The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 South East 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Rank 194 227 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2013 43 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.060% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.59% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
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 £11.25 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1659 1416 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.55% 16.87% 16.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 765 748
Average daily rate £350 £355 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 97 83
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% -19.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.12 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Exchange Server 2013
England

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 10 July 2014.

Exchange Server 2013 Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +19 17 £425 - 12
Buckinghamshire -1 12 - - 2
Hampshire - 7 £375 - 4
Kent - 4 £350 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Surrey +2 1 £380 -6.17% 4
West Sussex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Exchange Server 2013
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 78 (84.78%) MS Exchange
2 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
3 52 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 47 (51.09%) Windows
5 46 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 36 (39.13%) Lync
6 36 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 34 (36.96%) Migration
8 25 (27.17%) Cisco
9 24 (26.09%) MS Excel
10 23 (25.00%) Blackberry
10 23 (25.00%) VMware
11 20 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (20.65%) Firewall
12 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
13 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
13 18 (19.57%) Citrix
14 17 (18.48%) Office 365
15 16 (17.39%) ITIL
16 15 (16.30%) MCSE
16 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
16 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 15 (16.30%) Symantec
16 15 (16.30%) Hyper-V
17 14 (15.22%) MobileIron
17 14 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (14.13%) SC Cleared
19 12 (13.04%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 78 (84.78%) MS Exchange
2 52 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (39.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 36 (39.13%) Lync
4 20 (21.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
6 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (4.35%) Zimbra
8 4 (4.35%) SAS
8 4 (4.35%) IBM Notes
9 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.48%) Office 365
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) Firewall
2 9 (9.78%) SAN
3 7 (7.61%) DNS
3 7 (7.61%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (7.61%) Internet
4 5 (5.43%) LAN
4 5 (5.43%) WAN
4 5 (5.43%) DHCP
5 4 (4.35%) DMZ
5 4 (4.35%) MPLS
5 4 (4.35%) OSPF
5 4 (4.35%) BGP
5 4 (4.35%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.17%) SSL
6 2 (2.17%) VPN
7 1 (1.09%) PBX
7 1 (1.09%) PSTN
7 1 (1.09%) Network Security
7 1 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (13.04%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.43%) Local Government
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Architect
2 13 (14.13%) Messaging Engineer
3 10 (10.87%) Consultant
3 10 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (7.61%) Technical Architect
4 7 (7.61%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Project Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (5.43%) Mobility Engineer
7 4 (4.35%) Exchange Consultant
8 3 (3.26%) Technical Manager
8 3 (3.26%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.26%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (3.26%) Wintel Architect
9 2 (2.17%) Escalation Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (2.17%) Messaging Architect
9 2 (2.17%) Principal Architect
9 2 (2.17%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.26%) Clustering
3 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.09%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 47 (51.09%) Windows
2 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.87%) Android
3 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (3.26%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) Migration
2 16 (17.39%) ITIL
3 9 (9.78%) Change Management
4 8 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 6 (6.52%) Project Management
6 5 (5.43%) CRM
6 5 (5.43%) Network Design
6 5 (5.43%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.35%) Change Control
7 4 (4.35%) Budget Control
7 4 (4.35%) TOGAF
7 4 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.26%) Workflow
9 2 (2.17%) Project Planning
9 2 (2.17%) Service Management
9 2 (2.17%) Process Management
9 2 (2.17%) MOF
9 2 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.30%) MCSE
2 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (15.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (14.13%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.52%) Degree
5 6 (6.52%) MCP
6 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (4.35%) CCNP
7 4 (4.35%) CCNA
7 4 (4.35%) CCA
7 4 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.17%) MCSD
8 2 (2.17%) MCITP
9 1 (1.09%) VCP4
9 1 (1.09%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.17%) BS7799
2 2 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (16.30%) Hyper-V
3 9 (9.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.70%) vSphere
5 7 (7.61%) XenApp
6 6 (6.52%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.35%) VMware Server
7 4 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.35%) UAG
8 3 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (3.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (13.04%) SCCM
2 11 (11.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (6.52%) SCOM
4 4 (4.35%) SCOrch
4 4 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.26%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.26%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.26%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.17%) WSUS
6 2 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 57 (61.96%) Microsoft
2 25 (27.17%) Cisco
3 23 (25.00%) VMware
4 18 (19.57%) Citrix
5 15 (16.30%) Symantec
6 14 (15.22%) MobileIron
7 11 (11.96%) RightFax
7 11 (11.96%) IronPort
8 7 (7.61%) WatchGuard
8 7 (7.61%) Juniper
9 4 (4.35%) Lotus
9 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.35%) Veeam
10 2 (2.17%) Proofpoint
10 2 (2.17%) McAfee
10 2 (2.17%) Clearswift
11 1 (1.09%) Lumension
11 1 (1.09%) Remedy
11 1 (1.09%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.09%) HP
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