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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 211 196 225
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 45 42 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.46% 0.013%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.67% 2.72% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 1
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£394 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £346 £415
% change year-on-year
+8.38% -16.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+84.61% -50.00%
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
1683 1545 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.98% 16.88% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 817 727
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 85 95
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.50 £12.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £45.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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
Oxfordshire - 15 £463 - 1
Berkshire -5 12 £350 +11.11% 7
Hampshire -2 9 £400 - 1
Surrey -5 6 £350 - 4
Buckinghamshire -14 2 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 64 (75.29%) MS Exchange
2 54 (63.53%) Active Directory
3 49 (57.65%) Microsoft
3 49 (57.65%) Windows
4 38 (44.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 37 (43.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (42.35%) VMware
7 35 (41.18%) Lync
8 34 (40.00%) Hyper-V
8 34 (40.00%) SharePoint
9 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (28.24%) SQL
11 23 (27.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (22.35%) CRM
12 19 (22.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 19 (22.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 18 (21.18%) Dynamics CRM
13 18 (21.18%) Security Cleared
13 18 (21.18%) BizTalk Server
14 17 (20.00%) Citrix
15 16 (18.82%) Cisco
15 16 (18.82%) Migration
15 16 (18.82%) Clustering
16 15 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
17 14 (16.47%) Office 365
18 13 (15.29%) LAN
18 13 (15.29%) ITIL
19 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
20 11 (12.94%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 64 (75.29%) MS Exchange
2 38 (44.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (41.18%) Lync
4 34 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 19 (22.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 19 (22.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (21.18%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (12.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (8.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (4.71%) IBM Notes
12 3 (3.53%) IIS
13 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2000
14 1 (1.18%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 12 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (10.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Office 365
2 9 (10.59%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) LAN
2 11 (12.94%) Firewall
3 10 (11.76%) WAN
3 10 (11.76%) SAN
4 6 (7.06%) DNS
5 5 (5.88%) SMTP
6 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.71%) VPN
6 4 (4.71%) MPLS
6 4 (4.71%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.53%) BIG-IP
7 3 (3.53%) VLAN
7 3 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.53%) DHCP
8 2 (2.35%) SNMP
8 2 (2.35%) OSPF
8 2 (2.35%) BGP
8 2 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (2.35%) IPsec
8 2 (2.35%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Architect
2 11 (12.94%) Consultant
3 10 (11.76%) Technical Architect
3 10 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (10.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Administrator
5 6 (7.06%) Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Migration Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.53%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (2.35%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.24%) .NET
1 7 (8.24%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.35%) Web Services
2 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Clustering
2 7 (8.24%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
4 3 (3.53%) Replication
4 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.35%) PKI
5 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.35%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 49 (57.65%) Windows
2 37 (43.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (30.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (27.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.71%) Linux
7 3 (3.53%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) CRM
2 16 (18.82%) Migration
3 15 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (15.29%) ITIL
5 9 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.06%) SOA
7 5 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (5.88%) Email Migration
8 4 (4.71%) Service Management
9 3 (3.53%) Change Management
9 3 (3.53%) ITSM
9 3 (3.53%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (3.53%) Network Management
10 2 (2.35%) Time Management
10 2 (2.35%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.35%) Data Architecture
10 2 (2.35%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (2.35%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) SQL
2 11 (12.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.76%) MCSE
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.71%) CCNP
4 3 (3.53%) CCNA
4 3 (3.53%) MCITP
4 3 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.35%) MCTS
5 2 (2.35%) MCSA
5 2 (2.35%) MCP
6 1 (1.18%) MCSD
6 1 (1.18%) HND
6 1 (1.18%) CCA
6 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.18%) CCEA
6 1 (1.18%) CISSP
6 1 (1.18%) CISA
6 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) P3O
System Software
1 54 (63.53%) Active Directory
2 34 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 24 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.94%) XenDesktop
5 7 (8.24%) vSphere
6 6 (7.06%) XenApp
7 4 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.35%) Samba
8 2 (2.35%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.18%) Xen
9 1 (1.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) SCOM
2 5 (5.88%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.53%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.35%) Foglight
4 2 (2.35%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (2.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) WSUS
5 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (57.65%) Microsoft
2 36 (42.35%) VMware
3 17 (20.00%) Citrix
4 16 (18.82%) Cisco
5 8 (9.41%) HP
6 7 (8.24%) Symantec
7 6 (7.06%) 3PAR
8 5 (5.88%) Altiris
8 5 (5.88%) CA
9 4 (4.71%) Lotus
9 4 (4.71%) Brocade
9 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.53%) F5
10 3 (3.53%) WatchGuard
10 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.35%) Juniper
11 2 (2.35%) Tripwire
11 2 (2.35%) ProCurve
12 1 (1.18%) Veeam
12 1 (1.18%) Verint
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Church International
Rate: £400-£450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Neg
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 27 days ago