The table below looks at the statistics for Exchange Server 2013 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 205 207 227
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 60 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.40% 0.071%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.63% 2.17% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 4
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£363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.07% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £12.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -46.66%
Exchange Server 2013
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1652 1707 1413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.29% 18.60% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 917 770
Average daily rate £366 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 74 95
Average hourly rate £18.68 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £47.50 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.68 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+26.80% -14.48%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Exchange Server 2013 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Exchange Server 2013 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Exchange Server 2013
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire +20 28 £363 +8.20% 4
Buckinghamshire -7 9 - - 3
Kent -4 7 - - 3
Surrey +2 5 £275 -27.63% 2
East Sussex +1 4 £325 - 1
Berkshire 0 4 £200 -52.94% 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £313 -
West Sussex - 1 £350 - 1
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Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 94 (93.07%) MS Exchange
2 82 (81.19%) Windows
3 77 (76.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 75 (74.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (69.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (66.34%) Active Directory
7 60 (59.41%) Microsoft
8 45 (44.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 44 (43.56%) MCSE
10 41 (40.59%) ITIL
11 38 (37.62%) VMware
12 33 (32.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 31 (30.69%) Lync
14 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
15 23 (22.77%) Citrix
16 21 (20.79%) Migration
16 21 (20.79%) Intel
16 21 (20.79%) XenApp
17 19 (18.81%) XenDesktop
17 19 (18.81%) Office 365
18 18 (17.82%) Firewall
18 18 (17.82%) DNS
18 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
18 18 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (16.83%) vSphere
20 16 (15.84%) SCCM
20 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
21 15 (14.85%) SQL
21 15 (14.85%) Cisco
22 14 (13.86%) SAN

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 94 (93.07%) MS Exchange
2 77 (76.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (32.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 31 (30.69%) Lync
5 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.93%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (6.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.95%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.98%) IIS
10 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 25 (24.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.81%) Office 365
2 7 (6.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.82%) DNS
1 18 (17.82%) Firewall
2 14 (13.86%) SAN
3 13 (12.87%) LAN
3 13 (12.87%) DHCP
4 12 (11.88%) WAN
5 11 (10.89%) TCP/IP
6 9 (8.91%) MPLS
7 7 (6.93%) OSPF
7 7 (6.93%) BGP
7 7 (6.93%) VPN
8 5 (4.95%) BIG-IP
8 5 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (4.95%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.96%) Unified Communications
9 4 (3.96%) VLAN
10 3 (2.97%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.97%) Structured Cabling
10 3 (2.97%) SMTP
10 3 (2.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.99%) MySQL
General
1 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.99%) Finance
2 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Architect
2 19 (18.81%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (11.88%) Consultant
4 11 (10.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (9.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (9.90%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Exchange Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.96%) Administrator
9 3 (2.97%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.97%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (2.97%) Server Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.94%) PKI
2 6 (5.94%) Thin Client
2 6 (5.94%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.96%) Clustering
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.99%) iPhone
6 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.99%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Life Science
6 1 (0.99%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 82 (81.19%) Windows
2 75 (74.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 70 (69.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (5.94%) Linux
6 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.59%) ITIL
2 21 (20.79%) Migration
3 6 (5.94%) CRM
4 5 (4.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (4.95%) Data Analysis
4 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
4 5 (4.95%) Coaching
5 4 (3.96%) Network Management
5 4 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (3.96%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.97%) Patch Management
6 3 (2.97%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.97%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (2.97%) ITSM
6 3 (2.97%) Service Management
6 3 (2.97%) Change Management
7 2 (1.98%) Configuration Management
7 2 (1.98%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.85%) SQL
2 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (44.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (43.56%) MCSE
3 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
4 14 (13.86%) SC Cleared
5 9 (8.91%) MCTS
6 8 (7.92%) MCITP
7 7 (6.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (4.95%) CCNA
8 5 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.96%) HND
9 4 (3.96%) MCSA
9 4 (3.96%) CCNP
10 2 (1.98%) VCP4
11 1 (0.99%) Degree
11 1 (0.99%) CCDA
11 1 (0.99%) CISSP
11 1 (0.99%) CISA
11 1 (0.99%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 67 (66.34%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.79%) XenApp
3 19 (18.81%) XenDesktop
4 18 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (16.83%) vSphere
6 14 (13.86%) Hyper-V
7 9 (8.91%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (3.96%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.96%) DFS Replication
9 3 (2.97%) ISA Server
9 3 (2.97%) Samba
9 3 (2.97%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.99%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (15.84%) SCCM
2 10 (9.90%) SolarWinds Orion
3 9 (8.91%) SCOM
4 4 (3.96%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (3.96%) Foglight
4 4 (3.96%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.96%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.96%) WSUS
5 3 (2.97%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.98%) vMotion
7 1 (0.99%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.99%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 60 (59.41%) Microsoft
2 38 (37.62%) VMware
3 23 (22.77%) Citrix
4 21 (20.79%) Intel
5 15 (14.85%) Cisco
6 14 (13.86%) SolarWinds
7 9 (8.91%) HP
8 8 (7.92%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.92%) 3PAR
9 6 (5.94%) ProCurve
10 5 (4.95%) Brocade
10 5 (4.95%) F5
11 4 (3.96%) Sophos
11 4 (3.96%) Veritas
12 3 (2.97%) CA
12 3 (2.97%) Symantec
12 3 (2.97%) Altiris
12 3 (2.97%) Veeam
13 2 (1.98%) Polycom
13 2 (1.98%) Juniper
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