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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 342 394 -
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 70 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.097% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.54% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 52 15 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.25 -
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -
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
4531 4456 4698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.70% 17.99% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2944 2894 3073
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 112 174
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 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £59.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
(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
City of London +39 17 £456 +1.38% 6
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 90 (77.59%) MS Exchange
2 78 (67.24%) Windows
3 67 (57.76%) Microsoft
4 63 (54.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 54 (46.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 51 (43.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (39.66%) Active Directory
7 46 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 42 (36.21%) VMware
9 33 (28.45%) Migration
9 33 (28.45%) Lync
10 31 (26.72%) Citrix
10 31 (26.72%) SAN
11 26 (22.41%) Finance
12 25 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (19.83%) MCSE
14 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (19.83%) Windows 7
15 21 (18.10%) Blackberry
16 19 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (15.52%) NetApp
17 18 (15.52%) PowerShell
18 17 (14.66%) SQL
19 16 (13.79%) WAN
20 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
20 15 (12.93%) SCOM
21 14 (12.07%) Legal
21 14 (12.07%) Hyper-V
22 13 (11.21%) MS Excel

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 90 (77.59%) MS Exchange
2 63 (54.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (46.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 33 (28.45%) Lync
5 25 (21.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (11.21%) SharePoint
7 12 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (8.62%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (6.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (3.45%) IIS
12 2 (1.72%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.45%) MS Office
3 3 (2.59%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) Office 365
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.72%) SAN
2 16 (13.79%) WAN
3 13 (11.21%) NetScaler
4 11 (9.48%) NAS
5 10 (8.62%) Firewall
5 10 (8.62%) DNS
6 8 (6.90%) LAN
7 7 (6.03%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (5.17%) Unified Communications
8 6 (5.17%) VoIP
8 6 (5.17%) SMTP
8 6 (5.17%) DHCP
9 5 (4.31%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.31%) VLAN
10 4 (3.45%) WLAN
11 2 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (0.86%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.86%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.86%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (22.41%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Legal
3 12 (10.34%) Law
4 7 (6.03%) Banking
5 5 (4.31%) Back Office
6 4 (3.45%) Retail
7 3 (2.59%) Publishing
8 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.86%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (18.97%) Analyst
2 15 (12.93%) Architect
2 15 (12.93%) Messaging Engineer
3 14 (12.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) Consultant
5 11 (9.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Consultant
8 6 (5.17%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Exchange Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Solutions Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Designer
10 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (3.45%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.45%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.72%) Middleware
2 1 (0.86%) .NET
2 1 (0.86%) Web Services
2 1 (0.86%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.62%) Clustering
3 5 (4.31%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.86%) NHS
5 1 (0.86%) Firmware
5 1 (0.86%) PKI
5 1 (0.86%) Statistics
5 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 78 (67.24%) Windows
2 51 (43.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (19.83%) Windows 7
4 23 (19.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.76%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.31%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.72%) Android
8 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.45%) Migration
2 6 (5.17%) Change Management
3 5 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (4.31%) Asset Management
3 5 (4.31%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
4 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 3 (2.59%) Project Management
5 3 (2.59%) ITIL
5 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2
5 3 (2.59%) Supplier Management
5 3 (2.59%) Data Migration
5 3 (2.59%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (2.59%) Email Management
6 2 (1.72%) High Availability
6 2 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (1.72%) Change Control
6 2 (1.72%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (15.52%) PowerShell
2 17 (14.66%) SQL
3 5 (4.31%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (19.83%) MCSE
3 12 (10.34%) MCITP
4 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.59%) VCP5
5 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.59%) MCTS
6 2 (1.72%) Degree
7 1 (0.86%) CCNA
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.03%) QA
System Software
1 46 (39.66%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (12.07%) Hyper-V
4 12 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 12 (10.34%) vSphere
5 6 (5.17%) XenApp
5 6 (5.17%) VMware ESX
6 4 (3.45%) VMware Server
6 4 (3.45%) UAG
6 4 (3.45%) DFS Replication
7 3 (2.59%) XenServer
8 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (12.93%) SCOM
2 12 (10.34%) SCCM
3 11 (9.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (4.31%) MOM
5 5 (4.31%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.86%) SCSM
6 1 (0.86%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.86%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 67 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 42 (36.21%) VMware
3 31 (26.72%) Citrix
4 18 (15.52%) NetApp
5 11 (9.48%) Symantec
5 11 (9.48%) Cisco
6 9 (7.76%) Dell
7 5 (4.31%) Websense
7 5 (4.31%) HP
7 5 (4.31%) SonicWALL
7 5 (4.31%) F5
8 4 (3.45%) Riverbed
8 4 (3.45%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.45%) Mitel
8 4 (3.45%) Avaya
9 3 (2.59%) Veeam
10 2 (1.72%) IronPort
10 2 (1.72%) EMC
10 2 (1.72%) Intel
10 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
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