The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 72 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 19 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.24% 0.081% 0.100%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.06% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 1
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£310 £275 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -35.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -
Exchange Server 2013
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
269 189 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.56% 15.32% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 100 101
Average daily rate £385 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £285 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £419 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 21
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £11.80 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £30.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Wigan - 1 - -
Exchange Server 2013
North West

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (65.00%) Citrix
4 13 (65.00%) XenApp
4 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 12 (60.00%) SCCM
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (15.00%) Server Building
8 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (10.00%) Lync
8 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) SLA
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
9 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (5.00%) Linux
9 1 (5.00%) MCSA
9 1 (5.00%) C
9 1 (5.00%) SQL
9 1 (5.00%) MS Office
9 1 (5.00%) SAP
9 1 (5.00%) CCNP
9 1 (5.00%) CCNA
9 1 (5.00%) LAN

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Legal
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) DTV
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Server Building
2 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (70.00%) Hyper-V
3 13 (65.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Citrix
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Avaya
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) Brocade
3 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.00%) RightFax
3 1 (5.00%) SAP