The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
England / North West
Rank - 141 129
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 0 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.81% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 6
Median daily rate - £300 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £346 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.91% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -34.54%

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

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
435 604 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 16.72% 15.91% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 341 265
Median daily rate £375 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £489 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 42 30
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +44.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Exchange Server 2013 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) SMTP
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lync Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Support
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec