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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Exchange Server 2013 over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 227 213 210
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 35 60 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.63% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 3.76% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 19
Median daily rate £363 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £378 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +75.00%
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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1610 1594 1692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.24% 16.64% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 985 913
Median daily rate £425 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 53 74
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.68 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.21% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.22 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £36.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

Exchange Server 2013
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Berkshire +9 14 £300 +50.00% 3
Surrey 0 9 £488 +69.56% 3
Hampshire -20 6 £325 -10.34% 2
Buckinghamshire +6 3 £538 - 1
East Sussex +6 1 £375 +15.38% 2
Kent +3 1 £425 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
Exchange Server 2013
England

Exchange Server 2013
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2013.

1 77 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 64 (70.33%) Windows
3 62 (68.13%) Active Directory
3 62 (68.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 49 (53.85%) Migration
5 45 (49.45%) Office 365
6 42 (46.15%) Windows Server
6 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
7 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (35.16%) PowerShell
9 31 (34.07%) Security Cleared
10 29 (31.87%) Exchange Server 2003
10 29 (31.87%) VMware
11 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (29.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 20 (21.98%) SharePoint
14 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
16 17 (18.68%) DNS
17 16 (17.58%) Citrix
18 14 (15.38%) Skype for Business
18 14 (15.38%) Windows 10
19 13 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
19 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (14.29%) SQL
20 12 (13.19%) VMware ESXi
20 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
21 11 (12.09%) MS Office
21 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
21 11 (12.09%) DHCP

Exchange Server 2013
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 77 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 62 (68.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (31.87%) Exchange Server 2003
4 27 (29.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (21.98%) SharePoint
6 14 (15.38%) Skype for Business
7 13 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.20%) Apache
8 2 (2.20%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.10%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
1 11 (12.09%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (49.45%) Office 365
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.20%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.20%) IaaS
3 2 (2.20%) SaaS
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.68%) DNS
2 11 (12.09%) DHCP
3 9 (9.89%) Firewall
3 9 (9.89%) SAN
4 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.69%) WAN
6 6 (6.59%) LAN
7 5 (5.49%) iSCSI
8 4 (4.40%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (4.40%) MPLS
8 4 (4.40%) Wireless
9 3 (3.30%) Internet
9 3 (3.30%) Skype
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.10%) Network Security
10 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.10%) SMTP
10 1 (1.10%) VoIP
10 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (5.49%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Back Office
2 3 (3.30%) Military
3 2 (2.20%) Electronics
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.20%) Marketing
3 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Consultant
2 17 (18.68%) Architect
3 14 (15.38%) Exchange Consultant
3 14 (15.38%) Migration Consultant
4 12 (13.19%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 12 (13.19%) Microsoft Consultant
5 11 (12.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 11 (12.09%) Office 365 Consultant
6 10 (10.99%) Support Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Technical Architect
8 8 (8.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
10 6 (6.59%) Migration Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Office 365 Specialist
11 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) Administrator
11 5 (5.49%) Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.10%) CSS
2 1 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Clustering
1 6 (6.59%) Replication
2 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.30%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.10%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (1.10%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.10%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.10%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 64 (70.33%) Windows
2 42 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 38 (41.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (15.38%) Windows 10
6 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.79%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.59%) Linux
9 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.10%) Android
11 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.10%) Unix
11 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (53.85%) Migration
2 5 (5.49%) Service Management
3 4 (4.40%) ITIL
3 4 (4.40%) Presales
3 4 (4.40%) TOGAF
4 3 (3.30%) Change Management
4 3 (3.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.30%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.30%) Load Balancing
4 3 (3.30%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (2.20%) CRM
5 2 (2.20%) Data Migration
5 2 (2.20%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.20%) Programme Management
5 2 (2.20%) Server Building
6 1 (1.10%) DevOps
6 1 (1.10%) Email Migration
6 1 (1.10%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) PowerShell
2 13 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (2.20%) Java
3 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) PHP
4 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) Security Cleared
2 18 (19.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.49%) MCSE
5 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.40%) MCITP
6 3 (3.30%) MCTS
7 2 (2.20%) Dell Certification
8 1 (1.10%) CCNA
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.10%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.10%) MCP
8 1 (1.10%) MCSA
8 1 (1.10%) RHCSA
System Software
1 62 (68.13%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
3 12 (13.19%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (9.89%) vSphere
5 7 (7.69%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.10%) Postfix
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.30%) SCOM
4 2 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.10%) Ansible
5 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) Puppet
5 1 (1.10%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.10%) SmoothWall
5 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 29 (31.87%) VMware
3 16 (17.58%) Citrix
4 7 (7.69%) Dell
5 5 (5.49%) EMC
5 5 (5.49%) Symantec
6 4 (4.40%) Sophos
7 3 (3.30%) NetApp
8 2 (2.20%) Google
8 2 (2.20%) HP
8 2 (2.20%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.20%) Lotus
8 2 (2.20%) SAP
9 1 (1.10%) Apple
9 1 (1.10%) Cisco
9 1 (1.10%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.10%) Tripwire
9 1 (1.10%) Veeam