The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 339 398 -
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 67 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.095% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.51% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 55 15 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4432 4322 4628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.85% 17.81% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2910 2752 2993
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £551 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 136 162
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.15 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2013
England

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 30 July 2014.

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
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 30 July 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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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
City of London +23 15 £444 +12.34% 7
Sidcup - 1 - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - - 2
Chislehurst - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 82 (75.93%) MS Exchange
2 68 (62.96%) Windows
3 59 (54.63%) Microsoft
4 54 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 41 (37.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (35.19%) Active Directory
7 34 (31.48%) Migration
8 32 (29.63%) VMware
8 32 (29.63%) Lync
9 28 (25.93%) Finance
9 28 (25.93%) Citrix
10 26 (24.07%) SAN
11 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 23 (21.30%) Windows 7
12 22 (20.37%) MCSE
13 21 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 18 (16.67%) WAN
15 16 (14.81%) SQL
15 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
15 16 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (14.81%) Blackberry
16 15 (13.89%) NetApp
17 14 (12.96%) MCITP
17 14 (12.96%) Legal
17 14 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (12.04%) SCOM
19 12 (11.11%) SCCM
19 12 (11.11%) XenDesktop

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 82 (75.93%) MS Exchange
2 54 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 41 (37.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 32 (29.63%) Lync
5 21 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (6.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Office
3 3 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (24.07%) SAN
2 18 (16.67%) WAN
3 12 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 10 (9.26%) DNS
5 9 (8.33%) NAS
5 9 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (7.41%) Firewall
7 7 (6.48%) LAN
8 6 (5.56%) VoIP
8 6 (5.56%) DHCP
9 5 (4.63%) SMTP
10 4 (3.70%) WLAN
10 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.70%) VLAN
11 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
11 2 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.93%) LDAP
12 1 (0.93%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (25.93%) Finance
2 14 (12.96%) Legal
3 12 (11.11%) Law
4 5 (4.63%) Back Office
5 3 (2.78%) Banking
6 2 (1.85%) Publishing
6 2 (1.85%) Retail
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Analyst
2 14 (12.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (10.19%) Consultant
3 11 (10.19%) Messaging Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Architect
5 8 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Solutions Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Exchange Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) Messaging Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) Web Services
1 1 (0.93%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 12 (11.11%) Clustering
3 7 (6.48%) EqualLogic
4 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 68 (62.96%) Windows
2 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
2 38 (35.19%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (21.30%) Windows 7
4 16 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Migration
2 6 (5.56%) ITIL
3 5 (4.63%) Asset Management
4 4 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
4 4 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (2.78%) Change Management
5 3 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.78%) Supplier Management
5 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2
5 3 (2.78%) Project Management
5 3 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (2.78%) Data Migration
5 3 (2.78%) Email Management
6 2 (1.85%) High Availability
6 2 (1.85%) Email Migration
6 2 (1.85%) Change Control
6 2 (1.85%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.81%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (21.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.37%) MCSE
3 14 (12.96%) MCITP
4 4 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.85%) VCP5
6 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) MCTS
7 1 (0.93%) MCP
7 1 (0.93%) CCNA
7 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
System Software
1 38 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 12 (11.11%) vSphere
4 10 (9.26%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.63%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.70%) XenApp
6 4 (3.70%) DFS Replication
6 4 (3.70%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.78%) UAG
8 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) SCOM
2 12 (11.11%) SCCM
3 7 (6.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.78%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (2.78%) MOM
4 3 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.93%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.93%) SCSM
5 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 59 (54.63%) Microsoft
2 32 (29.63%) VMware
3 28 (25.93%) Citrix
4 15 (13.89%) NetApp
5 11 (10.19%) Dell
5 11 (10.19%) Cisco
6 8 (7.41%) Symantec
7 7 (6.48%) SonicWALL
8 5 (4.63%) HP
8 5 (4.63%) F5
9 4 (3.70%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.70%) Avaya
9 4 (3.70%) Mitel
10 3 (2.78%) Websense
11 2 (1.85%) EMC
11 2 (1.85%) Intel
11 2 (1.85%) Lotus
11 2 (1.85%) Apple
11 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
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