (3.77%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.14%) Wintel Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.40%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.26%) XMPP
2 2 (1.26%) HTML
2 2 (1.26%) .NET
2 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.26%) JSP
3 1 (0.63%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.58%) Clustering
2 18 (11.32%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.29%) Hedge funds
4 5 (3.14%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.52%) NHS
5 4 (2.52%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.52%) PKI
5 4 (2.52%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.52%) iPhone
6 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.26%) IVR
7 2 (1.26%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) User Experience
8 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.63%) iPad
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 111 (69.81%) Windows
2 71 (44.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 65 (40.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (19.50%) Windows 7
5 27 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (11.32%) Linux
7 8 (5.03%) Windows 8
8 6 (3.77%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.52%) Android
9 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.89%) UNIX
10 3 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.89%) MVS
11 2 (1.26%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.82%) Migration
2 15 (9.43%) ITIL
3 10 (6.29%) Configuration Management
3 10 (6.29%) Asset Management
4 9 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (5.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (4.40%) Change Management
6 7 (4.40%) Information Security
6 7 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (4.40%) Release Management
7 5 (3.14%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.52%) Project Management
8 4 (2.52%) CRM
8 4 (2.52%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (2.52%) Load Balancing
9 3 (1.89%) Operations Management
9 3 (1.89%) Service Management
9 3 (1.89%) Security Management
9 3 (1.89%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.47%) PowerShell
2 18 (11.32%) SQL
3 9 (5.66%) VBScript
4 3 (1.89%) C
5 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (22.01%) MCSE
3 12 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (6.92%) MCSA
4 11 (6.92%) CCNA
4 11 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (6.92%) Security Cleared
5 9 (5.66%) MCP
5 9 (5.66%) MCITP
6 7 (4.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.77%) MCTS
7 6 (3.77%) Degree
8 5 (3.14%) CCA
8 5 (3.14%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (3.14%) CCEA
9 4 (2.52%) CCNP
9 4 (2.52%) VCP5
10 3 (1.89%) HNC
11 2 (1.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.77%) SLA
2 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (61.01%) Active Directory
2 52 (32.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (32.70%) Hyper-V
3 30 (18.87%) vSphere
4 13 (8.18%) XenApp
5 11 (6.92%) VMware ESX
6 10 (6.29%) XenDesktop
7 7 (4.40%) NFS
8 6 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (3.14%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.52%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.89%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.89%) XenServer
11 3 (1.89%) Xen
12 2 (1.26%) Postfix
12 2 (1.26%) KVM
13 1 (0.63%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.63%) Squid
13 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (12.58%) SCCM
2 7 (4.40%) SCOM
3 3 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (1.89%) XenMobile
4 2 (1.26%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.63%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (57.86%) VMware
2 89 (55.97%) Microsoft
3 42 (26.42%) Citrix
4 32 (20.13%) Cisco
5 26 (16.35%) EMC
6 23 (14.47%) HP
7 22 (13.84%) NetApp
8 11 (6.92%) Symantec
9 10 (6.29%) F5
9 10 (6.29%) Apple
9 10 (6.29%) Dell
10 9 (5.66%) AppSense
11 8 (5.03%) 3PAR
12 4 (2.52%) Veeam
12 4 (2.52%) Lotus
13 3 (1.89%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.89%) Oracle
13 3 (1.89%) IBM
13 3 (1.89%) CommVault
13 3 (1.89%) Spiceworks
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