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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 311 347 364
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +17
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 85 40 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.18% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 0.99% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 20 2
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£438 £350 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £249 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £28.75 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 -
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
3922 4031 3726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.69% 18.46% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2752 2713 2448
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 76 141
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.70 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.97% +1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £33.50 £44.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

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 January 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
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 January 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 +26 24 £450 +28.57% 24
Docklands, London - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
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Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 145 (89.51%) MS Exchange
2 121 (74.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 116 (71.60%) Windows
4 103 (63.58%) Microsoft
5 100 (61.73%) Active Directory
6 95 (58.64%) VMware
7 91 (56.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 85 (52.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 82 (50.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 63 (38.89%) Office 365
11 60 (37.04%) Migration
12 57 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 54 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 49 (30.25%) Microsoft Certification
14 49 (30.25%) SAN
15 45 (27.78%) PowerShell
15 45 (27.78%) Lync
16 44 (27.16%) Hyper-V
17 42 (25.93%) Citrix
18 38 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2003
19 35 (21.60%) MCSE
19 35 (21.60%) Finance
20 34 (20.99%) NetApp
21 30 (18.52%) Firewall
22 27 (16.67%) vSphere
23 26 (16.05%) Blackberry
23 26 (16.05%) Cisco
24 24 (14.81%) Office Communications Server
24 24 (14.81%) VLAN
25 23 (14.20%) XenApp

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 145 (89.51%) MS Exchange
2 121 (74.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 91 (56.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (27.78%) Lync
5 38 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (14.81%) Office Communications Server
7 21 (12.96%) SharePoint
8 16 (9.88%) IIS
9 15 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
10 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.62%) Apache
11 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 20 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 63 (38.89%) Office 365
2 18 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.32%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.32%) IaaS
4 4 (2.47%) PaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (30.25%) SAN
2 30 (18.52%) Firewall
3 24 (14.81%) VLAN
4 22 (13.58%) DNS
5 19 (11.73%) NAS
6 17 (10.49%) VPN
7 15 (9.26%) NetScaler
8 14 (8.64%) WAN
9 13 (8.02%) DHCP
10 12 (7.41%) LAN
10 12 (7.41%) LDAP
11 11 (6.79%) VoIP
12 8 (4.94%) Unified Communications
12 8 (4.94%) iSCSI
12 8 (4.94%) BIG-IP
12 8 (4.94%) TCP/IP
13 6 (3.70%) MPLS
14 4 (2.47%) SNMP
14 4 (2.47%) Kerberos
14 4 (2.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (21.60%) Finance
2 15 (9.26%) Advertising
3 12 (7.41%) Banking
4 11 (6.79%) Marketing
5 8 (4.94%) Retail
6 6 (3.70%) Investment Banking
7 5 (3.09%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.85%) Publishing
9 2 (1.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.62%) Law
10 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (17.28%) Architect
3 20 (12.35%) Consultant
4 16 (9.88%) Support Engineer
5 14 (8.64%) Analyst
6 13 (8.02%) Systems Engineer
7 11 (6.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (4.94%) Messaging Engineer
8 8 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.32%) Exchange Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) Exchange Consultant
9 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Consultant
9 7 (4.32%) Server Engineer
9 7 (4.32%) Messaging Analyst
9 7 (4.32%) Wintel Engineer
10 6 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.70%) Messaging Architect
10 6 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.32%) Middleware
1 7 (4.32%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.85%) .NET
3 2 (1.23%) HTML
3 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.23%) JSP
4 1 (0.62%) MAPI
4 1 (0.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.05%) Blackberry
2 16 (9.88%) Clustering
3 11 (6.79%) Replication
4 9 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 6 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) NHS
7 2 (1.23%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.62%) PKI
8 1 (0.62%) Statistics
8 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 116 (71.60%) Windows
2 85 (52.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 82 (50.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (12.35%) Windows 7
6 16 (9.88%) Windows XP
7 15 (9.26%) Linux
8 7 (4.32%) Android
8 7 (4.32%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.47%) UNIX
10 3 (1.85%) MVS
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.04%) Migration
2 23 (14.20%) ITIL
3 20 (12.35%) Configuration Management
4 19 (11.73%) Change Management
5 11 (6.79%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.32%) Asset Management
7 7 (4.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (4.32%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (4.32%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (2.47%) Change Control
9 3 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (1.85%) Release Management
9 3 (1.85%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (1.23%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (1.23%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (1.23%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.23%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.23%) Workflow
10 2 (1.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.41%) SQL
3 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.47%) VBScript
4 3 (1.85%) Perl
5 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (30.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (21.60%) MCSE
3 12 (7.41%) MCTS
4 10 (6.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (4.94%) CCNA
5 8 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.32%) Degree
6 7 (4.32%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.32%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.70%) VCP5
7 6 (3.70%) MCSA
7 6 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (3.09%) MCITP
9 4 (2.47%) CCEA
9 4 (2.47%) CCA
9 4 (2.47%) MCP
10 3 (1.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.23%) CCNP
12 1 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 100 (61.73%) Active Directory
2 57 (35.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (27.16%) Hyper-V
4 27 (16.67%) vSphere
5 23 (14.20%) XenApp
6 10 (6.17%) VMware ESX
7 8 (4.94%) XenServer
8 7 (4.32%) NFS
9 6 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (3.09%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (3.09%) VMware Server
10 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (3.09%) DFS Replication
11 4 (2.47%) XenDesktop
12 3 (1.85%) UAG
13 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.23%) Postfix
13 2 (1.23%) Xen
14 1 (0.62%) KVM
14 1 (0.62%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (9.88%) SCCM
2 14 (8.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 13 (8.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (6.17%) SCOM
5 4 (2.47%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.47%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (2.47%) MOM
6 1 (0.62%) Foglight
6 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.62%) WSUS
6 1 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 103 (63.58%) Microsoft
2 95 (58.64%) VMware
3 42 (25.93%) Citrix
4 34 (20.99%) NetApp
5 26 (16.05%) Cisco
6 21 (12.96%) EMC
6 21 (12.96%) Symantec
7 19 (11.73%) HP
8 12 (7.41%) Veeam
8 12 (7.41%) AppSense
9 10 (6.17%) Dell
10 8 (4.94%) 3PAR
10 8 (4.94%) F5
11 7 (4.32%) IronPort
12 4 (2.47%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.47%) Mitel
12 4 (2.47%) Altiris
12 4 (2.47%) Websense
12 4 (2.47%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.47%) Sophos
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