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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 331 396 -
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 69 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.083% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.60% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 56 13 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 £11.25 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4320 4308 4553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.86% 17.77% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2848 2731 2906
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 144 159
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 £12.50 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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 22 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 22 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 +32 15 £444 +12.34% 7
Sidcup - 1 - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Chislehurst - - - -
Edgware - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 83 (76.15%) MS Exchange
2 69 (63.30%) Windows
3 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
4 55 (50.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 43 (39.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (34.86%) Active Directory
7 37 (33.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (33.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (31.19%) Migration
8 34 (31.19%) VMware
9 31 (28.44%) Lync
10 30 (27.52%) Citrix
11 28 (25.69%) SAN
12 27 (24.77%) Finance
13 24 (22.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (21.10%) MCSE
14 23 (21.10%) Exchange Server 2003
14 23 (21.10%) Windows 7
15 20 (18.35%) WAN
16 18 (16.51%) SQL
16 18 (16.51%) SQL Server
17 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2003
17 16 (14.68%) Blackberry
17 16 (14.68%) MCITP
18 15 (13.76%) NetApp
19 14 (12.84%) Legal
19 14 (12.84%) Clustering
19 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (11.93%) SCOM
20 13 (11.93%) Dell

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 83 (76.15%) MS Exchange
2 55 (50.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (39.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (28.44%) Lync
5 23 (21.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (11.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (8.26%) SharePoint
8 7 (6.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (4.59%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (3.67%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.83%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.59%) MS Office
3 3 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.69%) SAN
2 20 (18.35%) WAN
3 12 (11.01%) NetScaler
4 11 (10.09%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (9.17%) DNS
6 9 (8.26%) NAS
7 8 (7.34%) Firewall
8 7 (6.42%) LAN
9 6 (5.50%) VoIP
9 6 (5.50%) DHCP
10 5 (4.59%) SMTP
11 4 (3.67%) WLAN
11 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
11 4 (3.67%) VLAN
12 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.83%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (1.83%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.92%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (24.77%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Legal
3 12 (11.01%) Law
4 5 (4.59%) Back Office
5 3 (2.75%) Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Publishing
6 2 (1.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (19.27%) Analyst
2 14 (12.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 11 (10.09%) Messaging Engineer
3 11 (10.09%) Consultant
4 10 (9.17%) Architect
5 8 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Network Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Server Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Solutions Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Exchange Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Windows Server Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.75%) Designer
9 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) Web Services
1 1 (0.92%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.68%) Blackberry
2 14 (12.84%) Clustering
3 9 (8.26%) EqualLogic
4 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 69 (63.30%) Windows
2 37 (33.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 37 (33.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (21.10%) Windows 7
4 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.50%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.19%) Migration
2 6 (5.50%) ITIL
3 5 (4.59%) Asset Management
4 4 (3.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (3.67%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (2.75%) Email Management
5 3 (2.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (2.75%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (2.75%) Change Management
5 3 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (2.75%) Supplier Management
5 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (2.75%) Project Management
6 2 (1.83%) Data Analysis
6 2 (1.83%) TOGAF
6 2 (1.83%) Load Balancing
6 2 (1.83%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.51%) SQL
2 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (22.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (21.10%) MCSE
3 16 (14.68%) MCITP
4 4 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.83%) VCP5
7 1 (0.92%) MCTS
7 1 (0.92%) MCP
7 1 (0.92%) CCNA
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
System Software
1 38 (34.86%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.01%) XenDesktop
3 12 (11.01%) Hyper-V
3 12 (11.01%) vSphere
4 5 (4.59%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.67%) VMware Server
5 4 (3.67%) XenApp
5 4 (3.67%) DFS Replication
6 3 (2.75%) UAG
7 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) SCOM
2 12 (11.01%) SCCM
3 7 (6.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (2.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (2.75%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (2.75%) MOM
5 1 (0.92%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.92%) SCSM
5 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
2 34 (31.19%) VMware
3 30 (27.52%) Citrix
4 15 (13.76%) NetApp
5 13 (11.93%) Dell
5 13 (11.93%) Cisco
6 9 (8.26%) SonicWALL
7 8 (7.34%) Symantec
8 5 (4.59%) F5
8 5 (4.59%) HP
9 4 (3.67%) Avaya
9 4 (3.67%) Mitel
9 4 (3.67%) Riverbed
9 4 (3.67%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.75%) Websense
11 2 (1.83%) EMC
11 2 (1.83%) Intel
11 2 (1.83%) Lotus
11 2 (1.83%) Apple
11 2 (1.83%) CheckPoint
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