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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 149 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +5
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 8 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.74% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.33% 5.12% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 4
Median daily rate £281 £215 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.81% -8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £310 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.32%
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
602 527 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.97% 14.48% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 305 210
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 28
Median hourly rate £14.34 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -27 4 - - 3
Cheshire -3 1 £190 -11.62% 2
Merseyside -4 1 £313 -
Cumbria - 1 £250 -
Exchange Server 2013
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 33 (89.19%) MS Exchange
2 30 (81.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (62.16%) Skype for Business
4 21 (56.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
6 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
7 18 (48.65%) IronPort
8 16 (43.24%) Office 365
8 16 (43.24%) Dell
8 16 (43.24%) Windows
9 14 (37.84%) Symantec
9 14 (37.84%) Migration
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (29.73%) VMware
10 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
10 11 (29.73%) Skype
11 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
11 10 (27.03%) Cisco
11 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (24.32%) XenApp
12 9 (24.32%) SCCM
12 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
13 8 (21.62%) SQL
14 7 (18.92%) Citrix
14 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
14 7 (18.92%) Banking
14 7 (18.92%) XenDesktop
14 7 (18.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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 33 (89.19%) MS Exchange
2 30 (81.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (62.16%) Skype for Business
4 21 (56.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
6 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) IIS
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (43.24%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Skype
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
3 5 (13.51%) VoIP
4 4 (10.81%) DHCP
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) SAN
5 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 2 (5.41%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (5.41%) SMTP
6 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.70%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.70%) PBX
7 1 (2.70%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 7 (18.92%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Local Government
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Consultant
2 7 (18.92%) Messaging Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) Lync Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Messaging Support
4 4 (10.81%) Server Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Messaging Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Messaging Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Office 365 Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) PKI
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Migration
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.41%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) PowerShell
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) MCSE
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
1 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (24.32%) XenApp
3 7 (18.92%) XenDesktop
4 6 (16.22%) vSphere
5 5 (13.51%) Brightmail
5 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
6 4 (10.81%) XenServer
7 3 (8.11%) VMware Server
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.41%) Postfix
8 2 (5.41%) Sendmail
9 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 7 (18.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (13.51%) AirWatch
3 5 (13.51%) SCOM
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) IronPort
3 16 (43.24%) Dell
4 14 (37.84%) Symantec
5 11 (29.73%) VMware
6 10 (27.03%) Cisco
7 7 (18.92%) Citrix
8 6 (16.22%) RightFax
9 5 (13.51%) HP
10 4 (10.81%) Compaq
10 4 (10.81%) ThinPrint
11 3 (8.11%) NetApp
12 2 (5.41%) AppSense
12 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
12 2 (5.41%) MobileIron
12 2 (5.41%) Trustwave
12 2 (5.41%) Wyse
13 1 (2.70%) Avaya
13 1 (2.70%) EMC
13 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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