The first table below looks at the demand for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Reading region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
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 £22.50 £22.50 -
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
173 162 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.55% 17.49% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 68 75
Average daily rate £365 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 5
Average hourly rate £17.75 £14.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.33% -57.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
Exchange Server 2013
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Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Blackberry
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Lync
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
6 4 (36.36%) MCP
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) ARCserve
7 3 (27.27%) Symantec
7 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (27.27%) Change Control
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (45.45%) Lync
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2000
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) DMZ
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Wintel Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Blackberry
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) MCP
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) MCSD
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) ARCserve
1 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (27.27%) NetBackup
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) SCOrch
2 2 (18.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Symantec
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) Lumension